The Bank of Japan (日本銀行, Nippon Ginkō) is the central bank of Japan. It is called Nichigin (日銀) for short.

Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan
Established in 1882
Bank Governor: Shirakawa Masaaki 白川方明 since April 2008
Base borrowing rate: 0.30%

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Japan's monetary base, or the amount of cash circulating in the economy, fell 3.3% in September from a year earlier, data showed on Tuesday, marking the first year-on-year decline since April 2012.
Posted: October 3, 2022, 5:00 pm
The core consumer price index (CPI) for Japan's capital, which includes oil products but excludes fresh food prices, matched a median market forecast and followed a 2.6% gain in August. It was the ...
Posted: October 3, 2022, 4:39 pm
Broadening price rises in Japan prompted some central bank policymakers to warn last month that inflation may overshoot expectations, highlighting the challenge Governor Haruhiko Kuroda faces in ...
Posted: October 2, 2022, 9:29 pm
Some Bank of Japan policymakers said inflation may overshoot initial expectations, with one member saying it was important to communicate an exit strategy from ultra-easy policy when the "right timing ...
Posted: October 2, 2022, 4:34 pm
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) on Friday boosted its planned purchase of longer-ended government bonds in the next quarter, extending efforts to curb elevated yields against a global tide of rising yields.
Posted: September 30, 2022, 1:59 am
After the Fed announced an interest rate increase of 75 basis points on Sept 21, the yen fell significantly against the US dollar, prompting Japan's central bank to announce it would continue to ...
Posted: September 28, 2022, 5:23 pm
Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda said the Japanese Ministry of Finance’s decision to intervene in the currency market last week by buying yen and selling dollars was an appropriate move.
Posted: September 26, 2022, 12:27 am
The Bank of Japan has maintained ultra-low interest rates and dovish policy guidance as it seeks to reassure markets that it will continue to swim against a global tide of central banks tightening ...
Posted: September 21, 2022, 11:09 pm
Sayuri Shirai of Keio University explains why it's "very unlikely" that the policy will change. Got a confidential news tip? We want to hear from you. Sign up for free newsletters and get more CNBC ...
Posted: September 21, 2022, 10:14 pm
The Bank of Japan on Thursday kept its ultralow interest rates in place, staying away from a global wave of monetary tightening despite growing inflation.
Posted: September 21, 2022, 7:04 pm
A quadrillion yen is lying idle with Japanese households, ready to be shipped overseas when yields abroad turn more attractive, and that moment could arrive as soon as this week. SINGAPORE, Sept 21 ...
Posted: September 20, 2022, 11:29 pm
The Bank of Japan reportedly conducted a foreign exchange check – a move seen as a precursor for a formal intervention. HSBC says BOJ will prioritize maintaining its yield curve control policy ...
Posted: September 20, 2022, 1:06 am