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European prisons ‘ripe for radicalization’: study – Politico
Ángel Ubide: The case for an active fiscal policy – vox
The pre-crisis consensus was, and remains, very strong – the business cycle would be managed by monetary policy, while fiscal policy would focus solely on debt sustainability. In a world of zero interest rates, however, fiscal policy has to contribute to supporting aggregate demand and protecting against deflationary risks. This column outlines three ways in which a well-designed expansionary fiscal policy stance can contribute to better economic outcomes.
Perspectives October 2016 – Pictet
Next US president’s policies likely to be more growth friendly * Central bank divergence needs to be watched * Spikes in volatility plead for investor alertness
Danske Daily – Danske Bank
Eye-Opener – Nordea
USD resurgent, yields at new highs, ECB taper talk * Swedish inflation to remain too low. Stronger USD, higher yields. CNY at new lows.
Morning Markets – TF
Russia surprised oil investors with its decision to sign on to the Opec production cut deal last night but critics wonder how far such cuts can really go.
Euro wrap-up – Daiwa
Daily Market Comment – Marc Chandler
The Dollar Remains Bid
Daily Market Comment – Macro Man
China...playing silly buggers, or defense?
Daily Press Summary – Open Europe
Brussels Playbook – Politico
US Open – ZH
Global Stocks Decline On Samsung Woes; Rising Dollar Pressures Oil
Frontrunning – ZH
FX Update – TF
The US dollar is rising back to the top as US yields head higher the most important coincident indicator for USD outperformance. EURUSD is pushing on range support again and the kiwi was smashed for steep losses on fresh RBNZ rate cut signals.
From the Floor – TF
The US dollar is pushing higher against a Brexit-beleaguered sterling the yield on 10-year Treasuries is climbing and leading stock indices across Europe are trading narrowly mixed following a lacklustre Asian session.
Aamukatsaus – Nordea