Manufacturing Suffers in Japan and Korea

Asian stocks fell, with the regional benchmark index heading for its first monthly decline since May, as investors wait a speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke and as reports showed lower industrial output in South Korea and Japan amid slowing economic growth.

A Deep Dive Into Banks: Balance Sheets and 'Cocos'
09:11 - Jonathan Golub, chief market strategist at RBC Capital Markets, and Charles Peabody of Portales Partners discuss their opposing views of the banking industry. They speak on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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