Trump Slaps China With $50 Billion In Tariffs

President Trump will fire the first shots (retaliatory or not) in the new global trade war today as he announces plans to crack down on China with what is expected to be $50 billion in tariffs, controls on investment, and possible visa restrictions.

  • Mar 22, 2018 1:05 PM
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The Debtor's Prism

"It would seem that after nearly 40-years, some lessons would have been learned... Such reckless abandon by politicians is simply due to a lack of “experience” with the consequences of debt."

  • Mar 22, 2018 12:45 PM
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What Wall Street Thinks Of Zuckerberg's "Crisis Response"

"There was nothing that could be said to appease the most vocal critics, mainstream backlash will persist as Cambridge Analytica remains in the headlines, and we would expect some impact to near-term platform usage" - BofA

  • Mar 22, 2018 10:29 AM
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Offshore Yuan Tumbles To 1Mo Lows Ahead Of Trade War

While the Hong Kong Dollar has continued to plunge towards breaking its peg band to the US dollar, overnight saw offshore Yuan plunge back to 1-month lows despite a PBOC rate-hike, as anxiety over US trade wars ripples through markets...

  • Mar 22, 2018 9:30 AM
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Cryptos Slide On Rumor Of Binance Crackdown, CEO Denies

The cryptocurrency space tumbled overnight after an unconfirmed Nikkei report that Japan was set to crackdown on world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance; however it has since rebounded after the company's CEO denied the report.

  • Mar 22, 2018 8:59 AM
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