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Links 15 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Coal Bankruptcies Pile Up as Utilities Embrace Gas, Renewables – WSJ Central Bankers Accidentally Printed Cryptocurrencies Against Themselves – BeInCrypto Ethereum Is No Longer a Monopoly Platform for Stablecoins – Coin Telegraph Global Gloom: Why the current Economic Crisis can last a full generation – Dkoding Americas: America’s richest

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Weekend Reading: 12-13 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Global Gloom: Why the current Economic Crisis can last a full generation – Dkoding Study: Banks Will Replace 200,000 Workers With Robots by Next Decade – Observer Fidelity Is Latest to Cut Online Trading Commissions to Zero – WSJ Krugman: What Economists (Including Me) Got Wrong About Globalization –

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Links 11 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: US futures drop after Chinese media reports that US and China have made no progress in trade talks – CNBC IMF warns of economic slowdown in 90 per cent of world – Yuv News Bankers Start Turning on Fiat, Making Bitcoin a More Attractive Alternative – Be In Crypto

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Links 10 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: “Close To A Standstill”: IMF Warns Global Growth Will Be Cut To Lowest Since Lehman – Zero Hedge Powell says the Fed will start expanding its balance sheet soon – CNBC Wall Street Falls on Persistent Trade War Concerns – Stock Market News The best ways to invest an

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Links 9 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: GE freezing pensions for 20,000 employees – MarketWatch The world’s 10 most and least liveable cities for 2019 – CRE Herald Apple Stock Is at ‘Unreasonable’ Levels, Analyst Says – Barrons N.Y. Fed awards $47.05 billion in Monday morning repos – Reuters Americas: U.S. Economy: The Economic Slowdown Will

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Links 8 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: What If The World Treated the US Like A Rogue State? – Huff Post How Trade War Happens and Destroys Countries – YouTube Markets Fear Oil Price Collapse: Should OPEC Cut More Production? – Oil Price European bank chief says negative rates may be bad for banks, but good

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Links 7 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Wall Street’s Cold Shoulder Drives Coal Veteran to the Exit – Bloomberg Paypal withdraws support for facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency – The Verge Basic Income Recipients Spent the Money on “Literal Necessities” – Futurism Dow Continues Nosedive, Dropping More than 1100 Points in Three Days – BeInCrypto A Wealth Tax

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Weekend Links: 5-6 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Saudis Raise Oil Pricing to Asia After Attacks Cut Output – Bloomberg Dow Drops 300 Points … Fears of a Recession Continue … – Stock Market News Dow Drops Most to Start Quarter Since 2008 – Barrons The Federal Reserve Should Reduce Interest Rates to Stem an Economic Downturn

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Links 4 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Dow Drops 300 Points … Fears of a Recession Continue … – Stock Market News Dow Drops Most to Start Quarter Since 2008 – Barrons The Collapse Might Finally Be Here – Jalopnic Global Trade Is Deteriorating Fast, Sapping the World’s Economy – NY Times Are Workers Losing to

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Links 3 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: New Research Warns Severe Climate-Related Droughts Could Threaten 60% of Global Wheat Crop by 2100 – Common Dreams Global Trade Is Deteriorating Fast, Sapping the World’s Economy – NY Times A global manufacturing recession has arrived – The Next Recession How Come Carbon Taxes are Good for the Economy?

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Links 2 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Repo Rates soar again… mainstream finance media ignores the news… so do the Algos – Zero Hedge How private investors created the cult of the Crazy CEO – New Statesman Mohammed bin Salman warns of skyrocketing oil prices – FT Global third-quarter M&A sinks to three-year low (down 16%

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Links 1 October 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Blockchain Shows Massive Potential For The Telecom Industry – Forbes Global Fintech Market To Grow 142% To $310 Billion By 2022 – Learn Bonds WeWork is a Prime Example of Counterfeit Capitalism – Business Insider Wework turmoil raises high-stakes questions about office sharing – Economic Times Americas: Americans Are

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Links 30 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Oil Plunges After Saudi Arabia Announces Yemen Ceasefire – Oil Price Stablecoin as Hayek’s Private Money – Medium ATM ‘deserts’ – On the path towards a cashless society – Sum-up Repo-Market Cure May Take $500 Billion of Fed Treasuries Buying – Yahoo Global Fintech Market To Grow 142% To

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Weekend Reading: 28-29 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Trump is warning that ‘markets would crash’ if Democrats impeach him – Business Insider Fed Repo Market Bailout Is Sign of Deeper Problems Getting Worse Over Time – Fortune Gigajoule is a unique power generation solution – Medium The Fed Created The Everything Bubble And A Liquidity Crisis –

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Links 27 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: “Who Could Have Known?” …What The Repo Fiasco Entails – Zero Hedge Global debt surges to highest level in peacetime – FT New York Fed expands size of Thursday planned repos – Nothing to see here – Market Watch The Fed just pumped $128 billion into markets to pull

