Monday, September 16, 2019

Tuesday's News Links

[Reuters] Oil sheds gains, stocks dip as Fed comes into focus

[CNBC] Oil drops 6% on report Saudi oil output will return to normal faster than initially anticipated

[Reuters] Trade talks seen as unlikely to mend U.S.-China divide

[Reuters] U.S., Chinese trade deputy talks to start on Thursday: USTR

[CNBC] Detailed satellite photos show extent of ‘surgical’ attack damage to Saudi Aramco oil facilities

[Reuters] Trump says U.S. reaches trade deals with Japan, no vote needed

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Repo Market Chaos Signals Fed May Be Losing Control of Rates

[Reuters] China keeps one-year money market rate unchanged but easing still likely

[Reuters] China's home price growth slows, developers seen cutting prices

[CNBC] Expectations suddenly are rising that the Fed might not cut interest rates this week

[Reuters] Saudi king says kingdom is capable of responding to attacks

[Bloomberg] Repo Squeeze Threatens to Spill Over Into Funding Markets

[Bloomberg] Overnight Funding Rate Surges Above 8% in Early Tuesday Trading

[Bloomberg] Repo Squeeze Threatens to Spill Over Into Funding Markets

[Bloomberg] Disrepair of U.S. Oil Reserve May Hamper Its Value in a Crisis

[Bloomberg] Mortgage-Bond Rate Risk Surges Most Since 2010

[WSJ] Fed Steps Into Repo Market to Control Soaring Rates

[WSJ] Why Fed Officials Aren’t Saying More About the Rate Outlook

[WSJ] U.S. Tells Saudi Arabia Oil Attacks Were Launched From Iran

[WSJ] China Is Pitting the Yuan Against the Dollar. So Far, It’s Not Going to Plan.

[FT] Debt securitisation rebounds to pre-crash levels

[FT] Investors pull gold from Hong Kong as tensions rise

Monday Evening Links

[Reuters] Oil prices up 12% after attack on key Saudi oil facilities

[Reuters] Gold up 1% as attack on Saudi facilities boosts safe-haven assets

[Reuters] Wall Street hit by Saudi attacks; energy stocks temper losses

[Reuters] U.S. repo rates surge on tax payments, bond settlements

[Reuters] Treasuries - Yields fall as soaring oil adds to global growth fears

[Reuters] Evidence points to Iranian hand in oil attack, says Saudi alliance, as prices soar

[CNBC] Oil prices could go much higher if there is a military escalation after Saudi attack

[Reuters] Attacks on Saudi oil facilities - what will it mean for consumers?

[Reuters] Moody's downgrades Hong Kong outlook to 'negative' as protests continue

[Bloomberg] Aramco to Face Weeks Without the Majority of Abqaiq’s Oil Output

[Bloomberg] Repo Market Chaos Signals Fed May Be Losing Control of Rates

[Bloomberg] Global Currency Trading Surges to $6.6 Trillion-A-Day Market

[Bloomberg] Trump’s Suggestion of Iran Strike Raises Bipartisan Alarm

[Bloomberg] JPMorgan’s Metals Desk Was a Criminal Enterprise, U.S. Says