Market Update: Ipreo APAC ECM Weekly – July 8, 2016

Market Update: Ipreo APAC ECM Weekly – July 8, 2016

In economic news, Japan’s leading index came in at 100.0 in May, matching economists’ estimates and remaining unchanged from the prior month. Separately, China’s private sector growth continued to contract as the Caixin Composite Output Index fell to 50.3 in June from 50.5 in the prior month. Finally, Australia’s retail sales increased a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in May following a 0.1% monthly increase in April.