How one trader won big while everyone else panicked on Black Monday
Crisis central banking is here to stay via @aspeciale
Indonesias central bank holds benchmark rate after two surprise cuts
How one trader won big while everyone else panicked on Black Monday
Jobless claims at the lowest level since 1973
Dividend Capture Strategy: Trade Execution Matters $
Venezuelan Opposition Leader Machado Calls for Open Rebellion against Maduro Regime
WATCH: The coincidental geometry of a total solar eclipse
Stocks crash during Black Monday, 30 years ago today.
Remember This? Michelle Obama Praised Harvey Weinstein in 2013
October 19 1987 - Black Monday Dow Jones down 508.32 points (22%), 4½ times previous record.
Hopes that new Nigeria DNA lab will embolden rape victims | @adaobitricia
#UnitedStates #IJC Initial Jobless Claims at 222K
#UnitedStates Philadelphia @federalreserve Manufacturing Index at 27.9
#UnitedStates Continuing Jobless Claims at 1888K
Dublin’s evolving history
Samsung Heavy wins first order for new FSRU design
Solstad Farstad secures CSV contract extension
Dem lawmaker: What the hell? Everybody knows that Mr. Trump is a liar
Interest rates on student loans arent too high - theyre too low - CapX
Yes, climate change fuels forest fires — but thats not the only factor by @IreneBanosR
Amazing.
Trump will nominate Joseph Simons as FTC chairman, White House says
.@dwnews asks @FedericaMog if she will comment on situation in #Catalonia. Definitely not, she says.
Kobe Steels data fabrication leaves manufacturers scrambling
JUST IN: Trump suggests FBI colluded with Russia on infamous dossier
China suggests Xis political ideology to be elevated in party constitution
A new generation of candidates makes clean energy a campaign centerpiece
New York City, 1933.
Millions of Britons in financial difficulty via @Reuters
Ultimate Life Hacker? Meet The Woman Who Says She’ll Do Things, Then Doesn’t Do Them
PreMarket Prep for October 19
Mnuchin: Its very hard to not cut taxes for the rich
Post Of Hangman Attracts Applicants By The Dozens in Zimbabwe #Zimbabwe
May to push for #Brexit progress at showdown supper in Brussels via @IanWishart @TimRoss_1
Millennials are being left behind, and it poses a huge risk to the US economy
White House says $25K sent to Gold Star father
Kenyans Told to Prepare For Major Protests on Election Day #Kenya
AI is changing our brains
More rain predicted for southern Norway after floods cause millions in damage
White House: John Kelly is disgusted by the politicization of his sons death
Some middle-class Americans worry Trump health subsidies cut will hurt
Financial, security woes crimp Libyas oil recovery
Hell yea London!! Were #1!!
A continued grind upwards $SPX $SPY
Hey @ldrogen, at what point should I get worked up?
Youth Tackle Sex Taboos in Senegal #Senegal
Venezuela’s Opposition Governors-elect Defy Regime, Risking Destitution
Kurds blame outside world for loss of territories to #Iraq by @JuditNeurink
Bloomberg View: The case for continuity at the Fed
Popular Twitter account claiming to belong to Tennessee GOP was run by Russians
#Duterte says will ask Indonesia, Malaysia to blast pirates out of the sea
NAFTA talks are going very badly. Heres what you should know.
Today is the 30th anniversary of the 1987 crash. On that day VXO (the predecessor to VIX) peaked at over 140.
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly Dings Media for Misreporting
Siemens to slash thousands of jobs worldwide in power and gas unit: report
.@theresa_may says she wants to see some urgency on citizens rights. #EUSummit
Comerio Dam in Puerto Rico Overflows After Torrential Rains
Puerto Ricos Comerio Dam Overflows Following Torrential Rains
OPECs Barkindo says balanced oil market is in sight
The need for cooperation was the word of the day from @theresa_may as she arrived at the #EUsummit
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries
Popescu Report - #Gold and the calm before the storm (Oct. 8, 2017)
Rajoy to trigger Article 155 on Catalonia: what does it mean?
