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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 10 July 2014

  • ZeroHedgeEspirito Santo Financial Suspends Shares, Bonds on ESI Exposure (BBG)
  • Europe Stocks Drop for Fifth Day as Espirito Santo Sinks (BBG)
  • Espirito Santo Creditors Doubt Containment on Missed Payment (BBG)
  • French Stocks Seen Extending Losses on Economy Concern (BBG)
  • Stocks Slide With Portugal Bonds as Yen Gains; Oil Drops (BBG)
  • U.S. Probes Hacking of Government Computers at Personnel Agency (WSJ)… finds terabytes of porn
  • It’s Congress’ fault: Obama rejects criticism over border crisis (Reuters)
  • Israel Mobilizes 20,000 Troops for Possible Gaza Invasion (BBG)
  • Chinese hackers pursue key data on U.S. workers (NYT)
  • Donetsk Primed for Siege as Ukraine Army Hems In Rebels (BBG)
  • Regulators Ready Money-Fund Rules (WSJ)
  • Are Investors Complacent About Risk? Concern Raised in June Fed Meeting (BBG)
  • Gaza Rockets Threaten Nuclear Plant as Israel Vows Force (BBG)
  • China June trade data misses forecasts, doubts over economy linger (Reuters)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 9 July 2014

  • ZeroHedgeXi Says China Conflict With U.S. Would Be Disaster (BBG)
  • Short selling drops to lowest level since Lehman (FT)
  • Scoping the new subprime as watchdogs cry ‘bubble’ (Reuters)
  • Carlos Slim to break up América Móvil empire (FT)
  • Jury Acquits Rengan Rajaratnam in Insider-Trading Case (WSJ)
  • Hamas rockets land deep in Israel as it bombards Gaza Strip (Reuters)
  • Hong Kong Buyers Queue for New Homes After Prices Plunge (BBG)
  • Rebel Stronghold in Ukraine Braces for Its Showdown (WSJ)
  • Tiny Houses Big With U.S. Owners Seeking Economic Freedom (BBG)
  • Chinese Cash-Bearing Buyers Drive U.S. Foreign Sales Jump (BBG)
  • Portugal Bonds Drop With Europe Stocks as Gold Advances (BBG)
  • Why UBS Says Brazil’s 7-1 Trouncing Is Bearish for Stocks (BBG)
  • Both candidates in Indonesia election claim victory (Reuters)
  • Citigroup Nears Deal to Resolve Mortgage Probe (WSJ)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 8 July 2014

  • ZeroHedgeHeadline of the day: Complacency Breeds $2 Trillion of Junk as Sewage Funded (BBG)
  • Israel intensifies Gaza offensive after surge in rocket fire (Reuters)
  • Profits plunge at Vatican bank (FT)
  • Investors Are Buying Troubled Golf Courses and Giving Them Makeovers (NYT)
  • Pimco Dissidents Challenge Bill Gross in ‘Happy Kingdom (BBG)
  • That’s a new one: Marks and Spencer blames new website for sales drop  (Reuters)
  • Iran’s Supreme Leader calls for more enrichment capacity (Reuters)
  • Boeing Faces Long-Term Credit Risk if Ex-Im Bank Closed, S&P Says (WSJ) not to mention the collapse risk to US durable goods orders
  • U.K. Manufacturing Unexpectedly Slumps Most in 16 Months (BBG)
  • Some Still Lack Coverage Under Health Law (WSJ)
  • Samsung earnings slide, Smartphones weigh on Samsung Electronics as guidance disappoints (Reuters)
  • Coconut Water Beating Hedge Funds Lures Ex-Trader (BBG)
  • CIA had role in Germany spy affair (Reuters)
  • Global Borrowers Avoid $70 Billion Debt Distress in U.K. Courts (BBG)
  • Afghanistan’s Abdullah rejects election result as ‘coup’ against people (Reuters)
  • Amazon rainforest grew after climate change 2,000 years ago (Reuters)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 7 July 2014

