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Mary FanslauWhat I Am Reading

January 16  (Monday)

BlackRock and Vanguard enjoy record inflows (FT)

Industries & companies
Defense: Lockheed Tells Trump It Will Cut F-35 Costs, Create New Jobs (B)
Energy: With a Major Oil Discovery, Guyana Is Poised to Become a Top Producer (N)
Financials: Big Banks’ Results Show Strength (W)
Financials: Wall Street wins big from Trump transition (FT)
Financials: Moody’s Reaches $864 Million Subprime Ratings Settlement (B)
Technology: What Tech Earnings Will Tell Us About the Broad Market and the Economy (BR)

The New Battle for France (BR)

US politics
Clash of views in Trump cabinet sets stage for policy confusion (FT)
Hey, Congress, Smart Health-Care Reform Takes Time (B)
Trump’s Talks With Dealmaking CEOs Rattle Antitrust Lawyers (B)
The Ethics Official Dogging Trump Is Just Doing His Job (B)
Rubio’s Vote Is Key for Secretary of State Nominee (W)
Plan for pink ‘pussyhats’ in Washington after Trump’s inauguration (R)
Immigrant-Rights Protests Planned for 50 U.S. Cities (W)

Geopolitics & terrorism
Trump Open to Shift on Russia Sanctions, ‘One China’ Policy (W)
One-China Policy Can’t Be Bargaining Chip, Beijing Warns Trump (B)
Trump suggests US sanctions against Russia are unnecessary if Moscow is ‘really helping us’ (BI)
Senate Panel to Probe If Trump Campaign Had Contact With Russia (B)
Trump adviser reportedly had 5 calls with a Russian envoy the day Obama announced new sanctions (BI)
Mexico says it’ll respond ‘immediately’ to any US border tax under Trump (BI)
US border tax threatens Asian growth (FT)

Trump Team Shunning Davos Meeting of World’s Economic Elite (B)
Davos Chief Heeds Trump Win With Pledge to Tackle ‘Silent Fear’ (B)
The Legend of the President’s First Hundred Days (W)