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Links 26 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Saving the Planet Means Overthrowing the Ruling Elites – Truth Dig BlackRock’s Head Sees Potential For Interest Rates to Go More Negative – Learn Bonds Global Stocks Inch Up On Trade Hopes – Stock Market News The Fed’s $400 Billion Plan to Bailout the Repo Market – Fortune Americas:

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Links 25 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: The Fed’s $400 Billion Plan to Bailout the Repo Market – Fortune Silicon Valley bankers and lawyers push for alternative to IPOs – FT US stocks turn lower on weak European manufacturing – Fox Business The U.S Dollar Will Make Up 50% of Facebook’s Libra Reserves – BeInCrypto Time

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Links 24 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: ‘Growth must end. Our economist friends don’t seem to realise that’ – The Guardian Want a Pro-Growth Pro-Environment Plan? Economists Agree: Tax Carbon. – Brookings The global outstanding CLO market is now estimated to stand at about $750 billion, while the CDO market in 2007 before the crisis came

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Links 23 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: SEC accused Mediatrix Capital of $125 mln Ponzi scheme – Forex Brokerz “World economy on track for its worst year since 2009” — OECD – Independent It’s only a matter of time before blockchain is implemented in loyalty program – Medium Yields fall as China cancels US farm visits

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Weekend Reading: 21-22 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Breaking up big tech companies like Amazon and Google is supported by two thirds of Americans, poll shows – VOX MIT Future of Work Report: We Shouldn’t Worry About Quantity of Jobs, But Quality – Singularity Hub Providence Equity Closes Eighth Flagship Fund Above $6 Billion – WSJ Microsoft

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Links 20 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: The Fed just pumped $128 billion into markets to pull down interest rates, its first injection in 10 years – Market Insider Fed cuts rates again, telegraphs more rate cuts by year end (another .25 basis points) – Yahoo Is Your Money Feeding Global Warming?: Money is the oxygen

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Links 19 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Repo Market Chaos Signals Fed May Be Losing Control of Rates – Bloomberg A crack just emerged in the financial markets: The NY Fed spends $53 billion to rescue the overnight lending market – CNN An Army of Japanese Salarymen Is Rocking Global Currency Markets – Bloomberg Where you

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Links 18 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy – After owners stash the loot away – BBC Dow set to lose more than 100 points on fears spiking oil will slow the global economy – CNBC Oil prices surge nearly 20% after attack on Saudi facilities – Reuters Oil prices

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Links 17 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Dow set to lose more than 100 points on fears spiking oil will slow the global economy – CNBC Stagflation is Here – ND Workblog Apple may steal Netflix streaming crown, but only for a year – Japan Today Big Pharma nixes new drugs despite impending ‘antibiotic apocalypse’ –

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Links 16 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Trader builds $5 billion position after realizing he wasn’t using test program, but brokerage says he can’t keep his profit – CNBC Microsoft President: Democracy Is At Stake. Regulate Big Tech – NPR Ten Thousand Years Of History Show That Expecting Big Tech To Self-Regulate Is A Fantasy –

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Weekend Reading: 14-15 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Buy Indian stocks, which could see 10% returns in the next 6 months, says Credit Suisse – CNBC Uber lays off 435 employees after it reported a $5.2 billion quarterly loss. – USA Today Wall Street bankers ‘shaking in their boots’ about Elizabeth Warren winning presidency in 2020 –

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Links 13 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: Uber lays off 435 employees after it reported a $5.2 billion quarterly loss. – USA Today Wall Street bankers ‘shaking in their boots’ about Elizabeth Warren winning presidency in 2020 – Yahoo The Massive Cost of Not Adapting to Climate Change – Bloomberg Hong Kong stock exchange makes $36.6

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Links 12 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: John Bolton was fired, and the price of oil instantly fell – CNN Why Solar Execs Say the Game is Already Over for Non-Renewable Energy – Fortune Insiders at U.S. companies dumping shares at fastest pace since 2007 – CBC Volkswagen bets big on electric. Will consumers buy in?

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Links 11 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: The Marshall Islands launches a sovereign crypto coin – Forex Brokerz A Deep Dive into the Dismal Success Rates of ITOs – Medium How to Make Health Care Unaffordable and Inaccessible – Fee 99.99% Currency Devaluations Highlight Need for Bitcoin – BeInCrypto The trade war hasn’t hit its peak

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Links 10 September 2019

Global Macro / Markets / Investing: JP Morgan has created an index to track the effect of Trump’s tweets on financial markets: ‘Volfefe index’ – CNBC The trade war hasn’t hit its peak yet. The US and China will both pay a heavy price – CNN Bitcoin Co. exchange unexpectedly shuts down – Forex Review