Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Thursday's News Links

[Reuters] Stocks down, safe havens up on China virus worries

[Reuters] Oil falls 2% on spread of China virus

[Reuters] Copper slides to five-month low on China demand angst

[CNBC] US fourth-quarter GDP rose 2.1% and full-year closes with a 2.3% gain

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: Russia closes China border as outbreak tops 7,900 cases with 170 deaths

[Reuters] Factbox: What to watch from the WHO statement on the new coronavirus

[Reuters] Heatwave and high winds bring renewed wildfire threat in Australia

[Bloomberg] Powell Paves Way for Possible Dovish Shift in Inflation Strategy

[Bloomberg] Death Toll Climbs to 170 and Economic Threat Grows: Virus Update

[Bloomberg] China’s Yuan Tumble Past 7 May See Less Disruption This Time

[Bloomberg] China Dollar Bond Euphoria Seen Waning Amid Virus Jitters

[Bloomberg] Chinese No Longer Welcome as Coronavirus Fear Grips World

[Bloomberg] German Inflation Accelerates to Strongest Level in Nine Months

[FT] Analysts fear the market is hooked on Fed support

[FT] Negative-yielding debt sends investors scurrying into gold

[FT] Coronavirus outbreak poses challenge for China’s centralised political system

Wednesday Evening Links

[Reuters] Global stocks gain on solid results, but virus keeps safe-havens alive

[Reuters] Treasuries - Yields fall on virus concerns, Fed leaves rates unchanged

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: China says death toll rises to 170 as cases rise beyond 7,700

[Reuters] China virus evacuations begin as death toll rises at outbreak epicenter

[Reuters] Fed leaves rates unchanged, offers no new guidance on balance sheet

[Reuters] What's next for the Federal Reserve's balance sheet?

[CNBC] Fed boosts interest rate on bank reserves

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: Outbreak is ‘grave concern’ as infections spread beyond China

[Reuters] WHO to reconsider declaring global emergency as China virus evacuations begin

[Reuters] Explainer: What the U.S. Federal Reserve is watching this year

[Reuters] U.S. fourth quarter goods trade deficit widens, prompting growth forecast cuts

[Bloomberg] 10-Year-Old Boy Raises Fears Wuhan Virus Could Spread Undetected

[WSJ] Federal Reserve Holds Benchmark Rate Steady

[FT] Coronavirus crisis hits global businesses in China