It's August, and after a busy week in the markets, things are beginning to slow down. This past week saw a rate cut, a trade-war escalation and a jobs report; the coming week is sure to be quieter. If you take a day or two off, probably no one will notice.
In this week's 1,865 words (a 7-minute read): Citigroup, monopolies, and r-g. But first, of course, Powell.