Bank of Japan Press Release

PRESS RELEASE - Change in the Guideline for Money Market Operations, 30 October.

At the Monetary Policy Meeting (MPM) held today, the Bank of Japan decided to change the guideline for money market operations and to take measures to strengthen its capacity to provide liquidity through such operations:

1) Raising the operating target for money market operations

The Bank will conduct money market operations aiming at the outstanding balance of current accounts held at the Bank at around 15 to 20 t