Forexlive Americas forex news wrap: US employment solid but wages....eh
Tech, Small Caps Suffer Worst Week In 10 Months As Trump Hangover Hits http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-12-02/tech-small-caps-suffer-worst-week-10-months-trump-hangover-hits …
The US stock end the day little changed
The top 5 releases and events for the week starting December 5
US crude oil futures settle at $51.68/BBL
OIL PRICES EXTEND GAINS AFTER WHITE HOUSE SAYS EXPECTS OBAMA TO SIGN BILL EXTENDING IRAN SANCTIONS
Baker Hughes total rig count 597 vs 593
SAUDI CENTRAL BANK SYSTEMS SAID TO BE HIT BY IRANIAN MALWARE. BBG. #OOTT
#Italy markets book weekly gain of 3.5% ahead of historic constitutional referendum amidst global losses. https://www.thestreet.com/story/13912569/1/italy-markets-book-weekly-gains-ahead-of-historic-constitutional-referendum.html …
European stocks slumped this week, except Italy
November nonfarm payrolls +178K vs +180K expected
•Unemployment rate 4.6% vs 4.9% expected
#Japanification scenario intact despite global bond rout: Bund yields continues to mimicking Japan's yield performance from the 1990s.
Bond yields in the developed world drop after strange US jobs report: NFP 178k vs 180k exp, AHE at -0.1%MoM vs +0.2% exp, UR at 4.6% vs 4.9%
What time will the Italian referendum result be announced? http://bit.ly/2fPLxrp
Renzi to offer resignation if referendum fails, minister says
Italy isn't the only European country voting this weekend http://bit.ly/2fPEv5N
Q&A: Candidates, issues in Austria presidential election http://www.cbs8.com/story/33850575/qa-candidates-issues-in-austria-presidential-election … #NLU
DB cutting off 3,400 "non stategic" clients. Stock price no likey...
The President of Taiwan CALLED ME today to wish me congratulations on winning the Presidency. Thank you!
UNITED STATES: Trump did not consult with State Department before calls with world leaders, including presidents of Taiwan and Philippines.
MORE: Trump transition team describes details of Pres.-elect Trump's phone call with Taiwan Pres. Tsai Ing-wen.
JUST IN: Former Bush spokesman on Trump's Taiwan call: "China will go nuts" http://hill.cm/8oTEfFj
UNITED STATES: Taipei Times, a Taiwanese newspaper, claims it was a staffer on Trump's team that arranged call with Taiwan's president.
CNN reporting China has already contacted the White House over Trump’s call with Taiwan pres
Howard Dean drops out of DNC chair race http://hill.cm/HDyMcf6
Ellison open to leaving Congress if elected DNC chair http://hill.cm/OM7oANk
WH praises DefSec pick James Mattis. @Schultz44 says Mattis "served with distinction" as @CENTCOM commander during @POTUS watch.
Michigan recount on for now. Post election zaniness continues !
Priebus: Trump had Romney "in tears" with funny stories http://hill.cm/kIGY4Tp
Trump supporters file lawsuit to block Wisconsin recount
Pence details ambitious agenda for Trump's first 100 days http://hill.cm/JQ9GTVx
Palin slams Trump Carrier deal as "crony capitalism" http://hill.cm/pI2sVto
Odds & Ends.....
Pro-Assad forces have now overrun 60% of the rebels' east Aleppo stronghold, according to @syriahr. Latest district to fall is Tariq al-Bab.
Syrian rebels talking with Russia , facilitated by Turkey & US on the outside looking in.
Erdogan walks back threat against Assad..
Today, Haitham al-Tajouri says the fighting in #Tripoli is an "our anticipatory move". That means PC/GNA initiated this fighting !.
BREAKING — US Dollar breaks new record against the Turkish Lira at 3.6
#Tripoli, tanks in bab Bin 3'shir area. There right now and heavy fighting going on .