Macro Briefing | 2 January 2020

Protests at US embassy in Iraq reflect Iran’s influence: NY Times
Taiwan’s top military chief among dead in helicopter crash: CNN
Israel’s Netanyahu seeks parliamentary immunity from prosecution: BBC
Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters arrested: Reuters
UK mfg output fell at fastest rate in 7-1/2 years in Dec: IHS Markit
Eurozone mfg recession continued in December: IHS Markit
China’s mfg sector continued to post a mild rebound in Dec: IHS Markit
Recession is a top concern for CEOs in 2020: WSJ
10yr Treasury yield ended 2019 near 5-month high: