BoJ provides more scope to ease policy

bank-of-japan

The Bank of Japan (BoJ) has increased the size of its asset purchase facility by a further ¥5 trillion ($66 billion) amid growing downside risks to inflation and a high yen.

At its monetary policy meeting on Thursday, the BoJ's policy board increased the capacity of its asset purchase programme to ¥55 trillion after it raised the maximum outstanding amount of financial assets purchased in the facility from ¥15 trillion to ¥20 trillion. The policy board also decided to amend the terms and conditi

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: