wiar 09-10-18

Mary FanslauWhat I Am Reading

September 10 (Monday)

Asia markets broadly lower in morning trade as US-China trade jitters linger (C)
FAANG-Shunning Stock Pickers Just Had Worst Month Since 2009 (B)
The Nasdaq’s Plunge Was a Selloff Waiting to Happen (BR)

Central banks
Fed Ponders a New Tool to Avert Crises (W)
Japan’s Central Bank Won’t Tweak Policy Again Any Time Soon, Ex-Official Says (B)

Wages Are Rising. Will Inflation Follow? (W)
How to Spot the Next Financial Crisis (BR)

Google Case Asks: Can Europe Export Privacy Rules World-Wide? (W)

China Boosts Steel, Pressures Other Metals (W)

US politics
How the Midterm Elections Could Be Bullish for Stocks (BR)
All The President’s Friends Show Up to Reject Image of Turmoil (B)
Ex-Trump Adviser George Papadopoulos Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison (W)

Geopolitics & trade
Japan is worried about its alliance with America (E)
Trump Shows He’s Ready to Go All-In Against China on Tariffs (B)
Trump Presses Apple to Move Production to Avoid Tariffs (W)
Who pays for tariffs? (E)

Industries & companies
Media: Viacom Stock Is Worth Buying Regardless of CBS and Moonves (BR)
Tech: Why Microsoft thinks Amazon’s expansion is actually an opportunity for the software giant (C)

The 5G Race: China and U.S. Battle to Control World’s Fastest Wireless Internet (W)
Bitcoin Tracker One and Ether Tracker One Suspended by U.S. SEC (B)
Crypto Wipeout Deepens to $640 Billion as Ether Leads Declines (B)

An Alternative View of Boom and Bust Cycles (BR)
The 7 Best Books About the Financial Crisis (BR)
Florence intensifies, expected to become ‘an extremely dangerous’ hurricane targeting the US (C)
African swine flu is causing alarm in China—and beyond (E)