Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Economic News , Data & Views ( April 5, 2016 ) Overview - What Is Hot Today ( 1. Market Moving News - Stocks , Currency , Bonds in Focus. 2. Monetary Policy In The News . 3. Greek Bailout Review Updates. 4. EZ Data For The Day. 5. Crude News For Today. 6. Panama Papers Updates. 7. Refugee Crisis News For Tuesday. 8. Libya Political Updates. 9. Latest In Brazil Ongoing Political Crisis. )




Overview.......







"Hello Friend".......
























The Dow and S&P 500 logged their worst one-day drop in a month











Europe Stocks Fall Most in Six Weeks on Weak German Factory Data via







Stocks in Europe and Japan fall while haven assets gain







Yen strengthens to highest since 2014 as ’sAbe urges avoiding competitive devaluation







Some things to remember before PBOC FX reserves tomorrow. Read between the lines

















Kuroda said BOJ won't hesitate to accelerate QE, buy more risky assets, or go deeper into NIRP — Reuters





| Congratulations BOJ... *CURRENT 30-YR JGBS HAVE NO TRADE FOR FIRST TIME IN SIX MONTHS







's Nowotny says helicopter money is fiscal policy and totally unrealistic for the ECB.









ECB pol is at limit of its mandate as Bund yields neg out to 9yrs, say German conservatives


















Why Traders Are Angry: "The Fed Is Modeling Distortions It Helped Create"








lender sees end of Greek reforms review by end April, early May.








We shall see....








| *GREEK PRIVATIZATION MAY YIELD EU7-8 BLN, STATHAKIS SAYS ...you mean million









Italy Services PMI falls to 13 month low in March





German Bunds are back in town: 10y yields under 0.1%.








4+ MM crude inventory draw















Panama Papers.....






"Heroin"














How Cameron tackled tax evasion - but benefited from his father's significant legacy













webzine Inkyfada-releasing reports on Tunisians implicated in -attacked & forced to shut down






FIFA head Gianni Infantino implicated in Panama Papers








A complete guide to Middle East leaders & their secret stashes, revealed in







Wikileaks Accuses Panama Papers' Leaker Of Being "Soros-Funded, Soft-Power Tax Dodge"










Putin attack was produced by OCCRP which targets Russia & former USSR and was funded by USAID & Soros.

















This time it does appear Iceland's Prime Minister has resigned.












ICELAND FISHERIES AND AGRICULTURE MINISTER SIGURDUR INGI JOHANSSON WILL BECOME PRIME MINISTER -FT


















Headline of the day: "President of Transparency International Chile resigns after being named in Panama Papers"









*SKANDIA TO SEEK MORE INFO ON NORDEA AND OFFSHORE STRUCTURES











EU Commission responds to Panama papers saying there is “plenty more to come” in cracking down on tax avoidance









Refugee Crisis News.....







"Gone"......













That didn't take long...










Greece may have deported asylum seekers by mistake, says UN









Greece to create new government department for refugee crisis











to readmit 200 migrants from on Wednesday, official says










Great round up of timely topics !







Libya.....







"Sayonara"......













UAE: HoR approval of UN-backed govt "essential" (Perhaps it might lean on its allies to allow a vote then?)







constitution talks to conclude today in #








 

Tobruk parliament's government's foreign minister, still in post, welcomes Russia opposition to EU sanctions.









HOR statement rejects sanctions against Aguila Saleh







Those who met in (State Council) today served a huge blow to the whole UN peace process.







Any constitutional amendment requires 2/3 majority. Today only 73 met in Tripoli out of 200.






Tripoli-based government quits, hands power to UN-backed government.










In accordance w/ LPA, state council shouldn't b convening yet. No? clarification frm spox wld b helpful






Brazil......






"Where is my mind " ......
















justice orders impeachment process for VP, heightens crisis






Rousseff seeks allies as Brazil impeachment vote looms






Brazil's pro-impeachment leader: Eduardo "Swiss Bank" Cunha to ignore Sup Ct's order to include VP in impeachment








Rousseff says biding time on Brazil cabinet reshuffle