UK – Rightmove HPI m/m
According to property listings website Rightmove, house prices in the UK dropped 1.1% for November compared with the previous month.
On an annual basis November saw a 4.5% increase and the average price for a UK home is now £305.650.
EU – Industrial Production m/m
September industrial production in the euro area (EA19) was down 0.8% compared with August (+1.8%), 0.7% for the entire EU (EU28).
Compared with the same period in 2015, September grew by 1.2% in both zones.
Japan – Prelim GDP q/q
The Japanese economy grew 0.5% in Q3, more than the 0.2% what analysts were expecting.
However, the underlying trend remained weak despite robust government spending and a highly accommodating monetary policy.
Japan – Prelim GDP Price Index y/y
Despite the increase in GDP, the price index hasn’t kept up and showed a -0.1% result in Q3, meaning prices of goods and services has dropped.
Japan – Revised Industrial Production m/m
The final revised industrial production figure for September came in at 0.6%.
This is the second consecutive month industrial production is rising after seeing a solid 1.3% increase in August.
China – Industrial Production y/y
Similar to the September number, the industrial production in China rose at an annualized 6.1% in October from a year earlier.
China – Fixed Asset Investment ytd/y
Annual fixed asset investments, a leading indicator for long-term spending, increased 8.3% in the January-October period.
January-September saw in increase of 8.2%.
China – Retail Sales y/y
Chinese retail sales rose 10% in October year-on-year, slightly disappointing compared to September’s 10.7% gain.
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