Monday, August 14, 2023

Tuesday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks, Bonds Fall as China Rate Cut Deepens Gloom: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s Key Bond Yield Slides With Yuan on Surprise Rate Cut

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Yen Weakens Toward Level That Prompted September Intervention

[Reuters] Russia's rouble gives up gains after 350 bp emergency rate hike

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] European Gas Prices Jump 15% as Australia Strike Talks Continue

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil’s Push Toward $90 Lifted From Physical Markets All Over

[CNBC] Retail sales increased 0.7% in July, better than the 0.4% estimate

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] The Fed’s Interest-Rate Debate Is Shifting

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Hawaiian Electric’s Future in Doubt After $1 Billion Meltdown

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Investors Least Bearish on Stocks Since Pre-Fed Hikes, BofA Says

[CNBC] Fitch warns it may be forced to downgrade dozens of banks, including JPMorgan Chase

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] What Sparks US Wildfires: Power Lines, Burning Trash and Lightning

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Surprise China Rate Cut Only Highlights Tough Choices Facing Xi

[Reuters] China cuts key rates as weak batch of July data darken economic outlook

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China’s $138 Billion Shadow Bank Spirals at Terrible Time for Xi

[Reuters] How much worse can China's economic slowdown get?

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China to Halt Youth Jobs Data, Stoking Transparency Concerns

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Shanghai Woman in Focus as Probe Shows Fear of Capital Exit

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Japan’s Huge GDP Beat Driven by Exports as Domestic Demand Falls

[Reuters] Russian central bank jacks up rates to 12% to support battered rouble

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Traders Gear Up for Another Jumbo BOE Hike After Hot Wages Data

[Yahoo Finance] Inflation picks up speed again, rising to 3.3 per cent in Canada

[Reuters] Hedge funds land bonuses despite returns below bank savings rates -Goldman

[Reuters] South Korea's Yoon says summit with US, Japan a milestone in trilateral ties

[Bloomberg] European Bonds Lead Global Selloff as Inflation Fears Build

[NYT] Roaring Back From Pandemic, Japan’s Economy Grows at 6% Rate

[WSJ] China’s Economic—and Social—Contract Is Fraying

[WSJ] Brutal Summer Heat Tests Ability of Energy Exporters to Keep Their Citizens Cool

[FT] China is becoming more trouble than it’s worth for US investment banks

Monday Afternoon Links

[Reuters] S&P 500, Nasdaq gain as Nvidia leads megacap growth stocks higher

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil’s Seven-Week Rally Sputters as Summer Trading Thins

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Near-Term Inflation Outlook at Lowest Since 2021 in Fed Survey

[Reuters] Contagion fears spread as China property sector cash crunch intensifies

[Reuters] China's Country Garden woes raise fears of REIT defaults - J.P.Morgan