Thursday, May 9, 2019

Thursday Evening Links

[Reuters] Asia stocks rise as increased tariffs on China loom

[Reuters] First day of U.S.-China trade talks end; Trump's tariff hike set to take effect

[CNBC] Stocks cut losses after Trump says China trade deal still possible, Dow down 200 points

[CNBC] Trump says deal with China is still possible, but tariffs are an 'excellent' alternative

[Reuters] Trump rattles saber at China ahead of make-or-break trade talks

[Reuters] Trump says he has received 'beautiful' letter from China's Xi

[Reuters] U.S. 30-year bonds sold at lowest yield since January 2018

[Reuters] Oil falls as U.S.-China trade fears overshadow supply drop

[Reuters] U.S.-based equity funds post $12.7 bln of cash withdrawals -Lipper

[Reuters] U.S. goods trade deficit with China hits five-year low

[Reuters] North Korea launches more missiles; U.S. seizes coal ship as tensions mount

[AP] Burned before, US pushes for way to enforce China trade deal

[Bloomberg] China Is Armed With Powerful Market Weapons in Duel With Trump

[Bloomberg] China's Electric-Car Mania Draws Parallels to the Dot-Com Bubble

[NYT] Trump Could Raise Tariffs on China. Here’s How China Could Respond.

[WSJ] Can This Marriage Be Saved? Chinese-U.S. Integration Frays

[WSJ] Liquidity Questions Plague Exchange-Traded Funds

[WSJ] As Hurricane, Fire Seasons Approach, More People Likely to Be in Harm’s Way

Thursday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall Street falls as crucial trade talks resume

[Reuters] Global Markets-Shares sink as U.S.-China trade talks go to the wire

[Bloomberg] China's Yuan Tumbles to Lowest Since January on Trade War Fear

[Reuters] Gold prices hold firm ahead of U.S.-China trade talks

[Reuters] As tariff hike looms, China asks U.S. to meet it halfway, denies backtracking

[CNBC] China's Liu He will have dinner with Trump trade negotiators hours before tariff hike takes effect

[Reuters] Trump says Beijing 'broke' trade talk deals, pledges to keep tariffs on Chinese goods

[AP] US, China wield threats going into high-stakes trade talks

[AP] China says it will retaliate if Trump raises tariffs

[CNBC] US trade deficit widens to $50 billion in March

[Reuters] U.S. producer prices rise moderately in April

[Reuters] China banks temper April lending as debt worries rise, but all eyes on trade threat

[Reuters] China's factory-gate inflation hits four-month high, food prices surge

[CNBC] China's food inflation rose 6.1% in April as pork prices spiked

[Reuters] Deputy of Venezuela's Guaido arrested and dragged away by tow truck

[Bloomberg] Trump and China Signal Tougher Stands Ahead of High-Stakes Talks

[Bloomberg] Weakest U.S. Bond Auction in Decade Validates Dimon’s Warning

[Bloomberg] The U.S. and China Are Living in Different Universes

[Reuters] U.S., Japan, India and Philippines challenge Beijing with naval drills in the South China Sea

[WSJ] Small Mortgages Are Getting Harder to Come By

[FT] US-China trade war leaves global economy counting the cost

[FT] Turkey tightens monetary policy with backdoor rate increase

[FT] Iran-US tensions: Trump gambles on curbing Tehran’s reach