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CNBC: Barnier sends sterling to a five-week high on Brexit deal hopes
Sterling surged against the dollar and euro on Monday after the European Union's chief negotiator said a Brexit deal was "realistic in six to eight weeks". [more...]
Bloomberg: Stocks in Asia Mixed; Japan Gets Lift From Yen: Markets Wrap
Stocks in Asia traded mixed Tuesday as investors awaited fresh developments on the trade-war front. With U.S. yields on the rise again, a weakening yen gave Japanese stocks a boost. [more...]
Bloomberg: Goldman Bear-Market Risk Indicator at Highest Since 1969: Chart
A Goldman Sachs Group Inc. indicator designed to provide a “reasonable signal for future bear-market risk” has risen to the highest in almost 50 years. [more...]
Bloomberg: Florence Aims for U.S. East Coast as 1 Million Told to Leave
Florence continued to move toward the U.S. East Coast, poised to become the strongest hurricane in almost 30 years to hit the Carolinas as more than 1 million people began fleeing the American coastline.[more...]
Bloomberg: Crypto Wipeout Deepens to $640 Billion as Ether Leads Declines
The cryptocurrency bear market plumbed a fresh 10-month low on Monday as Bitcoin’s biggest rival tumbled and U.S. regulators suspended trading in two securities linked to digital assets. [more...]
Bloomberg: Funding for ICOs Drops to the Lowest in 16 Months
Is the initial coin offering boom over? Startups raised just $326 million in August, the smallest amount since May 2017, according to data complied by Autonomous Research. That compares with about $3 billion on average during the first three months of the year. [more...]
Bloomberg: Alibaba's New Boss: The Finance Vet Who Quietly Shook Things Up
Stewardship of Asia’s most valuable company is passing to a financial wizard who has led the company’s effort to drag the traditional retail industry into the 21st century. [more...]
Bloomberg: Rupee Tumbles to New Record as India Scrambles to Halt Decline
The Indian rupee and bonds sunk after the current-account deficit widened to the most in five years, as an emerging-market rout raises investor scrutiny of countries with worsening balance of payments.[more...]
Reuters: China vows to respond if U.S. takes new steps on trade
China will respond if the United States takes any new steps on trade, the foreign ministry said on Monday, after President Donald Trump warned he was ready to slap tariffs on virtually all Chinese imports into the United States. [more...]
Reuters: Oil firm as Iran sanctions loom, but U.S. seeks to prevent supply shortfall
Oil was steady on Tuesday, supported by looming U.S. sanctions against Iran’s petroleum industry. [more...]
CNBC: Russia and China are looking at launching joint projects worth more than $100 billion
A group composed of Russian and Chinese businesses is considering 73 joint investment projects cumulatively worth more than $100 billion, according to a Tuesday statement. [more...]

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Bloomberg: Asia Stocks Mixed as Trade in Focus; Dollar Steady: Markets Wrap
Asian stocks were mixed at the start of the week as investors digested President Donald Trump’s threat to escalate the trade war with China. The dollar held gains and Treasuries ticked lower as a rise in U.S. wages bolstered the prospects for further interest-rate hikes. [more...]
Bloomberg: Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day
Trade war looks likely to intensify, watching out for key monetary policy decisions, and Asian stocks look set to fall at the start of the week. Here are some of the things people in markets are talking about today. [more...]
Bloomberg: Jack Ma to Hand Alibaba's Helm to CEO Daniel Zhang Next Year
Alibaba is heralding the end of the Jack Ma era. A former English teacher who helped found Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. two decades ago, Ma outlined plans to hand the executive chairman role to Daniel Zhang, a finance veteran who’s presided over an ambitious expansion and won over investors in three years as chief executive officer. [more...]
Bloomberg: Tesla Erupts in Chaos After Senior Execs Leave, Musk Tokes Up
The turmoil at Tesla Inc. has reached a fever pitch, with the news that two senior executives are leaving Elon Musk’s electric-car maker emerging hours after he smoked marijuana during a podcast interview streamed live online. [more...]
Bloomberg: Crypto Wipeout Deepens to $640 Billion as Ether Leads Declines
The cryptocurrency bear market plumbed a fresh 10-month low, led by a tumble in Bitcoin’s biggest rival. Ether slumped 9.5 percent from its level at 5 p.m. New York time on Friday, according to Bloomberg composite pricing. Bitcoin lost 2.5 percent. [more...]
Bloomberg: Crypto Growth Nears `Ceiling,' Ethereum Co-Founder Buterin Says
The days of explosive growth in the blockchain industry have likely come and gone now the average person is aware of its existence, according to Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum. [more...]
Reuters: Asian shares on slippery slope as Trump ups ante in trade war
Asian shares started the week in the red on Monday, faltering for the eighth straight day while the dollar climbed as U.S. President Donald Trump raised the stakes in the heated trade dispute with China. [more...]
Reuters: Oil climbs as U.S. drilling stalls, Washington sanctions against Iran loom
Oil prices rose on Monday as U.S. drilling for new production stalled and as the market eyed tighter conditions once Washington’s sanctions against Iran’s crude exports kick in from November. [more...]
CNBC: US-China trade war worries are 'overdone,' says CLSA CEO
Worries about the U.S.-China trade war are overdone because the impact on China will not be as immediate and challenging as many investors expect, according to the chief executive of a widely followed investment group. [more...]
CNBC: There's no leadership challenge against the UK's prime minister, top government official says
Despite renewed criticism of the U.K. prime minister's approach to Brexit negotiations, the majority of the Conservative Party still supports Theresa May and her efforts to take the country out of the European Union (EU), a senior member of the U.K. government told CNBC on Sunday. [more...]
CNBC: 'Once-in-a-lifetime discovery' of gold reportedly delivers more than $10 million in four days
A rare discovery of gold deposits in Western Australia has unearthed more than 15 million Australian dollars ($10.66 million) in four days, Australia's ABC News reported. [more...]

