Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Wednesday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall St. slightly higher ahead of Fed's statement

[Reuters] Central banks' dovish cooing keeps world stocks lulled near two-week highs

Tuesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Trade optimism, dovish Fed bets power Wall Street rally

[Reuters] Oil soars 4% on hopes U.S.-China trade talks resume, Mideast tension

[Reuters] U.S., China rekindle trade talks ahead of Trump-Xi G20 meeting

[Reuters] White House considered demoting Fed's Powell: report

[CNBC] Trump on demoting Fed Chair Jerome Powell, day before rate decision: ‘Let’s see what he does’

[CNBC] Kudlow says the White House is not considering demoting Fed Chair Powell right now

[Reuters] Trump not taking action against Fed chair Powell -White House adviser

[The Hill] Why Washington won't address soaring deficits

[Bloomberg] Fischer Says Trump Rate-Cut Push Could Destroy Fed Independence

[Bloomberg] Huge Wall of Maturing Debt Looms for India's Shadow Lenders

[NYT] Global Economic Growth Is Already Slowing. The U.S. Trade War Is Making It Worse.

[WSJ] Trump, Xi to Have ‘Extended Meeting’ on Trade at G-20 Summit in Japan

[FT] The US and Iran are playing nuclear roulette in the Gulf