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Chinese capital flight is back

Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:32:48 +0000

Some useful perspective from CreditSights.

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What do Americans actually think about the issues that Trump is loudest about?

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:55:48 +0000

With all the usual caveats that attend such polls and surveys, let’s start with immigration.

A Pew survey finds that American views of immigrants have improved throughout the Obama years, representing a complete reversal of what they were twenty years ago:

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Markets Live: Wednesday, 18th January, 2017

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:57:51 +0000

Live markets commentary from FT.com

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Goldman on the “global reflation misnomer”

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:43:07 +0000

What "markets are calling 'global reflation' is really a strengthening of the divergence theme that will ultimately drive the Dollar stronger"

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FT Opening Quote: Sales up at Burberry

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:56:30 +0000

Sales up at Burberry, improved margins for Wetherspoons and a profit warning at Pearson: FT Opening Quote, with commentary by Matthew Vincent, is your early Square Mile briefing. You can sign up for the full newsletter here.

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Further reading

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:19:25 +0000

Levine on Citadel and SIP latency arbitrage; RBI independence as a project; not everyone enjoyed Xi's Davos speech; Pettis asks if China can survive Trump; Nixon's basic income plan; how to read the Trump dossier; Chavez and the resource curse; Bitcoin HFT; Japanese toilet industry agrees to standardize complex bidet controls; other stuff.

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A short history of long bonds

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 17:56:48 +0000

Worked up about ultra-long bonds in the US? Here's a reminder that we ultra-went-there, decades ago.

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