Ground Hog Day ? Where's Bill Murray ? ?
While everybody is focus on Guotai Junan's HK missing CEO mystery, there are at least 12 chiefs of private equity funds missing too!!
Russia turns up heat on oil infrastructure of ISIS , just as US has done the same thing.
Audi said on Monday it would extend the voluntary sales stop “until further notice” - models include Audi’s A6, A7, A8, Q5 and Q7: FT
BREXIT leading in new poll by The Independent. ..
Turkey 'turning away all Syrians who try to cross border' http://bit.ly/1I75Ngq
New tax arrears in Greece rise by 832 mln in Oct to total of 10.38 bln in 2015 https://shar.es/1cqqWz #Greece #economy #tax
Swiss Bank "Goes There", Applies Negative Rates To Retail Deposits http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-11-23/swiss-bank-goes-there-applies-negative-rates-retail-deposits …
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Turkey PM to attend Summit with EU Leaders on November 29th. Europe must finally have gotten it's ducks in a row.
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Has refugee influx peaked ? Or a lull in the storm ?
US has revamped prior strategy, Dovetails nicely with Russia's strategy against ISIS.
Messy , confusing , possibly discriminatory. And more refugees and economic migrants arriving by the day.
Al Qaeda local affiliate (al Nusra) and FSA formed alliance back in March - no wonder Russia hitting both Groups.1
$17 trillion of government bonds are yielding <1% - BofA
The 5 #Charts you should see to understand #OPEC's predicament, ahead of next week's meeting http://bit.ly/1HbcnlS
Who would have thought: the Stasi HQ may actually become useful. Next: the EP's building in Strasbourg
National Bank of Greece down 30%.
German coalition row delays approval of tougher asylum laws http://openeurope.org.uk/daily-shakeup/cameron-says-britain-will-do-all-in-our-power-to-support-france-in-fight-against-is/#section-5 …
Cameron to delay cabinet reshuffle with no EU deal expected at December European Council http://openeurope.org.uk/daily-shakeup/cameron-says-britain-will-do-all-in-our-power-to-support-france-in-fight-against-is/#section-2 …
LATEST: Sweeping raids fail to net #ParisAttacks suspect; #Brussels extends lockdown http://nbcnews.to/1HhIL6m
#Portugal President to meet Socialist Leader, Costa, in 15 minutes.
EU Set To Release Greece's State Aid, Bank Recap Funds Monday https://mninews.marketnews.com/content/eu-set-release-greeces-state-aid-bank-recap-funds-monday …
Transatlantic gap widens on monetary policy divergence. 2y UST/Bund yield spread jumps to 132bps, highest since 2006
Time for some good news: #Eurozone PMI rises to 4.5y high.
#PMI data signals that #eurozone growth and job creation hit 4.5-year highs in November. http://ow.ly/UXmZa
Flash #Germany Services activity at 14-month high of 55.6 (Oct: 54.5), Manufacturing #PMI at 53.5 (Oct: 53.7) http://ow.ly/UXjXb
Mixed French PMI, #ParisAttacks cited for weak services. #France Composite PMI slips to 51.3, 3-month low.
Flash #France Manufacturing #PMI rises to 19-month high of 50.8 in Nov (50.6 in Oct), signalling marginal growth http://ow.ly/UXj44
#Portugal | *NOVO BANCO MAY CUT ABOUT 1,000 JOBS, JORNAL DE NEGOCIOS SAYS
#China #Crude | CHINA OCT. CRUDE IMPORTS FROM RUSSIA RISE 24% Y/Y *CHINA OCT. CRUDE IMPORTS FROM SAUDI ARABIA FALL 13% Y/Y
#Germany's 2y yield drops to record low at -0.392% before Eurozone PMI data.
#China | Shanghai (Export) Containerised Freight Index record low ...
#China | Offshore Yuan down >100pips at CNY6.43 (weakest level since Sept) .."devaluation bets"
Commodity slump deepens as Dollar gains. Bloomberg Commodity Index hits fresh 16y low. http://bloom.bg/1QCAM6w
Good morning from Berlin. Asia risk markets start the week steady as commodity slumps deepens on broad Dollar gains.
Moody's Maintains Stable Outlook for Saudi Arabia's Banking System https://www.moodys.com/research/Moodys-maintains-stable-outlook-for-Saudi-Arabias-banking-system--PR_339117 …
China Grants Malaysia 50 Billion RMB RQFII Quota - Xinhua
4 Chinese bank regulators demoted for concealing wife's US citizenship, taking cash at daughter's wedding, gambling. http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/11/23/china-corruption-demotions-idUSL3N13I19G20151123#r40z0DSw6bVKlBOv.97 …
Guotai Junan shares down 14.5% in HK pre-market after the company said it hasn't been able to contact chairman/CEO Yim Fung since Nov 18th.
Ominous. HK-listed brokerage Guotai Junan Intl says it's lost contact with chairman/CEO Yim Fung, temporary replacements appointed @business