Election Day .....
BREAKING NEWS!!! Trump has won the presidential election! #ElectionNight
Michigan (93% Rpt.) Trump 48.4 Clinton 46.5
Pennsylvania (98% Rpt.) Trump 48.6% Clinton 47.8% #ElectionNight
All over but the blame games at this point.....waiting on PA , Wis , NH and MI....
Hillary Clinton now has 197 electoral votes and Donald Trump has 216 http://ti.me/2fYSKom
Electoral Votes (AP): Trump 129 Clinton 98
States: FL: T 49.0% v C 47.9% (91% rep) OH: T 46.9% v C 49.4% (34% rep) NC: T 47.6% v C 49.9% (61% rep) VA: T 50.2% vs. C 45.0% (53% rep)
As we wait for #Florida, check out the US #ElectionNight results and state-by-state maps http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/0/us-election-results-and-state-by-state-maps/ …
The first set of states are in—all hail President Trump http://deadsp.in/0VIWM0Y
At least one of the victims was headed to the polling station to vote, a law enforcement source told The Times.
Turnout low in Detroit , Michigan going to be tight.
Hispanic share of voters looks close to 2012 in prelim exits: FL '12: 17% FL '16: 18% NV '12: 19% NV '16: 18% CO '12: 14% CO '16: 13%
NORTH CAROLINA EXTENDS VOTING AT 8 DURHAM COUNTY PRECINCTS
Clinton campaign manager plays down chances in North Carolina. Demographics to help Clinton in FL
Damn judges, upholding the rule of law.
Cyber centers at Department of Homeland Security, the Justice Department , FBI , Pentagon , CIA & other intelligence agencies — on alert.
Whack-a-doodles out early , I see...
Election day dose of Podesta emails from WikiLeaks...
FX could face brexit vote redux , if these wagers go sideways...
NBC News @NBCNews
Donald Trump tells final rally of 2016: 'This is our Independence Day' http://nbcnews.to/2fjjfRZ
Good morning from Berlin on #ElectionDay. Risk sentiment boosted by Clintons improving prospects. Asia mkts edge up shrugging off China data
Final National (IBD/TIPP Tracking Poll, (11/4-7): Trump 45% (+2) Clinton 43% Johnson 8% Stein 2% http://ow.ly/9ClX305XCTV
The moment of truth arrives for the USC/L.A. Times tracking poll http://lat.ms/2fAU1xU
#National, Google Consumer Surveys (11/1-7): Clinton 38% (+2) Trump 36% Johnson 5%
Final National @GravisMarketing Poll Clinton 47 (+4) Trump 43 Johnson 3 Stein 2 https://www.scribd.com/mobile/document/330350658/Final-National-Poll#from_embed …
Latest RCP Average Electoral Map (without TossUps) Clinton 272 Trump 266 http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2016/president/2016_elections_electoral_college_map_no_toss_ups.html …
Final Fox News Electoral Map: Clinton 274 Trump 215 TossUp 49 http://fxn.ws/2eORGPN
News & Views Of Note.....Around The Horn...
Only the sky is limit: #ECB balance sheet expansion continues. Total assets rose by €11bn to fresh life-time high of €3,518bn on QE program.
McDonald's sues Florence for $20 million after city blocks restaurant: http://thelocal.it/20161108/mcdonalds-sues-florence-for-20-mn-over-site-refusal …
Debt relief has always been the bugaboo....
Tax Evasion in Greece Reaches €16 Bln Annually http://dlvr.it/McnxG9
Former Bank of Greece governor George Provopoulos does not rule out a 4th bailout deal for Greece in the future.
EU ponders freezing negotiations over Turkey’s accession bid , in response to TUR Gov't purge taken after July’s failed coup attempt.
Early December will be action packed !
The strongest and weakest currencies as NA traders enter for the trading day
Option expiries casting a shadow again as the US prepares to vote
ForexLive European morning FX news wrap: Markets, indeed the world, wait on US election result
Fed's Evans: US economy is pretty decent
FED'S EVANS: 1.7 PCT CORE PCE MEANS 'CLOSE' TO GOAL; WOULD FEEL BETTER ABOUT RATE HIKES IF MORE CONFIDENT INFLATION STILL RISING
FED'S EVANS: JOB GROWTH REALLY QUITE GOOD; 'I MARVEL AT' STRENGTH OF U.S. CONSUMER
FED'S EVANS: U.S. LABOR MARKET SHOWING 'REALLY QUITE GOOD NUMBERS FOR QUITE A LONG TIME'
FED'S EVANS: INFLATION CONTINUES TO BE A BIT SOFT
FED'S EVANS: U.S. ECONOMIC GROWTH PICKING UP, PRETTY DECENT
Frontrunning: November 8
Scotland's Sturgeon is having a Brexit moan up
Hopefully , this comes to pass....
