Interest rate moves around the world

FEATURE - Yesterday, 27 June, the Federal Reserve reduced key US interest rates for the sixth time this year. Here we feature other recent interest rates moves around the world (among the other big central banks the Bank of England has held its rate unchanged at 5.25 percent since 10 May and the ECB has not varied its interest rate level since 10 May at 4.5 percent).

JAPAN

The Bank of Japan left its monetary policy unchanged following its policy meeting Thursday, 28 June, the central bank annou