[Reuters] Tariff nerves wilt stocks, Swedish crown savaged by inflation slowdown

[Reuters] Gold steady near 10-month high; palladium hits record level

[AP] China’s economy czar heading to Washington for trade talks

[Reuters] WTO warns of global trade slowdown as indicator hits nine-year low

[Reuters] Payless ShoeSource files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

[AP] China auto sales fall in January for eighth month

[Reuters] Trump urges Venezuelan military to abandon Maduro or ‘lose everything’

[AP] Survey points to no rebound for slowing Germany economy

[Bloomberg] Kuroda Says Stronger Yen Could Force BOJ’s Hand on Stimulus

[Bloomberg] The Housing Slump Down Under Is Getting Serious

[Bloomberg] The Risk of Fallen Angels in Asia’s Bond Market Is Rising

[WSJ] As China Talks Resume, Trump Seeks a Win on Trade

[WSJ] The Bank for Japanese Farmers That Fuels the Global Lending Market

[WSJ] In Rebuke to U.S., Germany Considers Letting Huawei In

[FT] Why markets should get set for “QE4”