Frontrunning: March 20

  • Officials Call for Aggressive Probe Into Facebook (WSJ)
  • How Facebook Made Its Data Crisis Even Worse (BBG)
  • Trump to boost exports of lethal drones to more U.S. allies (Reuters)
  • U.S. Plans Heavy China Tariff Hit This Week (BBG)
  • The Latest: Package Bomb Explodes at FedEx in Texas, 1 Hurt (BBG)
  • Mar 20, 2018 8:22 AM
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Miners And Locals Are Fighting A "Guerilla War" In Bitcoin's "El Dorado"

...There have been disputes between miners and locals, bankruptcies and bribery attempts, lawsuits, even a kind of intensifying guerrilla warfare between local utility crews and a shadowy army of bootleg miners who set up their servers in basements and garages and max out the local electrical grids....

  • Mar 10, 2018 5:30 PM
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Stocks, S&P Futures Plunge After Trump-Kuroda Double Whammy

As if markets did not have enough to worry about with this weekend's Italian election and SPD "grand coalition" referendum, overnight stocks were slammed by Trump doubling down on threats of global trade war coupled with a warning from BOJ governor Kuroda that Japan's QE may be coming to an end.

  • Mar 2, 2018 7:07 AM
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