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Bloomberg: Asia Stocks in Worst Week Since March; Yen Rises: Markets Wrap
Asian stocks retreated further on Friday, set for the worst week since March, thanks to continuing worries about emerging markets and the outlook for the technology sector’s earnings. The yen headed for its biggest two-day gain since July. [more...]
Bloomberg: These Are the Cities With the Most Ultra-Rich People
New York has lost its crown as home to the most ultra-rich people, beaten out by the rising tide of extreme wealth in Asia. Hong Kong surpassed the Big Apple as the city with the highest population of people worth at least $30 million, according to a new report. [more...]
Bloomberg: Cryptocurrencies Fall Off Another Cliff
Cryptocurrencies dropped sharply for the second time in less than 24 hours, sinking toward a nine-month low amid concern that broader adoption of digital assets will take longer than some anticipated. [more...]
Bloomberg: Here's How Trump Can Formally Call China a Currency Manipulator
If President Donald Trump wants to follow through on his repeated threats to label China a currency manipulator, all he has to do is turn back the clock. [more...]
Bloomberg: Emerging Stocks Fall Into Bear Market; More Pain Expected
Expect more short-term pain, investors said, after emerging-market stocks tipped into a bear market. The MSCI Emerging Market Index closed down 0.3 percent in New York on Thursday. That took its decline from a Jan. 26 high to just over 20 percent, the threshold for a bear market.  [more...]
Bloomberg: Oil Set for Weekly Loss as Emerging-Market Contagion Fears Grow
Oil is poised for the biggest weekly decline since mid-July as a rout in emerging markets raises contagion fears while government data showing growing inventories at a key U.S. storage hub also weighed on prices. [more...]
Bloomberg: The Australian Dollar Is Acting Like an Emerging-Market Currency
Australia’s dollar is finding itself in unusual company these days, getting sold along with former emerging-market darlings such as the Indonesian rupiah and Indian rupee. [more...]
Reuters: U.S.-Canada trade talks grind on, but 'final' issues unresolved
U.S. and Canadian negotiators pushed ahead in grinding talks to rescue the North American Free Trade Agreement on Thursday, but a few stubborn issues stood in the way of a deal, including dairy quotas, protection for Canadian media companies, and how to resolve future trade disputes. [more...]
Reuters: U.S. job growth seen picking up, unemployment rate falling
U.S. job growth likely accelerated in August, with the unemployment rate expected to have fallen back to an 18-year low of 3.8 percent, which would bolster views that the economy was so far weathering the Trump administration’s escalating trade war with China. [more...]
CNBC: Japan has become the 'obvious target' for Trump's next trade salvo
In a recent conversation with the Wall Street Journal, Trump described his good relations with the Japanese leadership but then added: "Of course that will end as soon as I tell them how much they have to pay." [more...]
CNBC: A handful of Asia's currencies are holding up amid the carnage hitting their peers
Amid the carnage in emerging market currencies over the past two weeks, a few have held up relatively well. One, the Thai baht, has actually stood out for its exceptional performance. [more...]

