Saturday, May 30, 2020

Sunday's News Links

[AP] ‘We’re sick of it’: Anger over police killings shatters US

[AP] Massive US protests raise fears of new virus outbreaks

[CNN] Protesters break curfew on another night of fury and frustrations over George Floyd's killing

[CNBC] Live updates: Police and protesters clash in another night of violence after killing of George Floyd

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: As global infections top 6 million, LA suspends testing after riots rock city

[Reuters] China's May factory activity expands, but weak orders signal bumpy recovery

[Reuters] China media bristles at U.S. moves on Hong Kong over national security push

[Bloomberg] China’s Security Law Sends Hong Kong Residents Dashing for Exit

[Bloomberg] OPEC+ Close to Bringing Forward Meeting to This Week

[WSJ] U.S. Businesses Brace for Damage as Tensions Grow Over Hong Kong

[FT] US pension plans warned they will run out of money by 2028

[FT] Will the ECB expand its bond-buying programme?

[FT] We may be heading towards a post-dollar world

Saturday's News Links

[CNBC] Protests and rioting erupt in cities across the U.S. as anger boils after the killing of George Floyd

[AP] Trump strikes China over virus, Hong Kong and student visas

[Reuters] Trump administration to study ways to protect for U.S. investors from Chinese firms

[AP] China says U.S. action on Hong Kong ‘doomed to fail’

[Reuters] Hong Kong officials say Trump 'completely wrong' to end city's special status

[Reuters] In rescue effort, Fed has broad stake in corporate America's fortunes

[CNBC] Coronavirus live updates: U.S. school systems brace for budget cuts, India reports record jump in new coronavirus cases

[WSJ] Trump Takes Steps Meant to Punish Beijing Over Hong Kong

[WSJ] National Guard Summoned to Aid Cities Amid Police Clashes

[WSJ] Saudi Central Bank Gave Country’s Wealth Fund $40 Billion for Foreign Buying Spree

[FT] Threat of negative rates hangs over $4.8tn US money fund industry