Japan's M2 money stock was up 2.1 percent on year in November, the Bank of Japan said on Tuesday, coming in at 819.4 trillion yen.
That was below forecasts for an increase of 2.3 percent, which would have been unchanged from the October reading.
M3 money stock was up an annual 1.9 percent to 1,126.5 trillion yen - in line with expectations and unchanged from the previous month.
L1 money stock added 0.3 percent on year to 1,457.4 trillion yen, following the revised 0.5 percent increase a month earlier.
by RTT Staff Writer
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