Bank of Japan monetary policy meeting release

At its monetary policy meeting held on 8 April the Bank of Japan said continued uncertainty and geopolitical risks meant the Bank would provide liquidity when necessary to secure financial market stability.

At the Monetary Policy Meeting held today, the Bank of Japan decided, by majority vote, to set the following guideline for money market operations for the intermeeting period:

The Bank of Japan will conduct money market operations, aiming at the outstanding balance of current accounts held