Headlines discussed at LNWM’s Monday meeting:
— Fed Chair Janet Yellen signaled Dec. interest rate increase; 70% chance of that, per futures pricing.
— UK fears collapse of Brexit talks within weeks, unless EU comprises on its tough demands.
— NAFTA trade negotiations with Mexico and Canada could break down, on “harsh” US demands.
— Spain will take control of Catalonia if the region does not clarify its declaration of independence.
— The European Central Bank pledged to maintain very low interest rates, against Germany’s wishes.
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