The Daily Shot Brief – November 21th, 2019



The United States: The map below shows the changes in year-to-date exports to China relative to 2018.

Source: @business; Read full article


Europe: Here, we have home price appreciation vs. mortgage lending growth by country.

Source: ECB


Asia-Pacific: Hong Kong’s stock market is under pressure again.

Source: The Daily Shot

Despite the uncertainty, mainland China investors have been piling into Hong Kong’s stocks.

Source: @WSJ; Read full article


Emerging Markets: In recent years, the average credit quality of EM investment-grade (IG) corporate debt has converged with US investment-grade bonds, according to Alliance Bernstein.

Source: Alliance Bernstein

Nonetheless, EM IG bonds trade at a substantial discount (higher spread) to US peers.

Source: Alliance Bernstein


Global Developments: Here are some stock and bond market moves since October 1st.

Source: @financialtimes; Read full article


Food for Thought: Top 20 corporate contributors to CO2 emissions:

Source: The Guardian, @adam_tooze; Read full article

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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