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[Reuters] Wall Street Week Ahead: Stock investors cast wary eye on yield rally

[Reuters] Biden aide says no U.S.-wide COVID lockdown planned as West Coast states advise against travel

[AP] Biden faces tough choice of whether to back virus lockdowns

[Reuters] China regulator says financial innovation must not create oligopolies

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Troubled Chinese Lender Writes Off $980 Million of Capital Bonds

[FT] Hedge funds hit after abrupt market pivot on vaccine

[FT] Inflows into stock funds hit 20-year high