Trump and Xi Have a Lovely Dinner.

Putin serves the soup?


Do we have to talk about it?


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Chicago Purchasing Manager numbers out at 9:45 a.m. Shortly before that, New York Fed President John Williams will be speaking about the global economy at an event in the city


Progress > Framework > Nothing Gets Done

 Trump / Xi has been high drama, but the latest signals warn of the risk of an anti-climactic conclusion. Our main focus has been the ego based rhetoric leading into the dinner.

It appears that it will hinge on a follow-up meeting in Washington with China’s Liu He, President’s Xi, closest economic adviser, according to reports.

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Learning Moment:

I’d rather be lucky than good.


Next Week.

Wear lots of padding.