This Is The New Italy

"Years of neoliberal economic policies imposed by Brussels and by Italian politicians alike have devastated numerous industrial towns and the very fabric of Italian society..."

  • May 30, 2018 3:45 PM

Global Stocks, S&P Futures Surge As Dollar Resumes Plunge

Global stocks have sprinted out of the gate in what right now is a sea of green, and S&P futures are currently at session highs, up 12 points or 0.4% as the dollar resumbles its plunge, sliding for a 3rd day as 10Y yield remain firmly below 2.90%.

  • Feb 26, 2018 6:59 AM

Frontrunning: January 19

  • Budget Showdown Looms in Senate; Blame Game Begins (WSJ)
  • Fed Working on Proposal to Ease Up on Bank Leverage Limits (BBG)
  • Williams has Fed vice-chair job in his sights (FT)
  • SEC Pours Cold Water on Prospect of Bitcoin ETFs (WSJ)
  • Tanker With Russian Gas for Boston Makes Mid-Atlantic U-Turn (BBG)
  • Jan 19, 2018 8:25 AM

Frontrunning: January 9

  • North Korea Strikes Deal to Join Winter Olympics, Commits to Military Talks (WSJ)
  • Oil hits highest since May 2015 above $68 on tighter market (Reuters)
  • As Economy Strengthens, Fed Ponders New Approach (NYT)
  • Intel CEO Comments Indicate Chip Issue May Cause Bigger Slowdown (BBG)
  • Wall Street’s Euphoria May Spell Trouble for Stocks (BBG)
  • Jan 9, 2018 8:25 AM

Frontrunning: January 3

  • North Korea reopens border hotline with the South (Reuters)
  • MiFID II’s First Day Comes Off Without Glitches, Regulator Says (BBG)
  • No Idea What MiFID Stands For? Here’s What You Need to Know (BBG)
  • As Trump Weighs New Tariffs, Imports of Washers and Solar Panels Jump (WSJ)
  • Jan 3, 2018 8:30 AM