Snack Pack: Debt Ceiling, Bets Against the Yen, Oil

Dec. 27 (Bloomberg) – Bloomberg’s Julie Hyman, Josh Lipton, Alix Steel and Adam Johnson update the top trading stories of the day. They speak on Bloomberg Television’s "Lunch Money.” (Source: Bloomberg)
Has China's Slowdown Infected Japan’s Production?
35:00 - Japan’s industrial production unexpectedly fell in July, sapping a rebound in the economy from a slump last quarter. Output fell 0.6 percent from June, when it increased 1.1 percent, the trade ministry said on Monday, compared with the median forecast for a 0.1 percent gain in Bloomberg survey. The world’s third-biggest economy is struggling to recover from a contraction, as slowing growth in China -- Japan’s biggest trading partner -- weighs on exports.
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