Macro Briefing: 15 May 2018

Deadly clashes at Gaza border as US opens embassy in Jerusalem: NY Times
US lawmakers stunned by Trump’s decision to help Chinese company: The Hill
Fed officials have mixed views on flattening yield curve: Bloomberg
German GDP growth in Q1 slows to 0.3% from 0.6% in previous quarter: RTT
China’s economic data for April points to slower growth: Reuters
Turkey’s president plans to tighten grip on economy: Bloomberg
Rising oil futures vs physical markets sending conflicting signals: Reuters
MSCI to add 234 mainland Chinese firms to its emerging markets index: CNBC
Policy sensitive 2-year Treasury yield reaches 2.55%–highest since 2008: CNBC