Chinese inflation falls to 1.4 per cent in November
Figure is a 5 year low; compares to inflation of 1.6 per cent in October.
Japanese consumer confidence falls in November
Consumer confidence at 37.7 last month, down from 38.9 in October.
RBS to exit Japanese bond trading
Bloomberg reports the firm will cut Tokyo workforce by 200 to 30.
UK trade deficit falls in October as oil imports drop
ONS says trade deficit was £2 billion in October versus £2.8 billion in September; imports fell £700 million in October.