Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting

PRESS RELEASE - Monetary Policy Decision from the Bank of Japan, 9 August. The Bank unanimously decided to maintain its current stance but was ready to react with increased liquidity if the stability of financial markets was at risk.

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

The Bank of Japan will conduct money market operations, aiming at the outstanding b