Sunday, July 21, 2019

Monday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall St. higher as earnings season gathers steam

[Reuters] Yields fall as dovish central bank policy supports debt

[Reuters] Oil prices rise more than 1% after Iran seizes British tanker

[Reuters] Dollar drifts higher as Gulf tensions bolster safe-haven bid

[Reuters] Did someone say rate cut? Five questions for the ECB

[Reuters] China says U.S. criticism over South China Sea is slander

[Reuters] Iran says it arrests CIA spies, Gulf tensions simmer

[Reuters] Turkey will retaliate if U.S. imposes sanctions over S-400s: minister

[Bloomberg] The Fed Has Reached a Turning Point

[Bloomberg] Trump Pressures Fed to Cut Rates as Policy Makers Set to Decide

[Bloomberg] Hong Kong Tempts China’s Ire as Protests Take More Violent Turn

[Bloomberg] India Closely Monitoring 50 Shadow Banks for Signs of Contagion

[NYT] The Pound Is a Brexit Barometer. It’s Not Looking Great Right Now.

[WSJ] Central Banks Are in Sync on Need for Fresh Stimulus

[WSJ] China Is Opening Markets That Investors Shouldn’t Enter

[WSJ] China Allows Hong Kong Protest Images to Circulate, Fanning Public Anger

[FT] Powell seeks a cure for the disease of low inflation

Sunday Evening Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asia Stocks Mixed; Oil Gains Amid Iran Tensions: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] China will ease policy further, but saving big ammunition for potential shocks-sources

[Reuters] South Korea's July 1-20 exports down 13.6% year-on-year, led by chips

[Bloomberg] China's $40 Trillion Banking System Learns a Hard Lesson on Risk

[Bloomberg] Emerging Markets May Get Tough Lesson From Turkey on Complacency

[Bloomberg] Hong Kong Protests Descend Into Violence Again

[Bloomberg] Wanna Bet $1.3 Trillion on Chinese Regulators?

[NYT] Chinese Money in the U.S. Dries Up as Trade War Drags On

[FT] Market bounce catches Bridgewater fund off-guard

[FT] ‘Eye for eye’ ideology behind Iran tanker seizure

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] Chinese companies looking to buy U.S. farm products: Xinhua

[Reuters] Sink-or-swim showdown beckons for Italy's fractious coalition

[Reuters] Iran warns UK against escalating tensions, says crew of seized ship safe

[AP] Hong Kong residents deface Chinese emblem in latest protest

[AP] US concerned over China’s ‘interference’ in South China Sea

[Bloomberg] China Plans U.S. Farm Products Purchase, Global Times' Hu Says

[WSJ] Iran’s Tanker Seizure Presents U.K. With Policy Dilemma

[FT] Why the wheels fell off China’s tech boom

[FT] Federal Reserve sets sights on quarter-point rate cut