[Reuters] World stocks run out of steam amid trade jitters

[Reuters] European stocks tumble further as Brexit, trade worries deepen

[CNBC] US producer prices post the biggest decline in eight months in September

[Reuters] White House eyes ways to limit capital flows to China: Bloomberg

[The Hill] Federal deficit estimated at $984B, highest in seven years

[Reuters] China services sector growth falls to seven-month low: Caixin PMI’

[Reuters] China Vice Premier Liu will travel to U.S. for trade talks on Oct.10-11

[AP] US seeks to blacklist Chinese artificial intelligence firms

[Reuters] China’s Hikvision resolutely opposes U.S. blacklisting: state media

[AP] Fed’s odd dilemma: Low unemployment but pressure to do more

[Reuters] A Repeat of 2018’s Rout Is Likely Coming, Veteran Investor Says

[Reuters] EU tells British PM Johnson to stop playing ‘stupid’ Brexit blame game

[Reuters] Index funds invest trillions but rarely challenge management

[Bloomberg] White House Zeroes In on Limit to Chinese Stocks in Pension Fund

[Bloomberg] U.S. Small-Business Optimism Drops to Near Lowest of Trump Era

[Bloomberg] U.S. Blacklists Eight Chinese Tech Companies on Rights Violations

[Bloomberg] China Signals It Will Hit Back Over U.S. Tech Blacklist

[Yahoo/FT] Investors are addicted to the QE placebo

[Bloomberg] China’s Diplomatic Squeeze on Taiwan Risks Backfiring on Xi

[FT] Weak auction shakes Japan’s bond market from its slumber