Sunday, May 5, 2019

Monday's News Links

[Reuters] Stocks, commodities tumble after Trump vows China tariff hike

[CNBC] Chinese markets plunge more than 5% as US-China trade tensions escalate

[CNBC] Chinese yuan tumbles as Trump’s tariff threats sting markets

[Reuters] Treasuries - U.S. yields stay lower on U.S.-China trade tension

[Reuters] China sets yuan mid-point at weakest level in 2-1/2 months

[Reuters] China trade team still preparing to go for talks after Trump cranks up pressure

[CNBC] Goldman Sachs: Here’s what could happen next with the US-China trade war

[Reuters] Two U.S. warships sail in disputed South China Sea

[Bloomberg] With Two Tweets, Trump Shatters Historic Calm in Global Markets

[Bloomberg] Worst Yuan Drop Since 2016 Catches Options Traders Off Guard

[Bloomberg] China to Impose Stricter Policy on Bad-Loan Recognition

[Bloomberg] China Steers Credit to Small Firms in Targeted Reserve Cut

[WSJ] Trump Tweets Corner China’s Xi—Get a Trade Deal Without Looking Wea

[WSJ] Strong Dollar Confronts Clashing Signs

[FT] Trump ups the stakes in trade talks with China

[FT] Eurozone is running low on ways to boost growth

[FT] Quant equity funds suffer $25bn of outflows

Sunday Evening Links

[CNBC] Dow futures drop more than 500 points as China considers canceling trade talks due to Trump threats

[Reuters] Stocks, commodities tumble after Trump vows China tariff hike

[Reuters] Yen firms, yuan falls as Trump China tariff threat jolts markets

[Reuters] Oil prices tumble by more than 2 pct after Trump announces new tariffs on Chinese goods

[Reuters] China considers canceling trade talks with U.S. after Trump vows new tariff hike: WSJ

[CNBC] Trump says tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods will increase to 25%, blames slow progress in trade talks

[Reuters] Trump vows new tariff hike on Chinese goods, escalating tension in trade talks

[Reuters] China central bank to cut reserve requirements for small, medium banks

[Reuters] China April services sector expands further on strong export sales: Caixin PMI

[Reuters] Explainer: Who pays Trump's tariffs - China and other exporters or U.S. customers?

[Reuters] Fed faces tough sell on inflation framework

[Reuters] Fed up Canada tells U.S. to help with China crisis or forget about favors

[Reuters] U.S. deploying carrier, bombers to Middle East in warning to Iran: Bolton

[Bloomberg] China Considers Delaying Next Trade Talks After Trump’s Tariff Threat

[WSJ] Trump Issues Tariff Threat on $200 Billion of Chinese Goods

[FT] Renminbi hits 4-month low on report China considers cancelling trade talks

Sunday's News Links

[Bloomberg] U.S.-China Trade Deal Talks Enter Endgame: Global Economy Week

[Bloomberg] One Word Grips the Bond Market Before Crucial Inflation Update

[Bloomberg] A $300 Billion Blowup Has Traders Bracing for War in Washington

[Reuters] UK PM May has broken terms of Brexit compromise talks: Labour Party's McDonnell

[Reuters] Iran using all resources to sell oil in 'grey market': deputy minister

[Reuters] Turkey says it will not bow to U.S. sanctions over S-400 deal

[WSJ] Stocks, Bonds, Oil, Bitcoin Are All Up. The Everything Rally Is Back, Worrying Some Investors.

[WSJ] Moore, Cain Withdrawals Re-Up Quest for Loyalists on Fed Board

[FT] Will bond markets buckle from the weight of new issuance?