The Daily Debt Rattle

Submitted by Raúl Ilargi Meijer  –  The Automatic Earth

• Why Are We Looking On Helplessly As Markets Crash All Over The World? (Hutton)
• China’s Stock Market Value Plummets By $600 Billion In One Week (Xinhua)
• The Ugly Subtext Beneath China’s Two-Track Economy Tale (FT)
• Buckle Your Seatbelts: China Could Rock Markets Next Week (CNBC)
• China’s Economy Grew By Around 7% In 2015, Premier Li Says (Reuters)
• The Fantasy And The Reality Of China’s Economic Rebalancing (CNBC)
• China Stocks Watchdog Acknowledges Flaws in Equities Regulation (BBG)
• China-Led AIIB Development Bank Aims to Swiftly Approve Loans (AP)
• Dallas Fed Quietly Suspends Energy Mark-To-Market On Loss Contagion Fears (ZH)
• Wall Street Braces for Bigger Shale Losses After Oil Drops Below $30 (BBG)
• With Liftoff Done, the Fed Revisits a $4.5 Trillion Quandary (BBG)
• Saudi Aramco – $10 Trillion Mystery At The Heart Of The Gulf State (Guardian)
• Market Meltdown Rattles Canadian Investors, Panic Sets In (BBG)
• German Lawmakers Urge Merkel To Tell Draghi: End Record-Low Rates (BBG)
• The Business Case For Helping Refugees (Gillian Tett)
• Schäuble Proposes Special EU Tax On Gasoline To Finance Refugee Costs (Reuters)
• Five Bodies Wash Up On Shore Of Samos (AP)