Daily Archives: September 9, 2020

Europe

According to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, 22 European countries have crossed a key threshold of new coronavirus infections. Latest data showed that the countries have recorded cumulative 14-day infection totals higher than 20 per 100,000 inhabitants, considered an early alarm level by many health experts.
 

Source: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (data as of Sep. 8th)

 

AstraZeneca Pauses #Covid_19 #Vaccine Trial After Illness in a U.K. Subject – WSJhttps://t.co/Fn5xE8phn1

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

 

Germany

#Germany's confirmed #coronavirus cases rise by 1,179 on Wed. (v 1,499 prior and 1,256 last Wed.) – RKI
*Link: https://t.co/LoHFnnUCU0 pic.twitter.com/dgk61197tn

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

 

Spain

#SPAIN'S NEW #CORONAVIRUS INFECTIONS REACH 3,168 (IN THE LAST 24 HOURS) VS 2,440 MON. AND 2,731 LAST TUE.: HEALTH MINISTRY
*Link: https://t.co/LXG9UPxXtP

*Total new cases (regional data): +8,964 v +8,115 last Tue. ⬇https://t.co/zE4OxZetEt

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 8, 2020

➡️Gráficas de casos notificados por día y acumulados en 14 y 7 días.

Hoy hay 8.964 casos nuevos. El martes pasado fueron 8.115. Hace 2 martes fueron 7.117. Hace 3 martes 5.114. pic.twitter.com/2POYLy6YLk

— ngb padel (@ngbpadel2) September 8, 2020

 

France

#FRANCE REPORTS NEW 6,544 #CORONAVIRUS CASES IN PAST 24 HOURS (V 4,203 PRIOR AND 4,982 LAST TUE.)
*Positivity Rate: 5.2%❗(v 5.1% prior).
*Santé Publique France: https://t.co/bZLT3Rguuz pic.twitter.com/Ilxe9pscgR

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 8, 2020

Mise à jour avec les données du jour pour les tests (05/09). ⚠️ Les taux de la semaine 36 (semaine dernière) sont estimés uniquement avec les données du 31/08 01-02-03-04-05/09 (suivre l'évolution avec les données disponibles les prochains jours). https://t.co/oGJiH6e9rU pic.twitter.com/qq4Cimqqon

— Germain Forestier (@gforestier) September 8, 2020

Mise à jour avec les données du 08/09 (05/09 pour les tests) : https://t.co/oGJiH6e9rU @EricBillyFR @Le___Doc #COVID19france pic.twitter.com/A5IHv1RNo6

— Germain Forestier (@gforestier) September 8, 2020

Europe’s fears of a coronavirus resurgence are becoming reality in France and the U.K. https://t.co/0SGBG3zRUa

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) September 8, 2020

 

Italy

#ITALY REPORTS 1,370 VIRUS CASES TUE. (VS 1,108 MON. AND 978 LAST TUE.)
*Link: https://t.co/FWQszjNVxD pic.twitter.com/CzMWPoWRbi

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 8, 2020

In Italia 1.370 nuovi casi e 10 morti. I tamponi sono oltre 92mila https://t.co/ZDwYd6ZjSy

— Corriere della Sera (@Corriere) September 8, 2020

 


 

Daily New Confirmed Cases (7-day moving average)


*Note: Data can’t be directly compared to lockdown period amid methodology change and increasing frequency of tests (see below).

 

Daily New Tests (7-day moving average)

 

Positivity Rates (7-day moving average)

 

Daily New Confirmed Deaths (7-day moving average)

Just to put things into perspective: 7 big US tech stocks, known under the acronym FANGMAN, have lost >$1tn in value over the past three trading days, equal to GDP of #Indonesia. pic.twitter.com/BMatdLGsBC

— Holger Zschaepitz (@Schuldensuehner) September 8, 2020

Speculative options activity still spiking into the stratosphere (updated from Aug 25).

Historically, prior mania peaks took significant TIME and LOSSES to reset – far from what's happening here.

IF this is another historic unwind, then it hasn't even started yet. Stay nimble. pic.twitter.com/wIDoGQBvjn

— Macro Charts (@MacroCharts) September 9, 2020

Gravity still works. pic.twitter.com/fh5Qr1mceX

— Otavio (Tavi) Costa (@TaviCosta) September 8, 2020

Real interest rates since 1314! pic.twitter.com/4bbSk5X5Gx

— jeroen blokland (@jsblokland) September 8, 2020

US personal income over M2 (income velocity) pic.twitter.com/b3Yx77jRVo

— Silver Watchdog (@Silver_Watchdog) September 9, 2020

Americas

U.S. tech selloff hits equities, oil falls on demand worry https://t.co/p0UIzYU5Tk pic.twitter.com/x19ACOkjhv

— Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) September 9, 2020

The US reported fewer than 24,257 new #coronavirus cases yesterday, the smallest increase since June 16, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. https://t.co/znvlgA1brF

— Captivate (@Captivate) September 8, 2020

Republicans Roll Out ‘Skinny’ Stimulus Bill as Talks With Democrats Remain Stalled – WSJhttps://t.co/cR4hNrq2Qf

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

Senate Republicans are proposing curbing the Fed's ability to expand or create lending programs for businesses, states and local governments https://t.co/C34MK9jydu

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) September 8, 2020

Mitch McConnell has rolled out a new proposal for a pandemic relief bill — but it's unclear how much support it could garner even in his own party.

