Sunday, November 29, 2020

Monday's News Links

[CNBC] Stocks fall as Wall Street is set to wrap up a historic November 

[Reuters] Shares take a breather after stellar month, China data upbeat

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Dollar’s Slump Thrusts Currency Peers to Brink of New Highs

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Retreats on Signs of OPEC+ Discord Ahead of Key Meeting

[AP] Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

[Reuters] Exclusive: Trump to add China's SMIC and CNOOC to defense blacklist - sources

[Reuters] China central bank offers salve to jittery markets with surprise MLF injection

[Reuters] China banking regulator says property market is biggest 'grey rhino'

[Reuters] Central bank head says China must not monetize deficit - state media

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Recovery on Track as Factory Index Climbs to 3-Year High

[Reuters] Growth in China's services sector accelerates in Nov - official PMI

[MarketWatch] The Fed and the promise of a vaccine aren’t enough to protect investors from a ‘reckoning,’ top economist warns

[Bloomberg] Support for Japan’s Suga Slides as Latest Virus Wave Worsens

[Bloomberg] Asia’s 20 Richest Families Control $463 Billion

[WSJ] Joe Biden Fills Out His Economic Team

[WSJ] This Year’s Hurricane Season Smashes All Kinds of Records

[FT] The risks of the global Covid debt bridge

Sunday Evening Links

[CNBC] Stock futures fall as Wall Street is set to wrap up a historic November

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Swing as Record Month Nears End; Oil Slips: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Dollar plumbs two-year low as Fed comes in to focus

[Reuters] World stocks boast record-breaking month, led by Europe 

[AP] Fauci: US may see ‘surge upon surge’ of virus in weeks ahead

[Reuters] Trump senior aide Kushner and team heading to Saudi Arabia, Qatar

Sunday's News Links

[CNBC] Congress stalled on stimulus talks and time is running out as millions face a ‘benefits cliff’ 

[CNBC] Black Friday shopping in stores craters 52% during pandemic as e-commerce sales surge

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Eerie Calm in Treasuries Is at the Mercy of Jobs and Virus Data

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Biden Has Republican Powell as Ally in Bid to Lift Labor’s Clout

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] OPEC Faces Seismic Demand Split as Cartel Plots Next Move

[Reuters] Iran to give a 'calculated' response to nuclear scientist killing, says official

[FT] Bond investors bet on battered companies surviving virus shock

[FT] Warning lights are flashing for Big Tech as they did for banks