  • ZeroHedgeBond Anxiety in $1.6 Trillion Repo Market as Failures Soar (BBG), as reported first by Zero Hedge
  • As Food Prices Rise, Fed Keeps a Watchful Eye (WSJ)
  • Yellen’s Economy Echoes Arthur Burns More Than Greenspan (BBG)
  • Draghi’s $1.4 Trillion Shot: Silver Bullet or Misfire? (BBG)
  • Israel’s Netanyahu phones father of murdered Palestinian teen (Reuters)
  • Ukraine says forces will press forward after taking rebel stronghold (Reuters)
  • Goldman Sachs Brings Forward Rate Forecast as Treasuries Drop (BBG)… you mean rise?
  • Super typhoon takes aim at Japan (Reuters)
  • Kidnapped Nigerian girls ‘escape from Boko Haram abductors’ (Independent)
  • Merkel says U.S. spying allegations are serious (Reuters)
  • Chinese Tycoon Guo Copying Buffett Rises From Bread to Club Med (BBG)
  • Samsung Electronics faces falling profits as succession looms (Reuters)
  • G.M. OnStar Data Has Potential as Safety Tool (NYT) but not really
  • The Future of the Workforce May Be Part-Time, Says Google CEO Larry Page (Recode)
  • Shocking: Many Pick Electric Jolt Over Solitude in Study (BBG)
  • Egypt to raise fuel prices by up to 78 percent from midnight (Reuters)
  • Ex-Soviet minister and Georgia leader Shevardnadze dies (Reuters)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 3 july 2014

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  • Obama Decries Big Bonuses at Bank Trading Desks as Risky  (BBG)
  • India central bank seeks to swap gold to improve reserves quality (Reuters)
  • There goes Q3 GDP: Arthur Strengthens to Become First Atlantic Hurricane (BBG)
  • Airports Serving U.S. Tighten Checks on Stealth-Bomb Threat (BBG)
  • Fear, cash shortages hinder fight against Ebola outbreak (Reuters)
  • Brent Declines as Libya Rebels Say Ports Are Open (BBG)
  • Shiites Train for Battle in Iraqi Holy City (WSJ)
  • Dimon’s Cancer Has 90% Cure Rate With Demanding Therapy (BBG)
  • Goldman says client data leaked, wants Google to delete email (Reuters)
  • ECB Watchers in the Dark Look to Draghi for Illumination (BBG)
  • Saudi Arabia Sends 30,000 Troops to Iraq Border (Reuters)
  • Dollar Bulls Practicing Art of Stealth Capitulation (BBG)
  • Deadly Violence Escalates in Israel After Palestinian Youth, Israeli Teens Killed (WSJ)
  • Stevens Renewed Jawboning Hits Mark to Spur Aussie Drop (BBG)
  • U.S., UK officials prepare inspection order for all F-35s (Reuters)
  • U.S. Gives New Contract To Firm That Vetted NSA Leaker Edward Snowden (WSJ)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 2 July 2014

  • ZeroHedgeFrance’s Sarkozy faces corruption probe in blow to comeback hopes (Reuters)
  • Ukraine Says Military Offensive Against Rebels Yielding Results (WSJ)
  • JPMorgan Investors Show Support for Dimon in Cancer Fight (BBG)
  • World’s ATM Moves to Frankfurt as Yellen’s Fed Slows Cash (BBG)
  • Argentina Seen Backtracking on Fernandez Vows as Legacy at Risk (BBG)
  • Palestinian teen killed in possible revenge attack (Reuters)
  • The Bill and Hillary Clinton Money Machine Taps Corporate Cash (WSJ)
  • London House Prices Surge the Most Since 1987, Nationwide Says (BBG)
  • Last Jew in Afghanistan faces ruin as kebabs fail to sell (Reuters)
  • More than 500 arrested at Hong Kong pro-democracy sit-in (CBS)
  • Erdogan Bids for Turkish History After Corruption Scandal (BBG)
  • Fidelity Bans U.S. Investors Overseas From Buying Mutual Funds (WSJ)
  • Apartment Rents Rise as Incomes Stagnate (WSJ)
  • Facebook’s New Ad Effort Focuses on Emerging Markets (WSJ)
  • Defiant Al Jazeera faces conservative backlash after Arab Spring (Reuters)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 30 June 2014

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  • Facebook Researchers Manipulated News Feeds in 2012 Study (BBG)
  • Argentina at Brink of Default as $539 Million Payment Due (BBG)
  • Hedge fund correlation risk alarms investors (FT)
  • As China Flexes Muscle, Obama Frets Over Rival’s Weakness (BBG)
  • As caliphate declared, Iraqi troops battle for Tikrit (Reuters)
  • Dubai Caps Worst Month Since 2008 as Real Estate Stocks Tumble (BBG)
  • Russian Advisers Ready Iraq to Use New Combat Aircraft (BBG)
  • Blackstone Readies Big-Bet Hedge Fund (WSJ) – so what was GSO?
  • Pope says communists are closet Christians (Reuters)
  • Thomson Reuters revising FX trading standards (Reuters)
  • Scotland Holds Billions of Barrels of Shale Oil, Report Says (BBG)
  • U.S. Investment Firms Challenge Puerto Rico Restructuring Law (WSJ)
  • BNP Paribas Dollar-Clearing Ban Said to Start in 2015 (BBG)
  • BlackRock ETFs near $1 trillion as it loses market share to Vanguard (Reuters)
  • U.S. government to unveil near $9 billion fine for France’s BNP (Reuters)
  • Soros Caught in ClickSoftware Rout That Puzzles Analysts (BBG)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 27 June 2014

