Macro Briefing: 17 May 2019

China’s state media downplays odds for resuming trade talks with US: Bloomberg Is US inflation too low? Yes, according to Fed officials: NY Times Fed official: inflation-jobless rate link ‘has broken...

Macro Briefing: 15 May 2019

US birth rate fell to 32-year low in 2018: WSJ Iran officially ends parts of 2015 nuclear deal: CNBC US orders partial evacuation of embassy in Baghdad: NBC China’s retail sales growth...

Macro Briefing: 10 May 2019

Trump raises tariffs on China, which vows to respond: CNBC US-China trade talks to resume today: CNN Estimates of economic costs to higher tariffs in US-China trade war: MW US seizes N....

Macro Briefing: 9 May 2019

A Constitutional crisis lurks in battle between Trump and Congress: CNN House votes, along party lines, to hold Attorney General Barr in contempt: The Hill How many Trump investigations is Congress...

Macro Briefing: 8 May 2019

Iran’s president announces partial withdrawal from nuclear deal: CNN How will the renewed US-China battle play out? Bloomberg China reportedly backtracked on US draft of trade agreement: Reuters China’s trade surplus narrowed...

Macro Briefing: 1 May 2019

Venezuela’s Maduro holds on to power with grip on military: BBG Trump threatens US embargo on Cuba for supporting Venezuela: Reuters GOP senators raise doubts about Moore’s possible nomination to Fed:...

Macro Briefing: 15 April 2019

Mueller report set for public release this week: Bloomberg EU set to start delayed trade talks with US: Reuters Signs of a US-China trade deal help lift Asian stocks: MW Outlook improves...

Macro Briefing: 12 April 2019

Fed has become too dovish, says Allianz’s chief economic advisor: CNBC Herman Cain’s prospects for joining Fed lose key GOP support: Fox Eurozone industrial output falls less than forecast in February:...

Macro Briefing: 11 April 2019

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange reportedly arrested in London: CNBC Treasury misses deadline for sending Trump’s tax returns to Congress: Politico US and China agree to trade deal enforcement offices: Reuters EU allows...

Macro Briefing: 10 April 2019

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wins re-election in close race: Reuters US sends warship to disputed area in S. China Sea in signal to Beijing: Bloomberg Europe Union expected to grant...

Macro Briefing: 5 April 2019

China and US report progress in trade talks: Bloomberg Trump picks former head of pizza company for Fed board: NY Times Economists expect rebound in today’s employment report for March: Reuters Trump...

Hong Kong ETF (EWH) Testing Key Breakout Resistance Level

The iShares MSCI Hong Kong ETF (NYSEARCA: EWH) made new 52 week highs and is attempting to break out. Investors looking for investment exposure to China and the far east should keep...