Forexlive Americas forex news wrap. Record highs for stocks again
Surprise. Surprise. Stocks close at record highs
WTI crude oil futures settle at $51.50 per barrel
US 30 year bond trades at new high yields for the day
A grand week for European stocks even after the punch bowl empties
US Politics ....
Keys : Judge Paul Diamond to rule early Monday ; Stein has raised almost 10 million ; & still no hacking evidence.
Wise call , after reading the article. After recount Day 8-77.64% complete anyway , 62 vote net change for HRC.
Well , Jill Stein is entitled to a refund if all of the precincts aren't counted , due to the recount being halted.
Ronna Romney McDaniel seems slated to lead RNC. Maybe an indication Romney gets Secretary of State gig - who knows ?
And on Friday , no one still has a clue as to who Trump ultimately will pick for Secretary of State.
TRUMP SAYS WILL SUSPEND IMMIGRATION FROM REGIONS WHERE IT CANNOT BE SAFELY PROCESSED
NEW: Environmentalists slam Trump’s Interior Department pick http://hill.cm/kPOfbYv
BREAKING: President-elect Trump picks Goldman Sachs president & COO Gary Cohn to be National Economic Council Director - @NBCNews
Very important article to read on the whole "fake news" aka censorship push underway.
Monte Paschi decree ready , certainly looks like this will go down this weekend.
ITALY CABINET HAS NO PLAN TO MEET ON SATURDAY TO DISCUSS BANKING SITUATION - GOVT SOURCES
As long as agreed upon state aid and bail in rules are applied ....
Bail in: ITALY FINALIZING DECREE LAW FOR PASCHI RESCUE: OFFICIAL PASCHI BONDHOLDERS TO BE AFFECTED BY DECREE: OFFICIAL
BREAKING: Italian tax payers — and not the private sector — are going to have to rescue the country's oldest bank http://on.ft.com/2heCwVY
Supreme Court to Consider Turkey’s Request for the Extradition of Eight Turkish Officers that Fled After… http://dlvr.it/MrcF58 #Greece
EUC says it was not "fully aware" of Tsipras extra benefit for low income pensioners , before same was announced.1
#France | OCT INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION M/M: -0.2% V +0.6%E; Y/Y: -1.8% V -0.6%E
#Germany | BUBA raises 16/17 GDP - Raises ’16 from 1.6% to 1.8% - Raises ’17 from 1.6% to 1.8% - Cuts ’18 to 1.6% (1.7%) - Sets ’19 at 1.5%
#ECB | Coeure: Slowing the pace of bond purchases show confidence in Euro Area economy
Odds & Ends....
Martin Kobler: High level meeting on December 13 to support the formation of the Libyan Presidential Guard http://alwasat.ly/ar/news/libya/126870/ …
Seems to confirm , if accurate , split between fighting forces in East on staying or leaving.
Fwiw , various sources confirm large numbers of civilians have exited E Aleppo.
As reported by Russia's General Staff - 93% of Aleppo under SAA control-very large numbers of civilians exit East.
Bilal Erdogan money laundering investigation not a dead letter apparently. ..
Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has become Acting President after impeachment motion overwhelmingly passed....
Her powers are suspended while the Constitutional Court considers whether to remove her from office.
South Korea impeachment vote Support impeachment: 234 votes Reject impeachment: 56 votes
BREAKING: Terror suspect with loaded Kalashnikov arrested in Rotterdam, Netherlands - http://breaking911.com/breaking-terror-suspect-loaded-kalashnikov-arrested-rotterdam-netherlands/ …