Domestic workers pay the price for Qatars ban on unmarried sex. @iamAnaSantos
Crisis central banking is here to stay via @aspeciale
Tens of millions of Americans are being left out of the economic recovery
Californias climates are converging
Hasta La Visa - When Travelling Takes a Wrong Turn: #Africa
What astronomers are learning from the oldest rocks — from Earth and beyond:
Berlin is different.
How to survive a North Korean missile - in Japanese manga form #Japan #manga
World Bank Clarifies Position on Nigerias Borrowing #Nigeria
The museum that changed a whole city: Guggenheim Museum Bilbao turns 20 by @die_wuensch
Delta passenger says she was stopped from singing anthem
Some initial levels to look for $DIA (5/10/20 ma). Take lumps early today
Odd Bedfellows? Blockchain Developers Can Learn to Love the World Bank
James Atlas wrote two influential literary biographies. Now, he turns to memoir.
Billionaire Kidnapper Evans Changes Plea to Not Guilty: #Nigeria
.@Toyota reveals second gen of its #selfdrivingvehicle platform:
Geoengineering Primer How to govern? #Geoengineering Not if, but when what
Oil prices are rallying, but how long can it last? #OOTT
Why can’t booming Ethiopia handle this year’s drought? By @jamesinaddis (@irinnews)
Skellefteå to get Europes biggest car battery factory: in pictures
From the AP archives: Final rally by SPO leader Kern ahead of Austria poll
Tweetstorm. CNN’s Jake Tapper Calls Out Media for Lack of Accountability on Weinstein
Motorbikes, trust and pepper soup - Ebola tips to tackle deadly diseases @InnaLaz
Trumps pick to run mortgage agency has helped lenders fight It
The need for cooperation was the word of the day from @TheresaMay as she arrived at the #EUsummit
Amazon offered billions in tax breaks for second U.S. headquarters
President Lungu Leads Hundreds in National Day of Prayer: #Zambia
Data Snapshots: Reusable Climate Maps @NOAAClimate #data #maps #temp #outlook #drought #Wx
I am surprised $PM had a currency hit. Shares down 3% pre-market. Details on the conf call in an hour.
Tesla backs a novel project combining wind, solar and storage technologies
NEW: Homeland Security sees power grow under Trump
U.S. cities battle for Amazon HQ2 ahead of deadline
Jacinda Ardern is to be the New Zealand prime minister
Minister Zhuwao Reinstates Sacked Zimbabwe Workers Union Boss: #Zimbabwe
More people see U.S. power and influence as a major threat to their countries in 2017
#Goldilocks returns...
China Manufacturing SMI Hits 15 Month High in October. #SMI
CAPE was average on Black Monday 1987
War Vets Vow to Block Grace Mugabes Ascendency to VP: #Zimbabwe
After the demise of Energy East, it’s time we put an end to Bombardier jets via @fpcomment
As battle rages, devastated Philippine city starts its long cleanup
1987 crash – it was thirty years ago and is another downturn inevitable?
Why rural Ontario is Gord Downie country From @GlobeArts
Is China the next global leader? via @AJInsideStory
Oct 18, 1917 - New York Times: US officials expect Germany will break in another year #100yearsago
Amazon offered billions in tax breaks for second U.S. headquarters
#RobotWars: US smashes Japan in giant days-long duel
RT: UE: Warning of ecological Armageddon after dramatic plunge in insect numbers
INSIGHT - Peace gives Colombian coffee an extra shot
JUST IN: Verizon $VZ shares rise 1.4 percent after reporting a rise in wireless subscribers
Hillary Clinton Blamed 2016 Loss on Not Focusing on Fighting Misogyny
Oct 18, 1917 - New York Times: British planes bomb German factory at Saarbruken #100yearsago
Oct 18, 1917 - New York Times: Big guns thunder on Flanders front in Belgium #100yearsago
#ThisWeek EU farmers ready campaigns to highlight lack of alternative to glyphosate
European stocks falter as Catalonia tensions escalate
How a deadly 1938 hurricane gave New England its fall colors
#Fed sees economy advancing amid ‘widespread labor tightness’
China central bank warns against Minsky Moment due to excessive optimism
Wisconsin bill would ban university doctors from performing abortions and training students
Is China the next global leader?
