Intelligence gathered by the US security agencies indicates that Russian hackers were behind the intrusion first reported by the Qatari government two weeks ago, US officials say..
“The strong correlation of USD/JPY and the Nikkei is a well-known phenomenon — so much so that it impacts the relative pricing of yen- and dollar-denominated Nikkei futures. When the fortunes of the two diverge, as they have recently, the market takes notice.”
“I am not sure if you should get long US Treasuries because the Chinese have indicated that they might buy some more. But I do know that you shouldnâ€™t short world growth because China is about to implode.”
“If this pattern continues, Mr. Trump may find himself running an Administration with no one but his family and the Breitbart staff. People of talent and integrity wonâ€™t work for a boss who undermines them in public without thinking about the consequences.”
“The fact that UST 10y rates have traded in a very tight range for the last two months has been interpreted as a reassuring signal for carry trades everywhere. In fact it should be a warning signal.”