Wednesday, December 14, 2022

Thursday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Equities Selloff Deepens as ECB Adds to Fed Gloom: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] ECB Delivers Smaller Hike While Confirming Bond Retreat in March

[Reuters] Bank of England raises rates to 3.5%, expects more rises to come

[Reuters] U.S. retail sales post biggest drop in 11 months; labor market tight

[Reuters] Philly Fed manufacturing survey shows inflation pressures at 27-month low

[CNBC] Share of Americans living paycheck to paycheck rises to 63% — here’s how to get your finances back on track

[AP] Russia warns ‘consequences’ if US missiles sent to Ukraine

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Ukraine Latest: Russian Attacks on Infrastructure Not Letting Up

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Bond Traders Dismiss Fed’s Hawkish Tone, Bet on 2023 Rate Cuts

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fallen FAANGs, Nasdaq Wipeout, Value Rally Mark 2022 for Tech Stocks

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Credit Markets Show More Cracks Amid Reopening

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Ramps Up Liquidity Injection Amid Bond Market Turmoil

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Economy Braces for More Turmoil as Covid Wave Spreads

[Reuters] China pushes vaccines as retreat from 'zero-COVID' turns messy

[Reuters] China's factory, retail sectors skid as COVID hits growth

[Reuters] China's November new home prices fall for fourth month

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Cuts Steel Output Again as Covid Zero and Property Crisis Sap Demand

[Yahoo/LAT] Drought emergency declared for all Southern California

[Bloomberg] China’s Factories to the World Brace for Tsunami of Covid Cases

[Bloomberg] China’s Covid Death Toll Could Top 2 Million, HK Study Shows

[WSJ] Beijing’s Pivot to Growth Comes Very Late

[WSJ] China’s Economy Struggled in Zero Covid’s Final Month

[FT] ECB raises rates to 2 per cent and warns of more to come

[FT] US markets watchdog plans biggest overhaul of stock trading in nearly 20 years

[FT] Chinese insurers pull coronavirus coverage as cases mount

Wednesday Evening Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Asian Stocks to Open Lower After Hawkish Fed View: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Wall Street ends lower after latest Fed rate hike 

[AP] Fed raises key rate by half-point and signals more to come

[Reuters] Fed's Powell says inflation battle not won, more rate hikes coming

[CNBC] Full recap of the Fed’s rate hike and Chair Powell’s news conference

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Binance’s Biggest Platform Shows Concern Over Crypto Contagion Is Rising

[Reuters] U.S. SEC votes to advance stock market overhaul proposals

[CNBC] Omicron BQ, XBB subvariants are a serious threat to boosters and knock out antibody treatments, study finds

[WSJ] Fed’s Walk May Be More Dovish Than Its Talk

[WSJ] China’s Covid-19 Surge Puts Strain on Medical Workers

[FT] Tett: The great disruption has only just begun

[FT] Binance chief attempts to allay customer concerns after outflows

[FT] Hoenig: American banks need to repair their capital buffers

Wednesday Afternoon Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Drop After Powell Signals More Hikes Ahead: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Powell Says Fed Still Has a ‘Ways to Go’ After Half-Point Hike

[CNBC] Fed raises interest rates half a point to highest level in 15 years

[Yahoo Finance] Federal Reserve raises interest rates by 0.50%, bringing rates to highest since 2007

[CNBC] Real-time updates of the latest Fed rate hike and Powell’s press conference

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Here’s What Wall Street Is Saying About the Fed’s Rate Hike

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Wall Street Stock Trading Set for Overhaul in New SEC Plan

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] FTX Bankruptcy Standoff Heats Up as Bahamas Challenges US Case

[WSJ] Xi Jinping Doubles Down on His Putin Bet. ‘I Have a Similar Personality to Yours.’