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Mary FanslauWhat I Am Reading

October 09 (Tuesday)

Markets
Selloff in Tech Shares Deepens, Drags Down Market (W)
Dow rises for first time in 3 days, but gains capped amid fear of higher rates (C)
Volatility Surge Has Strategists Asking What’s Next for Stocks (B)
Emerging Markets Look to Contain Damage (W)
Tech ETFs Carry On Without Big Names (W)

Credit & currencies
Rising yields could be a big problem for booming corporate profits (C)
U.S. Treasury still concerned about yuan depreciation: official (R)
Yields on Italian Bonds Hit 4½ Year High on Budget Concerns (W)

Central banks
Emerging markets ‘as prepared as they can be’ for U.S. rate moves: Fed’s Bullard (R)

US politics
Trump Says He Has No Plans to Fire Rosenstein (W)

Geopolitics & trade
Pence Unloaded on China; Here’s Why That’s Important (W)
U.S.-China Tensions Break Out in Beijing (W)
Chinese Exporters Find 18,927 Ways to Avoid U.S. Trade Tariffs (W)
Rising U.S.-China Tensions Threaten North Korea Efforts (W)

Industries & companies
Autos: Tesla’s Value Sinks by $10 Billion in a Week as Rout Deepens (B)
FANGs: A Google bug exposed the information of up to 500,000 users (C)
FANGs: Google did not disclose security bug because it feared regulation, says report (C)
FANGs: Alphabet to shut Google+ social site after user data exposed (R)
FANGs: Some advertisers are moving half of their search budget from Google to Amazon: ad industry sources (C)

Technology
Facebook launches home video chat—and promises it won’t spy on you (MW)
Cocaine, Reefer and the F-Word: Sometimes Alexa Goes a Little Crazy (W)

Offbeat
Two Top U.S. Economists Win Nobel for Work on Growth and Climate (W)
The Price of Financial Advice Is, Finally, Falling (W)
Fox Hires Former White House Official Hope Hicks (W)
MBA enrollment is down again. What’s the future of the degree? (WP)