STURGEON SAYS SCOTLAND WILL INTERVENE IN LEGAL APPEAL AGAINST TRIGGERING OF EU ARTICLE 50 WITHOUT PARLIAMENTARY APPROVAL
UK PM MAY SAYS OPTIMISTIC AND DETERMINED TO GET BEST BREXIT DEAL FOR BRITAIN AND GRASPING OPPORTUNITIES OF LEAVING EU - BBC
UK PM MAY SAYS BREXIT NEGOTIATIONS WILL BE COMPLEX, THERE WILL BE CHALLENGES AHEAD - BBC
ASKED IF SHE EXPECTS A BREXIT TRANSITION DEAL WITH EU, UK PM MAYS SHE IS FOCUSED ON PREPARING TO TRIGGER ARTICLE 50 - SKY
Spain's de Guindos: The economy will clearly grow above 3% this year
SPAIN'S ECONOMY MINISTER SAYS WILL RAISE GROWTH FORECAST FOR 2017 IN SPAIN
CHINA PBOC: DEBT TO EQUITY SWAP IMPORTANT WAY FOR DELEVERAGE - MNI
PBOC: CHOOSE TO USE OMO/TARGETED TOOLS TO SUPPLEMENT LIQUIDITY - MNI
PBOC: RRR CUT SENDS TOO STRONG POLICY SIGNAL - MNI
PBOC: CURRENT MONEY SUPPLY/RATE LEVELS IN LINE WITH FUNDMENTAL - MNI
CHINA PBOC: CONSUMER PRICES FACE UPWARD PRESSURE - MNI
CHINA PBOC: TO KEEP STABLE YUAN AT REASONABLE, BALANCED LEVEL - MNI
CHINA PBOC: TO CURB ASSET BUBBLE, PREVENT FINANCIAL RISKS - MNI
PBOC Seeks to Avoid Providing ‘Too Much’ Liquidity... China's Debt Has Grown $4.5 Trillion In Past Year http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-10-30/chinas-debt-has-grown-45-trillion-past-12-months-more-us-japan-and-europe-combined …
The situation in Mosul, Nov. 7th, 2016 – Mosul Eye© https://mosuleye.wordpress.com/2016/11/08/%e2%80%8bthe-situation-in-mosul-nov-7th-2016-mosul-eye …
#UNHCR Latest Flash Update for Iraq Situation 7 November
#Turkey, #US agree on who should seize #Raqqah: #Pentagon ยอวอน http://www.yenisafak.com/en/dunya/turkey-us-agree-on-who-should-seize-raqqah-pentagon-2560418 …
Clashes in Al-Fataih area southeast of #Derna between army forces (Omar Mukhtar Ops Room) and Derna Mujahideen Shura Council militants
Interim PM Abdallah al-Thinni appoints BrigGen. Hussain Abdallah al-Abar as new deputy MoI, a week after dismissing Mhmd al-Madani al-Fakhri
PresidencyCouncil spokesman Ashraf Tulty: A Security Committee is being formed to implement plans for combating crime
Army spox Ahmed Mismari: We have intel that Al-Qaida & Daesh remnants plan to attack #OilCrescent on 11Nov. There are Daesh pockets in Jufra
The Battle for Sirte: An analysis - https://www.libyaherald.com/2016/11/08/the-battle-for-sirte-an-analysis/ …
Five die in Siyahiya currency exchange queue row; currency office set on fire - https://www.libyaherald.com/2016/11/07/five-die-in-siyahiya-currency-exchange-queue-row-currency-office-set-on-fire/ …
Odds & Ends.....
CHP leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu and MPs accused of making a 'heavy insult' against Turkish president in criticism against post-coup crackdown.
Philippines scaling back, not scrapping, military work with U.S., country's defense minister says
War on cash -India version.
INDIA PM MODI SAYS SOME ATM MACHINES MAY NOT WORK ON NOV 9 AND NOV 10 -TV
Mark Constantine @vexmark
After pledging output cuts, OPEC members are pumping record amounts of oil http://www.wsj.com/articles/after-pledging-cuts-opec-countries-pump-record-amounts-of-oil-1478617895 …
Output increased so much in October even OPEC’s proposed cuts would merely keep output in line with estimates from before the announcement
OPEC production rises to all-time high, as U.S. crude inventories surge near record