Macro Briefing: 10 December 2020

* Pfizer vaccine faces one last hurdle before US rollout
* House votes to fund government for a week as shutdown looms
* Covid-19 relief legislation force Facebook to sell Instagram and WhatsApp
* Covid-19 surge strikes South Korea and Japan
* Fitch raises growth outlook for China to 8% for 2021
* UK economy slowed to a crawl in October
* NY state’s pension fund will divest from fossil fuels
* Gold will suffer because of rising demand for bitcoin, JP Morgan predicts
* US job openings beat expectations with a modest increase in October