Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Thursday's News Links

[Reuters] Stocks, Treasuries Slide as Recession Fears Return: Markets Wrap

[CNBC] Treasury yields rise as central banks around the world get more aggressive in fighting inflation

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Slides With Fed’s Hiking Path Souring Financial Markets

[Reuters] Crypto volatility knocks more stablecoins off their peg

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] US Housing Starts Decline to Lowest Level in More Than a Year

[Yahoo Finance] US jobless claims total higher-than-expected 229,000 last week

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Private Equity Faces ‘Crisis of Value’ Over Inflated Prices

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] BOE Raises Rates to Highest Since 2009 and Warns of Bigger Moves

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] SNB Surprises With First Interest-Rate Hike in 15 Years

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] ECB Likely to Offset Bond-Buying Under New Anti-Crisis Tool

[Reuters] Revlon files for bankruptcy as online beauty race takes toll

[Reuters] Analysis: Market meltdown lays bare Europe's divisions

[Reuters] China's May new home prices fall for second month

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Surprise Economic Rebound in May Propelled by Coal

[Reuters] China's banks scramble to raise capital and answer calls to support economy

[Reuters] Analysis: Bond vigilantes and the BOJ are breaking Japan's bond market

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] BOJ Faces $200 Billion+ Hit If It Loses Control of the Curve

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] BOJ Gets Bond-Market Breathing Room From Fed Relief Rally

[Bloomberg] Satellite Data Suggests China Infrastructure Push Gathering Pace

[Reuters] Japan runs biggest trade deficit in more than 8 years in May

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Goldman’s Currie Says Oil Markets Are Tighter Than Expected

[WSJ] Celsius Is Crashing, and Crypto Investors Are Spooked

[FT] Fed’s full-tilt inflation fight makes a ‘softish’ landing harder to achieve

[FT] Central banks find their mettle in the fight against inflation

[FT] ‘Let it rot’: China’s tech workers struggle to find jobs

[FT] Germans told to conserve energy as Russia cuts gas flows to Europe

Wednesday Evening Links

[AP] Wall Street rallies in relief after Fed’s assurance on rates

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Jump as Powell Soothes Wall Street’s Nerves: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Fed rolls out biggest rate hike since 1994, flags slowing economy

[AP] Fed attacks inflation with its largest rate hike since 1994

[Reuters] China's holdings of U.S. Treasuries skid to 12-year low; Japan also cuts holdings

[Reuters] ECB bond-buying scheme likely to have loose conditions -sources

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Brazil Raises Key Rate by 50 Points, Signals More to Come

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Hong Kong Buys Local Dollars For a Second Day to Defend Peg

[Reuters] How crypto lender Celsius stumbled on risky bank-like investments

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Goldman Buyback Desk Was Flooded With Orders During Stock Rout

[FT] Japan battles flooding amid deepening climate crisis

Wednesday Afternoon Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Rally, Yields Sink on Powell’s Reassurance: Markets Wrap

[CNBC] Fed hikes its benchmark interest rate by three-quarters of a point, the biggest increase since 1994

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fed Hikes 75 Basis Points, Powell Says 75 or 50 Likely in July

[CNBC] Here’s what changed in the new Fed statement

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Falls With Fed Set to Hike Rates Amid Softening US Demand

[Reuters] U.S. home builder sentiment hits two-year low in June - NAHB

[Reuters] Crypto hedge fund Three Arrows Capital addresses liquidation rumours

[Yahoo Finance] Fed: 'Be careful what you wish for' on interest rates, top strategist warns

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Ukraine Latest: Russia Tightens Energy Grip With Gas Flow Curb

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Russia Steps Up Energy Wars With Gas Cuts to Europe’s Top Buyers

[WSJ] Chinese Bond Market Records Fourth Month of Foreign Outflows

[FT] ECB to design new bond-buying plan to tackle market turmoil

[FT] Italian bonds rally as ECB signals help for weaker economies