Market Update: Ipreo APAC ECM Weekly – July 1, 2016

Market Update: Ipreo APAC ECM Weekly – July 1, 2016

In economic news, Japan’s consumer confidence rose to its highest level in five months as the index read 41.8 in June, topping forecasts of 41.1. Elsewhere, South Korea’s consumer prices grew 0.8% on year in June, unchanged from the previous month. Finally, Malaysia’s exports decreased 0.9% year-over-year in May, missing economists’ forecasts of a 2.0% increase.