[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Fed Looks Likely to Consider Faster Drawdown in Asset Purchases

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Global IPOs Blow Past $600 Billion Mark in Best Year on Record

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] Japan Joins Ranks of Oil Consumers Weighing Stockpile Releases

[Yahoo/Bloomberg] World Fish Stocks Are in Worse State Than Expected, Study Shows

[Reuters] U.S. and Taiwan to hold second round of economic dialogue next week

[AP] US seeks balance as fears grow Russia may invade Ukraine

[Reuters] China tennis player Peng will reappear in public ‘soon’ – Global Times editor

[Bloomberg] Americans Load Up on Firewood as Home-Heating Costs Skyrocket

[WSJ] Turkey’s Currency Crisis Raises Cost of Living, Threatens Financial System

[WSJ] The Art Market Surges, Selling $2.3 Billion in Works

[WSJ] Putin Dispatches Russian Vessels to Shadow U.S. Warships During Flare-Up

[FT] Chile on edge as voters lean to extremes ahead of election

[FT] Central banks are stuck in a ‘hall of mirrors’