Sunday, August 4, 2019

Monday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall Street tumbles as yuan slide intensifies trade worries

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Yuan Tumbles, Stocks Plunge; No `Circuit Breaker': Markets Wrap

[Reuters] China lets yuan slump past 7 per dollar for first time in over decade as trade war escalates

[Reuters] Treasuries - U.S. 3-month, 10-year curve inversion deepest April 2007

[Reuters] JGB yields slide as yuan slumps; 10-year yield hits lower end of BOJ target

[Reuters] Oil prices drop as U.S.-China trade war fuels growth concerns

[Reuters] Trump jabs Fed, calls China's currency move 'major violation'

[Reuters] China dismisses Trump agri purchase claim, says honoring pledges

[CNBC] China’s central bank denies it’s devaluing country’s currency to counter tariffs

[Reuters] U.S. services growth hits three-year low in July: ISM

[Reuters] Japan service sector growth eases on tempered optimism, job creation: PMI

[Reuters] China's yuan slumps beyond 7 per dollar as trade war escalation raises economic fears

[Reuters] Hong Kong police fire tear gas, rubber bullets as strikes paralyze city

[Bloomberg] The Forever Trade War Looms as Trump Deepens Battle With China

[Bloomberg] China Hits Back at Trump With Weaker Yuan, Halt on Crop Imports

[Bloomberg] Traders Brace for Full-Blown Currency War as China’s Yuan Sinks

[Bloomberg] Yuan at 7 Is China’s Warning Shot to Trump

[FT] What next for the renminbi after breaching Rmb7 per dollar?

[FT] The Asian strategic order is dying

Sunday Evening Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asia Stocks Drop on Trade Woes; Korean Won Slides: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] l Resumes Slide on Trade War Threat, Geopolitical Tensions

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] JPMorgan Lowers Yuan Call, Goldman Ups Yen Forecast on Trade War

[CNBC] Corporate profits have soared and workers from Amazon to United Airlines are now demanding their cut

[Reuters] Hong Kong government: protests are pushing city to 'extremely dangerous edge'

[Reuters] How a shadow banking crisis sent India's autos sector into a tailspin

[Bloomberg] World's Biggest Banks Trade at Record Lows as China Pain Spreads

[FT] Trump’s latest threat risks prolonging trade war

[FT] Hong Kong prepares for general strike as unrest spreads

Sunday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall St Week Ahead-Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war

[Reuters] EU must change its negotiating terms for Brexit, says Britain's Barclay

[Reuters] China destabilizing Indo-Pacific: U.S. Defense Secretary

[Reuters] HK police fire teargas as China says it will not 'sit idly by'

[Bloomberg] Morgan Stanley Turns Gloomier on Emerging Market Debt

[Bloomberg] Putin’s Pledge to Ditch the Dollar Is Slowly Becoming a Reality

[Bloomberg] S. Korea Mulls Drills on Isles Claimed by Japan, Yonhap Reports

[WSJ] Trump Ordered New Chinese Tariffs Over Objections of Advisers

[WSJ] Pompeo Steps Up China Criticism: ‘We Were Asleep at the Switch’

[WSJ] China’s Power to Boost Global Economy Is Fading

[FT] Latest US tariffs reflect a new cold war mentality