Bank of Japan adds further stimulus to region as do others

Bloomberg reports that the Bank of Japan (BOJ) has followed the new Japanese government’s stimulus by adding to their asset purchase fund. You can see more on the Nikkei’s website.

The article above also points out that Chinese economic growth has spurred given the gauge of 14.6 compared to the S&P 500′s of 13.8 and 12.8 for European 600 index.

The Shanghai stock exchange also saw growth and an economic rebound in the third quarter.

All this as the UK markets are lagging somewhat compared to the Asian markets with 2013 not looking to improve things following the release of the UK’s 2012 GDP results.