Sunday, June 16, 2019

Monday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall St. higher; Fed meet eyed

[Reuters] Oil prices fall 1% as economic worries outweigh tanker tensions

[CNBC] Trump ‘perfectly happy’ to slap further tariffs on China if no deal is reached, Wilbur Ross says

[Reuters] Fed likely to resist pressure to cut U.S. rates this week

[Reuters] Deutsche Bank to set up 50 billion euro bad bank

[Reuters] Uncertainty looms as Hong Kong protests drag into new week

[Reuters] Australian home price dive levels out as auctions lift

[Reuters] Pressure builds on Hong Kong leader as democracy activist vows to join protests

[CNBC] Iran says it will break internationally-agreed limit on uranium levels in 10 days

[Bloomberg] Why a Trump-Xi Truce at G-20 Isn’t a Slam Dunk

[Bloomberg] Huawei Warns Trump's Ban Might Wipe Out $30 Billion of Sales Growth

[Bloomberg] As Many as Two Million Protesters Hit Hong Kong Streets

[Bloomberg] Authers: Fed’s Powell Can’t Avoid Making Waves This Week

[Bloomberg] UBS to Lose China Bond Deal After Economist's Pig Remark

[WSJ] Fed Faces Unfamiliar Dilemma With Rate Projections

[WSJ] Fed Stimulus Just Ain’t What It Used to Be

[WSJ] Hong Kong Upheaval Puts Beijing in a Bind

[FT] Almost $12tn in bonds trading with sub-zero yield

[FT] ECB faces crucial test of credibility

Sunday Evening Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asia Stocks to Dip as Focus Turns to Central Banks: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] All eyes on Fed as stock market pines for rate cut

[Reuters] Goldman skeptical of 'insurance' U.S. rate cuts from Fed

[Bloomberg] Stanley Fischer Says Powell Out If Trump Re-Elected in 2020

[Bloomberg] Shadow Banking Crisis Raises Risk of Indian Bad-Loan Redux

[WSJ] Case for Cutting Rates Can Be Found in Close Calls of the 1990s

[WSJ] Iran’s Elite Defense Force Finds New Funding Sources as Tension Rises With U.S.

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] China prepared for long trade fight with the U.S.: party journal

[MarketWatch] Five things to watch in the pivotal Fed meeting

[Reuters] Chinese regulators will restructure Baoshang Bank as soon as possible

[Reuters] India to impose retaliatory tariffs on 28 U.S. goods from Sunday

[Reuters] 'Sea of black' Hong Kong protesters demand leader step down

[NYT] ‘Catastrophic,’ ‘Cataclysmic’: Trump’s Tariff Threat Has Retailers Sounding Alarm

[WSJ] As China Tariffs Loom, Some U.S. Companies Say Buying American Isn’t an Option

[WSJ] Race to Public Markets Continues Despite Uber, Lyft Flops

[FT] Big Tech is America’s new ‘railroad problem’

[FT] Can the ECB’s Mario Draghi bolster expectations for action?