Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street falls on concerns of U.S.-China trade deal delay

[Reuters] Treasuries - U.S. yields tumble on continued U.S.-China trade tension

[CNBC] Congress passes Hong Kong rights bill as Trump tries to strike China trade deal

[Reuters] 'Phase One' U.S.-China trade deal may not be completed this year: trade sources

[Reuters] Trump says he doesn't think China is 'stepping up' in trade talks

[Reuters] Fed minutes show rates on hold, little hurry to change course

[CNBC] The Fed is looking at a ‘standing repo’ operation to handle overnight funding issues

[Bloomberg] Fed Fretted About Economic Risk While Shifting From Cuts to Hold

[Bloomberg] House Plans Vote Backing Hong Kong, Defying China’s Warnings

[NYT] Frozen in Place: Americans Are Moving at the Lowest Rate on Record

[WSJ] Trump Blames Beijing for Lagging Trade Talks

[WSJ] Fed Officials Cut Rates Last Month Amid Worries on Trade, Global Growth

[FT] India’s central bank takes over troubled lender

Wednesday's News Links

[Reuters] Wall Street lower as Hong Kong bill escalates U.S.-China tensions

[Reuters] Sino-U.S. spat over Hong Kong knocks world shares off 22-month high

[CNBC] China accuses US of interference after Senate passes bills supporting Hong Kong protesters

[Reuters] Beijing tariff demands may expand U.S.-China 'phase one' trade deal significantly

[Reuters] Junk loan market tensions signal end of buyout-led binge

[Reuters] China cuts new benchmark lending rate to lower costs, shore up economy

[Reuters] Japan's exports post worst fall in 3 years as shipments to U.S., China drop

[Reuters] Options fade for last Hong Kong campus protesters as U.S. bill angers China

[Bloomberg] Congress Gets a Lesson in MMT Even as Deficit Nears $1 Trillion

[Bloomberg] China Struggles to Hit Back at U.S. Without Hurting Itself

[Bloomberg] China Bank Guarantor Pays Distressed Tewoo’s Bond Interest

[Bloomberg] Defaults in China’s Private Sector Mount as Tunghsu Joins List

[Bloomberg] ECB Flags Risks to Financial Stability From Its Own Stimulus

[Bloomberg] Yields of 100% Push Lebanon’s Bonds Into Venezuela Territory

[Bloomberg] India’s Central Bank Takes Control of Dewan Housing Board

[WSJ] Stalled U.S.-China Trade Talks Raise Threat of Another Impasse

[FT] France and Italy warned by Brussels over high debt levels