Japan's economy has released earlier today the data for the annual household spending for October, where it rose to -0.4%,compared with the prior reading of -1.9%, while it missed forecasts of -1.5%.

On the other hand, the data for jobless rate for October was released as well, where it rose to 4.5%, compared with the prior reading of 4.1; also it came above expectations of 4.2%.