With Nobody Looking, The ECB Quietly Launched A Stealth Taper

The ECB's CSPP pace has fallen sharply over the last four weeks Is this a signal that a new CSPP regime has started in Q2, three months earlier than we expected? According to DB, "the ECB may well have decided to slow down corporate purchases in Q2 already in order to wean the market off the addictive effects of the CSPP."

  • Apr 25, 2018 2:15 PM
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NYSE Suspends Trading Of Amazon, Alphabet For Rest Of Day

Reuters reports that The New York Stock Exchange says trading suspended in Amazon (AMZN), Booking Holdings (BKNG), Alphabet (GOOGL) and Zion Oil & Gas (ZNWAA) for the rest of the trading day due to a "price scale code issue."

  • Apr 25, 2018 12:44 PM
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Bitcoin Tumbles Back Below $9,000 As Crypto Gets Clobbered

No obvious catalyst for the big drop this morning - aside from perhaps Chinese police seizing mining equipment in Tianjin - but Bitcoin Cash is plunging and Bitcoin is back below $9,000 as the entire crypto space is getting hit...

  • Apr 25, 2018 11:01 AM
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