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Latest News Headlines
Bloomberg: Stocks in Asia Head for One-Year Low, Yen Advances: Markets Wrap
Stocks in Asia dropped, with a regional benchmark heading for the lowest close in a year, as investors contemplate the risk of weaker growth thanks to woes in emerging markets. The yen gained. [more...]
Bloomberg: Little Relief in Sight as Emerging Stocks Slide Near Bear Market
The rout in emerging markets showed few signs of abating, even as some of the worst-hit currencies took a breather, as an index of stocks slipped toward bear territory and a basket of currencies traded near its lowest since May 2017. [more...]
Bloomberg: U.S. Tech Shares Tumble; Emerging Currencies Slide: Markets Wrap
Most U.S. stocks fell, with FANG shares tumbling as executives of the tech heavyweights faced scrutiny on Capitol Hill. The selloff in emerging market assets deepened, adding to the risk-off tone on global financial markets. [more...]
Bloomberg: JPMorgan, BlackRock Warn Contagion Hitting Emerging Markets
First came the Argentine selloff. Then Turkey. And before long, assets from South Africa to Brazil and Indonesia were getting hit in a selling stampede across emerging markets. [more...]
Bloomberg: Bitcoin Falls Off Another Cliff as Cryptocurrency Slump Deepens
Cryptocurrencies dropped sharply for the second time in less than 24 hours, sinking toward a nine-month low amid concern that broader adoption of digital assets will take longer than some anticipated. [more...]
Bloomberg: Best IPO of 2018 Is a Two-Month Old Pot Purveyor
Less than two months after going public, a Canadian cannabis stock has surpassed nearly 200 other companies to become the year’s best performing initial public offering on U.S. exchanges. [more...]
Bloomberg: Wall Street Analysts Split on How to Trade ‘Overvalued’ Dollar
By many conventional measures, the dollar is increasingly overvalued. Yet what investors should do with that information is becoming less clear. The greenback is surging, trading more than 11 percent above its 10-year average in real effective terms as of July. [more...]
Reuters: NAFTA talks make progress; U.S., Canadian officials to work into night
The United States and Canada have made progress in talks to revise the North American Free Trade Agreement, and officials from the two sides will work together into the night to flesh out areas for further discussion, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Wednesday. [more...]
Reuters: Oil dips on emerging market woes, but looming Iran sanctions support
Oil prices dipped on Thursday as emerging market woes weighed on sentiment, while a deadline neared for a potential new round of U.S. tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods. [more...]
CNBC: Turkey begins constructing site for Russian missile system — despite US warnings
Turkey is in the process of constructing a site for a Russian missile system despite warnings from the United States to not buy the platform, according to a source with firsthand knowledge of an intelligence report covering the subject. [more...]
CNBC: Cryptocurrencies widely plunge after report Goldman is rolling back plans
Bitcoin prices continued to take a hit on Thursday morning Asia time, following a report that Goldman Sachs was dropping its plans for opening a trading desk for cryptocurrencies. [more...]

Todays Markets

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Trading Sentiment
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Latest News Headlines
Bloomberg: Stocks Drop Amid EM Turmoil; Dollar Holds Gains: Markets Wrap
Asian stocks fell as continued pressure in many emerging markets intensified concerns of contagion and trade tensions persisted. A day after currencies dropped across the region, it was the stock market’s turn in the hot-seat. [more...]
Bloomberg: Mercedes Unveils First Tesla Rival in $12 Billion Attack
Mercedes-Benz, the world’s largest maker of luxury cars, is rolling out its first in a series of battery-powered models, adding to a growing array of high-end brands targeting Tesla Inc. [more...]
Bloomberg: Emerging-Market Contagion Fear Sparks Deepening Rout: Inside EM
Emerging markets sold off anew Tuesday as South Africa entered a recession and Indonesia’s rupiah joined currencies from Turkey to Argentina in tumbling toward record lows, reinforcing concern that contagion risks are too big to ignore. [more...]
Bloomberg: Contagion or Not, These Emerging Markets Hold Key to Selloff
This year’s global emerging-market selloff has its roots in a slew of mini-routs as the era of easy-money came to an end. Consider Turkey, now paying the price for its refusal to follow orthodox monetary policy; Argentina, facing a crisis of confidence just four years of its last default.  [more...]
Bloomberg: Wall Street Analysts Split on How to Trade ‘Overvalued’ Dollar
By many conventional measures, the dollar is increasingly overvalued. Yet what investors should do with that information is becoming less clear. The greenback is surging, trading more than 11 percent above its 10-year average in real effective terms as of July, according to data from the International Monetary Fund. [more...]
Bloomberg: Toyota Recalls 1 Million Prius, C-HR Hybrids on Risk of Fire
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling more than a million of its Prius and C-HR compact crossover vehicles globally due to the risk of fire. [more...]
Bloomberg: Emerging-Market Contagion Fears Rotate From Currencies to Stocks
Pressure on emerging markets shifted from currencies to stocks in Asian trading on Wednesday, as prospects for higher funding costs threaten to diminish the appeal of companies benefiting from faster economic growth than in the developed world. [more...]
Reuters: Stocks fall, dollar up on trade tensions, emerging market woes
Stock markets fell in Asia on Wednesday and the safe-haven dollar hovered near a two-week high as heightened worries over international trade conflicts and emerging market weakness curbed investors’ appetite for riskier assets. [more...]
Reuters: Greener growth could add $26 trillion to world economy by 2030: study
Strong action to combat climate change could cumulatively add at least $26 trillion to the world economy by 2030, according to a study on Wednesday which seeks to dispel fears that a shift from fossil fuels will undermine growth. [more...]
CNBC: Egypt can handle the emerging markets downturn 'up to a limit,' finance minister says
Amid a brewing storm for emerging markets, Egypt's finance minister believes his country's economy can weather what has thrown many others into crisis — as long as the underlying causes don't get any worse. [more...]
CNBC: Emerging market currencies keep tumbling, but experts say fears of contagion may be overblown
Emerging market currencies succumbed to a sell-off again on Tuesday, with currencies tumbling across the board — some to new record lows. [more...]