[Reuters] Global growth worries, U.S. government shutdown threat hit stocks

[Reuters] Corporate bond issuance shrinks to 7-year low as selloff deepens

[AP] US economy grew at 3.4% rate in the third quarter

[AP] US durable goods orders rose 0.8% in November, led by defense spending

[BloombergQ] Powell Discovers Juggling Three Fed Communication Tools Is Hard

[CNBC] El-Erian: Fed chief Jerome Powell is trying to break the market’s central bank ‘co-dependence’

[BloombergQ] China Pledges More Stimulus in 2019 as Economy Seeks Bottom

[Reuters] Japan’s slowing consumer inflation piles pressure on BOJ

[Reuters] China denies ‘slanderous’ economic espionage charges from U.S., allies

[Reuters] U.S. allies in Asia-Pacific region rattled after Mattis quits

[WSJ] Trump Pledges Long Government Shutdown Without Border-Wall Funding

[WSJ] China to Step Up Efforts to Halt Economic Downturn Amid Trade Tussle

[FT] Loan funds suffer record outflows

[FT] Quant investors face test of faith in 2019