High Note.

And so the holiday-shortened week comes to a close and it delivered everything that could have been reasonably expected of it.


Yeah, So China’s Yuan Just Plunged The Most Since The Devaluation

Ok, well the yuan plunged overnight.

Davos Man.

Well, that didn’t disappoint.

The Gun’s Not Loaded!

“Stirred, in a half-carafe.”

Ok Guys, We’re Goin’ On Tour.

Predictably, it went awry almost immediately.

Yuan-na Bet? Germany, France Add Chinese Yuan To Currency Reserves

Celebrate “diversity”.

DACA Schoen: Full Week Ahead Preview

All eyes on (geo)politics. And Canada. Of course.

Kitchen Sink.

Everything but…

Chicken-Egg: One Analyst Revisits His ‘Machiavellian Read’ On The Yuan, Yields, And The Dollar

So who’s really in the driver’s seat here? As usual, there’s a strong argument to be made that it’s the Chinese. 

Everything You Need To Know About China’s Move To Stop ‘Fixing’ The Yuan Fix

Remember back in late May and early June when the PBoC engineered a pretty epic short squeeze in the yuan? 

Reservoir Dogs.

“He’s just gonna decide – out of the blue! – to rip us off?”

‘The Prospects Are Rosy’: Chinese Stocks Surge

“Restocking.” Figuratively and literally.

Christmas Hangover.

Who’s still drunk?

Here Are The 2 Most Important Variables For Forecasting The Global Economy

“Felix, you had me at hello”…

El-Erian: China’s ‘Minsky Moment’ Will Be Different

“…the Minsky threat of a financial crisis per se is lower than the risk of generalized downward pressures on economic growth should the policy effort falter.”