NEW: What to watch for in Senate budget debate on Thursday
Spain to trigger direct rule on Catalonia in unprecedented move to crush independence bid
China official says Lincoln would have approved of freeing Tibetan serfs
Russian central bank to buy #gold on Moscow Exchange starting November 1 via @Reuters
Amazon offered billions in tax breaks for second U.S. headquarters
These posters explain how to help stop Islamophobic attacks in public:
Trump on budget: I think we have the votes, but who knows?
IN PICS: Youth Tackle Sex Taboos in Senegal #senegal
CHART: Projected Size of the Global Vehicle Fleet by 2040 @financialpost: #EV #OIL
Madrid to trigger suspension of Catalonias autonomy on Saturday
UPDATE: Verizon wireless subscribers get a boost, but Fios takes a hit.
MORE: Verizon earnings also hit by charges related to Yahoo and other deals.
ICYMIChOTD-10/18/17 A 52-“Weak” High For Stocks? $SPY $SPX (PREMIUM-UNLOCKED Post):
BHP CEO says prepared to take time to sell US shale business. AGM
Ministry responds to controversy over F-16 upgrade
Key to the White House
Govt Ratifies Two Global Treaties On Climate Change - Official: #Nigeria
#BOE will not hike interest rates: BNPs Saywell via @bsurveillance @flacqua @tomkeene
Saudi wealth fund widens its economic role with a new mortgage company
McCains latest surprise: regulate Facebook
Trapped #wildcat released back into the wild on Crete #Greece #wildlife
South Africans don’t go big on Diwali #gold buying, but sales in India spike via @IOL
Is Chinese drug discovery on a roll? Some investors think so via @ARJourdan @reutersBenHir
Salon Compiles Best Conservatives List — And They All Share One Thing
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries
Eating potatoes wont actually kill you
10 Years Since the Murder of Reggae Star Lucky Dube #Rwanda #SouthAfrica
Blue Apron cuts 6% of its workforce
Poll: Almost Half Think Media Make Up Stories About Trump
Top House Republican expected to resign in major blow to GOP: report
#ThisWeek As obstacles to ‘Jamaica’ keep mounting, Europe needs patience with Berlin
Mozambiques Rio Tinto Charged With Fraud Over U.S.$3.7 Billion Deal: #Mozambique
In Ghana, collecting tax starts with distributing addresses
Daily Struggles of the Most Vulnerable in Malawi
Women to Sue Hotel Over Bitches Tag: #Malawi
Archaeology fossil teeth discovery in #Germany could re-write human history
Chinese Firm to Enlist Asia Sponsors for FIFA World Cup #worldcup #FIFA
Analysis: Will the GCCs fate be decided at Camp David?
Judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for undocumented teen
Do Trump’s Constant Lies Constitute an Alternate Reality?
NFL owners rebuke Trump, elect not to punish players who protest during the anthem
LBMA #Silver Price is USD 17.03, EUR 14.40 (Oct. 19, 2017)
Court Finds Swapo Guilty of Abuse of Power: #Namibia
Solar Eruption Model Flaw, Earthquake, ICON | S0 News Oct.19.2017
Heres what analysts are saying about the plunge in Hong Kong stocks
I guess this is what you do when you are an airline that never expects to be unprofitable again...
