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Tuesday, April 24

24th Apr - Morning Briefings

The morning briefings! You can get update notifications by following MoreLiver on Twitter or Facebook. Contact me with any questions or suggestions.

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News roundup – Between The Hedges
News roundup – The Trader
Emerging London Headlines – beyondbrics / FT
The 6am Cut London – alphaville / FT
Press digests by Reuters: FT, WSJ, NYT

European political and growth worries weigh on global stock markets with US and Asian stock prices falling overnight. Despite increased risk aversion and lower stock markets the dollar has failed to rally, which  could indicate  that some market participants are betting on QE3 from the Fed if the European crisis escalates further. Political worries have spread to the Czech Republic where the government on Friday will face a confidence vote over new austerity measures. 

Morning Briefing: Even a worm will turn BNYMellon
The BOJ appears to be under intensifying pressure to ease policy - a fact of some discomfort to its governor Masaaki Shirakawa

Market Preview: Focus on US new home salesSaxo Bank
European markets are seen opening higher Tuesday ahead of the release of the US new home sales later today which is expected to show an increase in March. Moreover market participants are keeping a close eye on the Spanish and Italian bond auctions.

Debt crisis: live – The Telegraph
Europe Crisis Tracker – WSJ
Tracking Europe’s Debt Crisis – NYT
FX Options Analytics – Saxo Bank