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Tag Archive: Bank of Japan

  • Bank of Japan leaves rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it has decided to leave the country’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, based on a vote that was unanimous, was generally expected and follows … Read more »

  • Government and Bank of Japan to fight deflation

    The Government and Bank of Japan have issued a joint statement regarding the desire to combat deflation and return the country to sustainable growth. The two have promised to co-ordinate their efforts, and the Bank has been set a price … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan keeps rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has decided to leave the country’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was made unanimously, comes as overseas economies remain in a deceleration phase and whilst Japan’s … Read more »

  • Japan keeps rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it is to leave the nation’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The Bank of Japan stated that the nation’s economic activity is more or less levelling … Read more »

  • Japanese rates remain unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it is leaving the nation’s rate of interest unchanged, at between 0% and 0.1%. In a statement the Bank observed that there was still some nervousness in the global … Read more »

  • No interest rate change in Japan

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has decided to leave the nation’s interest unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The Bank of Japan stated in a press release that overseas economies had seen some moderate improvement, but that … Read more »

  • Japan keeps rates steady

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it has decided to leave the country’s interest rate unchanged, at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was made unanimously, comes as the bank has indicated it will … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan keeps rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it has decided to keep the nation’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The Bank of Japan has said that whilst there has been some improvement in … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan announces no rate change

    The Bank of Japan’s Policy Board has decided that the nation’s interest rate will remain unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was made unanimously, comes during a period of global economic stability, with the US growing steadily … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan increases QE by 2 trillion yen

    The Bank of Japan has announced it is enhancing its policy of monetary easing by increasing the total loans available via the Growth-Supporting Funding Facility from 3.5 trillion yen to 5.5 trillion yen. In addition to the substantial expansion of … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan holds rates steady

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it has decided to leave rates unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was unanimous, comes as the appreciating yen and slowing overseas economies led to Japan’s … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan leaves rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that the nation’s interest rate is to be left unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision was made unanimously, and comes as the Japanese economy’s recovery pauses due to … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan keeps rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has chosen to once again leave the nation’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. Japan has seen its economic recovery improve of late, although this has been slowed somewhat by … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan leaves rates unchanged

    The Bank of Japan’s Policy Board has announced that it is leaving the country’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. The Japanese economy continues to pick up, although the rate of improvement has now decreased after a more … Read more »

  • Japan holds rates and QE steady

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that it is to keep the nation’s interest rate unchanged at between 0% and 0.1%. Supply-side constraints caused by the earthquake and tsunami earlier this year have largely abated and … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan increases QE by 10 trillion yen

    The Bank of Japan’s Policy Board has announced that it is to increase the scale of its asset purchase programme by around 10 trillion yen, taking it from 40 trillion yen to approximately 50 trillion yen. The Policy Board also … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan keeps rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has decided that it will leave unchanged the nation’s interest rate at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was unanimous, comes as Japan’s economy begins to pick up following the aftermath … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan leaves rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has today chosen to retain the nation’s interest rate at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was made unanimously, follows unchanged rate decisions in the United Kingdom, eurozone, Australia and New … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan holds rates steady

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has today elected to leave unchanged the country’s interest rate at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision was unanimous, and comes as Japan’s economy faces substantial challenges posed by the effects and … Read more »

  • Bank of Japan keeps rates unchanged

    The Policy Board of the Bank of Japan has announced that the country’s interest rate is to remain unchanged, and stay at between 0% and 0.1%. The decision, which was made on a unanimous basis, is made in the aftermath … Read more »