Thursday, December 5, 2019

Thursday Evening Links

[Reuters] Wall Street inches higher as Dec. 15 tariff deadline looms

[Reuters] Trump upbeat on U.S.-China talks as Beijing underscores tariff-cut demands

[CNBC] US and China disagree on the size of agriculture purchases, report says

[Bloomberg] Asian Governments Step Up Stimulus as Economic Growth Stalls

[WSJ] Mnuchin Working Closely With Fed, Bank Regulators on Repo Market Issues

[FT] China’s bailout of private companies fails to halt defaults

Thursday's News Links

[Reuters] Stocks keep the faith, sterling gallops higher

[Reuters] OPEC and allies prepare to deepen oil output cuts

[Reuters] China maintains tariffs must be reduced for phase one trade deal with U.S.

[CNBC] China gives little indication US trade talks are progressing

[Reuters] Beijing envoy warns of 'destructive forces' trying to undermine U.S.-China ties

[Reuters] China official media blasts U.S. Uighur bill, calls for reprisals

[Reuters] World food prices surge in November, lifted by meat, vegetable oils: U.N. FAO

[MarketWatch] The repo market is ‘broken’ and Fed injections are not a lasting solution, market pros warn

[Bloomberg] This $1.2 Trillion China Bond Market Is Studded With ‘Fakes’

[Bloomberg] Japan Leans on Fiscal Stimulus to Keep Recession at Bay

[Bloomberg] Moody’s Warns on Outlook for Global Banks, Citing Trade Tensions

[WSJ] China Offers Official Reassurance on Trade Talks With U.S.

[WSJ] A Growing Share of S&P 500 Companies’ Earnings Are Contracting

[FT] Two-thirds of Americans miss out on market gains