Crooked Civil Servants Swindle Banks in Zambia: #Zambia
What history can teach us about the future of work: #FutureOfWork
Ardern to be next New Zealand PM, spelling changes for economy, immigration
Trump golf club donated far less to charity than it publicly claims: report
Trade deal? — @Banxcartoons
What we know about the Niger attack that left 4 U.S. soldiers dead:
Hanjin Group chairman dodges arrest warrant
#Salvation for stranded #seafarers
Solstad Farstad secures CSV contract extension #shipping
Samsung Heavy wins first order for new FSRU design
Sudan Backs Mugabe Cabinet Reshuffle: #Zimbabwe #Sudan
Raila Odinga Opens Up on Secession Debate: #Kenya
Heres what we learned on Day 2 of Chinas Communist Party Congress
Heres an update on the state of Chinas economy:
Chinas yield curve is inverted but its not a problem or at least its a self-inflicted one
Nissan says to suspend all Japanese car production
Theme 1: The information environment will not improve. The problem is human nature
Scientists gain new window to mysteries of concussions From @ivansemeniuk via @Globe_Sports
THE MEMO: Families of fallen soldiers criticize how Trump treated them
UN Chief to Visit Central African Republic: #CAR
Samsung Heavy wins first order for new FSRU design #shipping
Solstad Farstad secures CSV contract extension
Catalonia: How do you create a new country? via @scottlanman @Moss_Eco @mariatad
Australia Officially Ends Double Bitcoin Tax
Looks like weve got the worst party of the year award all stitched up...
FrontPage Relentless Rally.
TFW its a crash anniversary, you get a big red open, and youve been wrong for 8 years.
The Akon Lighting Africa Initiative Will Electrify Rural Mozambique: #Mozambique
Kenyatta vs Odinga - Whos Been More Presidential?: #Kenya
#China: Communists likely to enshrine Xi Jinping Thought
Aight, my word count comparison of 18th and 19th PC opening speeches— not good
Wife of fallen soldier: White House said Trump would call but he never did
Quebec passes law banning face veils
Scotland set to ban parents from smacking children in first for UK
Novartis to shut U.S. generics plant, cut 450 jobs
Rwanda Scoops International Coffee Award: #Africa
We are at the Festival for New Economic Thinking in Edinburgh! Come visit us at the Reteaching stall @EconFestival
Conservatives are campaigning against Yellens reappointment to the Fed
Officer with history of racism and harassment of women promoted to Miami Police captain
Vox: Trump ‘Attacking the Military’ With Factual Statements
Buhari Lauds Relations Between Nigeria, Turkey #Nigeria
High tech graphics for our package today.
BHP chairman talks about new capital working group at the company.
Essential Guide: The Battle for #Kirkuk in Northern #Iraq (@BalsamAwni) … …
Good tradition
A portrait painter’s ultimate subject: The subway (from 2016)
Czechs tipped to join populist surge in Europe by electing billionaire
Spain moves to suspend Catalonia’s autonomy
Senate begins tax debate by elbowing Democrats on perks for rich
Australia Officially Ends Double Bitcoin Tax
Why universal basic income is a bonkers policy that won’t end poverty. | By Peter St. Onge
Father of fallen soldier: Trump is a damn liar
Overheard: Cutting pre-accession funds for Turkey, pressure to free prisoners #EUCO
RT: UE: Worlds first floating offshore wind farm spins into action off the coast of Scotland …
#CareerRisk Driving The Bull Market? $
ChOTD-10/19/17 What If??: The Crash Of 1987 In Today’s Market $DJIA $DIA $SPY $SPX
Londons startup culture is the Bay Areas circa 5 years ago (via @SeanLightbown)
Free Breast Cancer Screening On Cards: #Zimbabwe
Ugandan Singer Bobi Wine Banned From Performing At Music Event #Uganda
Apple shares drop on iPhone 8 demand worries
Int’l compensation agency heralded as two beaches opened after spill
Two arrested in northern Greece on FYROM wiretap charges
Spain just announced it is taking control of Catalonia
EPP pre-summit #EUCO Staff member: Merkel always arrives last. Not true
The P O U N D
Does your country have a satellite orbiting the earth right now?