  • ZeroHedgeYellen Spending Recipe Lacking Key Ingredient: Bigger Wage Gains (BBG)
  • Ukraine signs trade agreement with EU, draws Russian threat (Reuters)
  • GM Documents Show Senior Executive Had Role in Switch (WSJ)
  • Australian Report Postulates Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Lost Oxygen (WSJ)
  • World’s Biggest Debt Load Lures Distressed Funds to China  (BBG)
  • GPIF Rushing Into Riskier Assets Before Ready, Okina Says (BBG)
  • Japan Prices Rise Most Since ’82 on Tax, Utility Fees (BBG)
  • Italian Debt Swells to Rival Germany as Bond Yields Slide (BBG)
  • China’s Manhattan Project Marred by Ghost Buildings (BBG)
  • BOE’s Carney Says Rates Won’t Rise to Levels Previously Considered Normal (WSJ)
  • Bondholders paying BNP’s fine: BNP Plans to Slash Dividend, Sell Multibillion Euro Bond Next Week (WSJ)
  • Looted Banks Fund Iraq Fighters Eyeing Wealth Al-Qaeda Never Had (BBG)
  • Fastest-Growing Metro Area in U.S. Has No Crime or Kids (BBG)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 26 June 2014

  • ZeroHedgeMinorities Seen Driving U.S. Household Growth (Reuters0
  • GM prepares to recall some Cruze sedans with Takata air bags (Reuters)
  • PBOC Halts Repos as China Money Rate Climbs to Seven-Week High (BBG)
  • Ukraine Optimism Wavers on Peace as Cease-Fire Winds Down (BBG)
  • Economic Rebound Seen Undercut by Weak Pay as Vote Winner (BBG)
  • Cracks Open in Dark Pool Defense With Barclays Lawsuit (BBG)
  • The Survivor: How Eric Holder outlasted his (many) critics (Politico)
  • IBM, Lenovo Tackle Security Worries on Server Deal (WSJ)
  • Militants take Iraqi gas field town, president calls parliament session (Reuters)
  • Carney Surprises Confounding Markets as BOE Manages Guidance (BBG)
  • Malaysia jet most likely on autopilot when it crashed, Australia says (Reuters)
  • Standard Chartered Says First-Half Profit to Drop 20% (BBG)
  • Russia must urge Ukraine separatists to disarm ‘in hours’: Kerry (Reuters)
  • Mercedes Upstages Rolls-Royce With $1 Million S-Class (BBG)
  • Suarez and Uruguay sweat ahead of FIFA ruling on bite (Reuters)
  • Treasury Two-Year Yield Gap to Fed Rate Widest Since September (BBG)

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ZeroHedge – Frontrunning – 25 June 2014

  • ZeroHedgeObama Administration Widens Export Potential for U.S. Oil (BBG)
  • WTI Pares Gains as U.S. Export Ruling Seen Limited (BBG)
  • Senator Cochran defeats Tea Party rival in Mississippi Republican runoff (Reuters)
  • Militants attack Iraq air base, U.S. assessment teams deploy (Reuters)
  • Maliki rules out national emergency govt (AFP)
  • Abe Declares Deflation End as Growth Plan Confronts Skeptics (BBG)
  • Koch to Start EU Power Trading as It Plans LNG Expansion (BBG)
  • Obama Said to Ready Sanctions on Russian Industries (BBG)
  • Ghana Sends Plane With $3 Million to Calm World Cup Team (BBG)
  • Ghana’s First Hedge Fund Planned by Ex-Exchange Regulator (BBG)
  • SEC Is Gearing Up to Focus on Ratings Firms (WSJ)
  • Russian lawmakers revoke right to send troops into Ukraine (Reuters)
  • French Growth to Miss Hollande’s Target in 2014, Insee Says (BBG)
  • Cash stash may reflect fear of wealth going out of fashion (Reuters)
  • What’s a constitution? Federal judge rules U.S. no-fly list violates Constitution (Reuters)

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