The Monday Mix: Dec. 18 – 24, 2023

Top-of-mind economic news as we start the week:

The US economy expanded 4.9% in the third quarter, slightly weaker than previously estimated.

Prices fell last month for the first time since April 2020.

Mortgage rates continue downward trend, housing market still sluggish.

UK tipped for speedier rate cut after surprise inflation fall.

EU council agrees on proposal to regulate ESG ratings providers.