Retail sales fall
The up-close awe of Gord Downie From @GlobeArts
The next frontier in housing affordability: water bills
Nowhere to hide: FBI, UK Serious Fraud Office start investigating Guptas
Beer, brats and cheese: A Wisconsin culinary tour @HLKerrigan
Sharp drop in number of migrants entering Italy by sea
Munich locals disgruntled after Scottish football fans make mess of central square
Big possibility Malaysian militant leader killed in Marawi
Chinas largest robotic industrial base opens in Shenyang
Iraqi Kurdistan oil minister “pleads” for international support via @FT #OOTT
Merkel arrives at EPP pre-summit #EUCO
USA: Five injured when pilot crash lands on residential road in Florida
Zimbabwe in Drive to Contain Non-Communicable Diseases #Zimbabwe
Bloomberg Benchmark podcast: Creating Catalonia from scratch via @Moss_Eco @scottlanman
African Masks at @StanChartKE HQ
30 Years Later: JLFMI President John Lyons Personal Recollection Of The Crash of 87 $DJIA
The 100 greatest innovations of 2017
The internet is full of fake news, and there may not be a way to fix it
Why can’t booming Ethiopia handle this year’s drought? By @jamesinaddis (@irinnews)
Nissan suspends local car production for Japan for
Become a #vegan sauce boss.
The Ugly Truth About Online Dating: #Africa
If Obamas foreign-policy legacy is threatened, its not all due to Trump, writes @UriLF:
Pamela Adlon’s Better Things has reinvented the family sitcom.
Roy Moore: NFL players who kneel during anthem are breaking the law
Court Allows Nakumatt Kenyas Eviction From Junction Mall #Kenya
.@NicolasMaduro asks @PutinRF_Eng for debt restructuring to avoid #Venezuela’s default.
Washington Post Details Unsubstantiated Shortcomings of Border Wall
Corbyn speech now being heard by at least 5 EU prime ministers before Summit in Brussels
This is a must-read, free download here: @CFAResearchFndn
New Mexico’s proposed science standards leave out climate change
Indian Economy Recovers Rapidly in October After GST Introduction. #SMI
The joy of tea in Hong Kong’s busy CBD
Inside the Great Hall of the People
Brinksmanship deepens crisis between Catalonia and Madrid
Nissan is suspending all local car production for Japan from today
#UnitedKingdom 10-Year Treasury Gilt Auction at 1.317%
Army Not Dispensing Monkeypox Vaccines - Nigerian Govt #Nigeria
Happy Diwali! Celebrating the festival of lights in Sweden
German-Turkish writer Dogan Akhanli returning home after arrest in Spain by @AydinUstunel
U.S. carrier patrols off Korean peninsula in warning to Pyongyang
Minnesota Judge to Allow “Necessity Defense” at Trial of Climate Activists #Line3
Former NYT reporter: Editors killed my 2004 Harvey Weinstein expose after he met with them
Trump tells senators they might see his taxes one day
#JohnMaynardKeynes – 3 Guiding Principles From 1938 That Have Stood The Test Of Time $
Germans and French can cooperate on EU issues: FDPs Theurer via @bpolitics
Thirty years ago this week, Wall Street slid into the abyss via @Reuters
From @ons today. Compared with a year ago, people are buying more stuff even though it is more expensive.
AP Top Stories October 19 A
Cenovus is selling Palliser oil and gas assets in Alberta to Torxen for $1.3 billion
Iraqi Kurds see independence hopes fade
In Search of a Safer Hard Fork
#5things -Catalan crisis -Tax plan -U.K. data -Markets drop -Coming up...
French film legend and Nazi collaborator Danielle Darrieux dies aged 100
Hatch takes hundreds of thousands from big pharma, calls Marino report ‘baloney’
Unilever sales disappoint as competition bites big brands
Overseas assets held by China worth $6 trillion: commerce minister via @Reuters
@HCNicHailey live on @KTNNews now, tune in for discussion on #ElectionsKE
Is there some kind of Moodys uniform?
Trump’s Africa policy is still incoherent, but key signals are emerging
Todays quote is from Arundhati Roy
Saudi Vision 2030 Centers On Mutual Benefits With Ethiopia - Ambassador: #Ethiopia
How much will Brexit cost? No one knows, but here are some clues 
Myanmar Rohingya: What you need to know about the refugee crisis
Five things you should know before you start your work day via @FPExecEditor @nicole_mac1
US carrier patrols off Korean peninsula in warning to Pyongyang via @Reuters


Ian Fraser

27 days ago


What António Horta-Osório learnt from the global financial crisis

What António Horta-Osório learnt from the global financial crisis https://t.co/iB9MmBidT3 https://t.co/uJcuxGw62X