Cathay Pacific fires protesting staff, Google/Youtube cuts anti-Putin ads. Also UK min states commitment to open post-Brexit Irish borders.
Tensions in Asia slightly relieved, HK retail plummets, UK & US foreign mins discuss free trade, and and gold set to hit 1600 (GoldmanSachs)
HSBC hit with another €295 mn fine for fraud & laundering, Disney quarterlies disappoint on steaming costs & Fox integration, and China warns India on Huawei
US brands China a manipulator, China stops all agro buying & Hawaii flights, warns on US missile placement. Also, Australia leaves unchanged & Havens surge
Hangseng loses 3% as China threatens Hongkong retaliation, safehavens – Yen, Gold – up as markets bleed out Trump’s taxing all remaining Chinese imports.
HSBC, Disney, Adidas and more as Q2 earnings reports begin to wind down.
The USD is up despite yesterday’s US rate cut, Johnson advocates Irish power-share, US-China talks falter on, & manufacturing timidly up.
Sinn Fein calling for Irish unification, dissent smoulders as Fed cuts rates today, oil continues supply-choked uptrend & Airbus thrives on Boeing Woes
Trump & his central bankers have been waging war on interest rates. What will happen Wednesday and why?
US will sell arms to Saudis, but documents reveal thwarted nuke reactor sale. Also China contracts for 3rd time & Japan could ease further.