Market News Briefing – Sept. 29th 2016 08:00 (GMT+1)


Japan retail sales fell by 2.1% in August, following a decline of 0.2% in July and while the market expected a decline of 1.7%.
The retreat in retail sales is a further evidence of the deep deflation which exists in the Japanese economy, which struggling to get out of it despite aggressive expansionary policy adopted by the central bank.


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