Macro Briefing: 16 January 2019

UK’s May faces confidence vote after crushing Brexit defeat: BBC
Economic headwinds increasing for US as gov’t shutdown drags on: NY Times
China injects record amount of money into economy to support growth: CNBC
Death from opiods more likely than dying in car crash in US: USA Today
Antarctica losing ice at an increasingly rapid rate, threatening coastlines: Axios
Henry Kissinger: US-China trade dispute will likely be resolved: KraneShares
US wholesale inflation fell in Dec but annual pace steady at +2.5%: MW
NY Fed Mfg Index: mfg sector posted sharply softer growth in Dec: Reuters