Monday, September 23, 2019

Tuesday's News Links

[Reuters] Trade optimism bolsters shares, pound whipsawed by Brexit drama

[Reuters] Oil prices fall due to weak economic data, Saudi output recovery

[MarketWatch] New York Fed term repo operation twice oversubscribed

[CNBC] Signs point to re-heating in housing market as home price gains stop slowdown, S&P Case-Shiller July index says

[Reuters] Brexit crisis deepens as court rules Johnson unlawfully suspended parliament

[CNBC] Here are 4 charts that show China’s rise as a global economic superpower

[Reuters] China central bank governor says in no rush to take big policy easing steps

[Reuters] U.S.-Japan trade deal hits snag as Tokyo seeks assurances on car tariffs

[Reuters] BOJ's Kuroda says any easing will target short-, medium-term rates

[Reuters] Argentina's markets, caged by controls, strain beneath the surface

[Bloomberg] Dealers Rush to N.Y. Fed Repo Operations as Quarter-End Nears

[Bloomberg] China Must Avoid Massive Stimulus and Control Debt, Says PBOC’s Yi

[Bloomberg] BOJ’s Kuroda Expounds on Virtues of Negative Rates

[Bloomberg] The World's Wealthiest Families Are Stockpiling Cash as Recession Fears Grow

[Bloomberg] No Laughing Matter: How Climate Change Is Scaring Central Banks

[WSJ] Fed’s Williams: Fast Action by Central Bank Helped Calm Short-Term Interest-Rate Markets

[WSJ] China’s Central Bank Won’t Follow Others in Easing

[FT] Insider stock sales rise to two-decade high in the US

[FT] Fed’s effort to increase reserves could drag on dollar

Monday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street buoyed by Apple; trade concerns, mixed PMI cap gains

[Reuters] NY Fed's Williams says NY Fed actions had desired effect of reducing market strains

[Reuters] Fed's Bullard: U.S. policy now 'considerably' looser, but markets may demand more

[Fortune] Why the Repo Market Is Such a Big Deal—and Why Its $400 Billion Bailout Is So Unnerving

[CNBC] More Americans are house rich, but they’re leaving that cash in the house

[Reuters] EU's Barnier says it's hard to see Brexit solution

[Bloomberg] Dudley Says Fed Will Strongly Consider a Standing Repo Facility

[Bloomberg] Draghi Says ECB Should Examine New Ideas Like MMT

[Bloomberg] Muni-Bond Sales Surging as Yields Tumble to Lowest Since 1960s

[WSJ] Repo-Market Tumult Raises Concerns About New Benchmark Rate

[WSJ] Aramco’s Repairs Could Take Months Longer Than Company Anticipates, Contractors Say

[FT] World leaders call for action to avert ‘apocalyptic’ climate change