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Bloomberg: Stocks Resume Declines; Treasuries Pare Losses: Markets Wrap
Asian stocks reversed earlier gains to trade lower as investors continued to mull the implications of the recent run-up in bond yields. The dollar slipped after President Donald Trump delivered his first State of the Union speech in Washington. [more...]
Bloomberg: How This Market Downdraft Is Playing Out Across the World
One of the best starts to a year in recent history for global stock markets is ending with a bump as volatility spikes and a bond selloff deepens, with investors assessing whether prices ran too hard in too short a space of time. [more...]
Bloomberg: Warnings on Correction in Asia, Hong Kong Stocks Grow Louder
Morgan Stanley is eyeing a “meaningful” dip in the Hang Seng Index within weeks, while Goldman Sachs Group Inc. says the MSCI AC Asia Pacific excluding Japan Index could drop more than 10 percent. Both gauges are enjoying one of their longest bull runs on record, entering its 717th day. [more...]
Bloomberg: VIX Securities Get Traded Like Crazy After Volatility Picks Up
As investors reassess the record bullishness in risky assets, the Cboe Volatility Index is rising for a second straight day, touching the highest level in more than five months. That result: ETPs that tie their fortunes to the VIX -- either by tracking or shorting futures on the gauge -- have begun to furiously change hands. [more...]
Bloomberg: On Closer Inspection Your Blockchain ETF May Be a Tech Fund
Sizzling new blockchain exchange-traded funds have raked in cash at an unprecedented pace, raising almost $260 million in less than two weeks. [more...]
Bloomberg: SEC Freezes Crypto Assets of $600 Million Initial Coin Offering
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission obtained a court order freezing the assets of a Texas-based initial coin offering that claimed to have raised more than $600 million. [more...]
Reuters: Fed expected to keep interest rates steady as Yellen era ends
The Federal Reserve is expected to leave interest rates unchanged on Wednesday while signaling a gradual tightening of monetary policy later this year as the U.S. economy continues to expand and job gains remain solid. [more...]
Reuters: Asia stocks slip as high bond yields weigh, dollar steadies
Asia stocks pulled further back from record highs on Wednesday as the recent rise in global bond yields weighed on equities, while the dollar steadied ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy decision. [more...]
CNBC: UK's May wants free trade with China. Beijing has its own goals
British Prime Minister Theresa May landed on Wednesday in China, where she will be seeking a free trade agreement ahead of the U.K. exiting the European Union trade bloc. [more...]
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