Economic Buzz: Japan M2 Money Stock Up 2.4% In January

Japan M2 money stock was up 2.4 percent on year in January, the Bank of Japan said on Tuesday – coming in at 1,015.1 trillion yen. The M3 money stock advanced an annual 2.1 percent to 1,348.4 trillion yen. The L money stock was up an annual 1.9 percent to 1,794.3 trillion yen, slowing from the 2.0 percent advance in the previous month.