Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday Evening Links

[Bloomberg] Dollar, U.S. Futures Pare Gains as Trump Speaks: Markets Wrap

[Reuters] Fed officials jolt market with talk of pending rate hike

[Bloomberg] Fed Officials Signal Greater Willingness to Consider March Hike

[Bloomberg] Fed's Williams Says March Hike to Get ‘Serious Consideration’

[Bloomberg] U.S. Consumer Confidence Rises to Highest Level Since July 2001

[Bloomberg] Mom and Pop Investors Are Behind This Historic Market Rally

[Bloomberg] China's Policy Balancing Act May Face Bumps as Bond Pain Endures

[WSJ] Donald Trump Faces a Conservative Revolt in Congress

[FT] US stocks have calmest start to a year in a half-century – JPMorgan

[WSJ] World’s Most Indebted Developer Keeps Piling It On

Tuesday's News Links

[Bloomberg] Dollar Falls, Stocks Fluctuate Amid Economic Data: Markets Wrap

[Bloomberg] U.S. Growth Pace Unrevised as Consumption, Investment Diverge

[Bloomberg] Trump on Hook to Clarify Policies With Speech to Congress

[Bloomberg] Traders Glued to These Trump Stock Trades Heading Into Address

[CNBC] US home prices rise another 5.6% in December: S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller

[Bloomberg] Car Dealer's First Overflow Lot in 37 Years Exposes U.S. Pileup

[Reuters] With businesses split on U.S. border tax, wider reform looks shaky

[Bloomberg] Xi Stresses Reining in Systemic Risks as China's Leaders Gather

[Reuters] Exclusive - China eyes 12 percent broad money supply rise in 2017: sources

[Bloomberg] A Big Dutch Populist Win May Swell Election Risk on French Bonds

[Bloomberg] European Credit Investors Face Uncertain Future After QE Unwind

[Reuters] Greek private sector bank deposits drop in Jan. on review jitters

[Bloomberg] Hedge Funds May Be Falling Back in Love With Commodities

[Bloomberg] China Will Rein in Growth, Credit Targets in 2017 Master Plan: Economists

[Reuters] Trump seeks 'historic' U.S. military spending boost, domestic cuts

[Politico] Trump budget faces GOP resistance

[Washington Post] Trump touts spending plan, but promise to leave entitlements alone puts GOP in a quandary

[WSJ] Trump Says Improving Economy Would Cover Defense Budget Boost

[FT] Bank of Japan publishes bond buying plans to keep yields at 0%

[FT] China capital crackdown threatens wave of overseas buyouts

[FT] Corporate China hits global debt market milestone

[FT] Zombie cull fuels China bankruptcy rise