With top Democrats opposing the plan, calling it "emaciated," it's unlikely to advance.https://t.co/1MzHWDoiXG

— NPR (@NPR) September 8, 2020

U.S.-#China Showdown Over Big Data to Leave Decades-Long Impact – Bloomberghttps://t.co/gVHpci9IKH

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

U.S. to block cotton, tomato product imports from #China's #Xinjiang over forced labor: CBP – Reutershttps://t.co/cHHKjc55HS

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 8, 2020

Trump says U.S. companies should leave China and return home. A new survey of U.S. businesses in the country shows most aren’t interested in taking him up on the offer https://t.co/76gvGqytdt

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) September 9, 2020

U.S. firms in China increasingly fear soured ties will last for years: survey https://t.co/zQdF46luRO pic.twitter.com/eGgFyR41dd

— Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) September 9, 2020

*#BIDEN PROPOSES 10% TAX PENALTY ON COMPANIES OFFSHORING JOBS – BBG
*BIDEN SEEKS TO CLOSE OFFSHORING LOOPHOLES, CURB TAX HAVEN MOVES
*BIDEN PLANS 10% TAX CREDIT FOR COMPANIES INVESTING IN U.S. JOBS

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

Asia

#China’s regulator is considering a cleanup of the nation’s financial asset exchanges, choking off over-the-counter fund raising for real estate developers and online finance firms as it seeks to control risks, according to people familiar with the plans – Bloomberg

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

#China chipmakers speed up effort to cut reliance on US supplies – Nikkeihttps://t.co/3s5TiexI3J

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

China's biggest airshow cancelled in 2020 over pandemic https://t.co/D3bYvj3Iuf pic.twitter.com/IZps15sIFw

— Reuters Business (@ReutersBiz) September 9, 2020

Japan's Suga in pole position for PM as debate kicks off https://t.co/XvkKCcHtee pic.twitter.com/XIyZ0EY7Rp

— Reuters (@Reuters) September 9, 2020

Cash Squeeze Looms for #Malaysia’s Frenzied Amateur Stock Traders – Bloomberg
*Link: https://t.co/Zl4xiNlyTs pic.twitter.com/NnenRqLP3q

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

The global economy's pivot to the East accelerated, as Chinese enterprises grew net profit by 43% from a year earlier.

The pandemic accelerated the country's industrial transformation, and the economic stimulus also appears to have been effective.https://t.co/mUlI9stq03

— Nikkei Asian Review (@NAR) September 8, 2020

Europe

-ECB's Lagarde has euro-fighting options from rhetoric to rate cuts
-Turkey to wield competitive lira in economy's post-visrus pivot
-EU's new trade chief presses the U.S. to scrap tariffs over Airbus aid
Here's a rundown of your top economic news today https://t.co/3jLhnbsvtG

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) September 9, 2020

#Europe #Covid_19: Daily Summary (September 9th)

*Focus on #Germany, Spain, France and #Italyhttps://t.co/iFl2W9ZDeU

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

All social gatherings of more than six people will be banned in England, Boris Johnson to announce https://t.co/YzP0NyvMnJ

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) September 9, 2020

#ITALY MUST USE EU FUNDS TO REFORM: ECB'S KNOT IN CORRIERE – BBGhttps://t.co/DSk2KUrzjw

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

#ECB supervisors turn the screw on banks’ #Brexit plans – FThttps://t.co/An3JO3GnO8

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

French #trade minister warns UK on #Brexit level playing field – FThttps://t.co/x5FL1clCOt

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

#BREXIT | *U.K. BILL MAY HAVE `HUGE NEGATIVE CONSEQUENCES': EU DIPLOMAT – BBG
*U.K. MUST `URGENTLY' CLARIFY ITS PLANS, EU DIPLOMAT SAYS

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

EU’s Dombrovskis Presses U.S. to Scrap Tariffs Over Airbus Aid – Bloomberghttps://t.co/cflUczGRb4

— Christophe Barraud (@C_Barraud) September 9, 2020

A Q&A with Turkey’s finance minister: the economy, lira and energy https://t.co/2qNwjxZW32

— Bloomberg Economics (@economics) September 9, 2020