Thursday, October 19, 2023

Friday's News Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Rises on War Escalation Fears; Stocks Slip: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Oil Extends Gain as Deepening Mideast Crisis Puts Market on Edge

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Stock Benchmark Falls Through Key Line of Defense

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] EM Stocks Set For Worst Week Since August Amid Mideast Conflict

[CNN Live] Israel-Hamas war rages as Gaza waits for aid amid worsening conditions

[AP] US military shoots down missiles and drones as it faces growing threats in volatile Middle East

[Reuters] Rockets, drones hit Iraqi bases housing U.S. forces

[Reuters] Jordan fears 'the worst is coming' in Gaza war

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Worst-Case War Scenario Could Mean $140 Oil, Says Allianz Trade

[Reuters] Jim Jordan to make third try at top job in paralyzed US House

[Reuters] US equity funds suffer outflows on rising bond yields, geopolitical tensions

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] China Injects Most Short-Term Cash Into Banking System on Record

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Country Garden Default Is All But Official, Restructuring Looms

[Reuters] China's troubled property sector to face more debt defaults

[Reuters] China, world's top graphite producer, to curb exports of key battery material

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] BOJ’s Ueda Says Need for Risk Management of Rates Is Increasing

[Reuters] Surge in US yields sparked massive outflow from Asian bonds in September

[Reuters] Japan's core inflation slows below 3% for first time in over a year

[Reuters] China weighs options to blunt U.S. sanctions in a Taiwan conflict

[Bloomberg] Volatility Market Flashes Stock Warning in Fresh VIX Inversion

[Bloomberg] How a Vegas Whale, and Many More, Tap Billions Meant for US Housing

[FT] Pain trade: rout ruins ‘year of the bond’

[FT] ‘I have a feeling this is going to last’: Israelis evacuate the border with Lebanon

[FT] ‘I’m living the story’: Gaza journalists risk their lives to deliver the news

Thursday Evening Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Wall Street Hit by Volatility on Geopolitical Risk: Markets Wrap

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Oil Rises as Venezuela Deal Seen as ‘Band Aid’ Amid Mideast War

[Reuters] Republican Jim Jordan revives fight after pausing campaign for US House Speaker

[Reuters] US Navy warship near Yemen intercepted projectiles, Pentagon says

[Reuters] US troops attacked in Iraq, Syria and on alert for more strikes

[AP] Fed Chair Powell: Slower economic growth may be needed to conquer stubbornly high inflation

[AP] Canada removes 41 diplomats from India after New Delhi threatens to revoke their immunity

[Reuters] North Korea's Kim expresses resolve to fulfill agreements made with Russia's Putin -KCNA

[Reuters] NATO boosts Baltic patrols after undersea infrastructure damage

[WSJ] Russia Pushes Security Talks With North Korea, China

[FT] US warship shoots down missiles fired by Iranian-backed rebels

Thursday Afternoon Links

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Stocks Advance After Powell’s Policy Remarks: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Israeli minister says troops will soon see Gaza 'from inside'

[Reuters] Jordan suspends bid for US House speaker, backs McHenry

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Powell Says Fed ‘Proceeding Carefully,’ Leaves Door Open to Hike

[Reuters] Fed's Powell: Strong economy may still require rate increases

[Reuters] Russia detains Radio Free Europe journalist with dual U.S. and Russian citizenship

[Reuters] Scientists test Fukushima fish after nuclear plant water release

[WSJ] Russia Pushes Security Talks With North Korea, China

[FT] Tett: That 2% inflation target may not be sacred for much longer

[FT] Pentagon accuses China of accelerating nuclear build-up