Bank of Japan’s government bond holdings hit 581 trillion yen
The central bank, which has maintained an ultra-loose monetary policy to stimulate the economy, was forced to buy a record 135 trillion yen in government bonds over the year to keep Japan’s long ...
Posted: September 27, 2023, 5:00 pm
Yen Falls After Bank of Japan Holds Off on Rate Hike
The yen fell against the dollar after the the Bank of Japan kept its interest-rate targets unchanged, amid rising prices and growing expectations for an early policy change. The Japanese central bank ...
Posted: September 22, 2023, 3:05 pm
Bank of Japan Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged, Experts Share Concerns
Analysts believe that Bank of Japan would soon face pressure to raise interest rates and reverse from its loose monetary conditions.
Posted: September 22, 2023, 3:52 am
Bank of Japan Keeps Interest-Rate Targets Unchanged
The Japanese central bank kept its interest-rate targets unchanged amid rising prices and growing expectations for an early policy change.
Posted: September 21, 2023, 8:04 pm
Bank of Japan leaves rates unchanged on concerns of 'extremely high uncertainties'
The BOJ left rates and its dovish forward guidance unchanged on Friday, mindful of the "extremely high uncertainties" on the growth outlook.
Posted: September 21, 2023, 8:01 pm
Marketmind: Japan rounds off tumultuous central bank week
The Bank of Japan on Friday rounds off one of the most intense weeks in recent memory for central bank policy decisions, with global markets still reverberating from the shockwaves that have followed ...
Posted: September 21, 2023, 2:47 pm
Morning Bid: Japan rounds off tumultuous central bank week
MSCI's World Index plunged 1.5% for its biggest fall in six weeks, and its fifth decline in a row marked its worst run since March. MSCI's Asia ex-Japan index also had its worst day since early August ...
Posted: September 21, 2023, 1:47 pm
Japan's central bank will keep stimulus for now as risks grow
Many central bank policymakers prefer to hold fire until there is more clarity on whether Japan's fragile economy ... is crucial in determining whether Japanese companies can keep hiking wages ...
Posted: September 18, 2023, 7:38 pm
Japan's Central Bank Will Keep Stimulus for Now as Risks Grow
TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan will likely keep interest rates ultra-low on Friday and reassure markets that monetary stimulus will stay, at least for now, as China's economic woes and the global ...
Posted: September 18, 2023, 7:27 pm
Japanese Yen performance declines, upcoming central bank meetings hold influence
The Japanese Yen (JPY) is persisting with its relatively weaker performance, as there are still doubts regarding the likelihood of a significant shift in the Bank of Japan’s (BoJ) dovish stance. At ...
Posted: September 18, 2023, 1:50 am
Japan's yen takes the spotlight in central bank week
The U.S. dollar barely moved in Asian trades on Monday, even as sterling blipped higher and the yen dipped, as a Japanese holiday and a bunch of upcoming central bank meetings sucked the air out of ...
Posted: September 17, 2023, 10:53 pm