Bank of Japan

Type: Organization
Name: Bank of Japan
Nationality: Japan
Web Address: http://www.boj.or.jp/en/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Bank of Japan
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 2 reports

Asia shares mostly up, dollar approaches 105 yen

A Wall Street sign is seen in front of the New York Stock Exchange in New York's financial district, March 4, 2013. — Reuters pic HONG KONG, Sept 2 — Asian markets mostly rose today, with Tokyo gaining more than one per cent as the yen sank against the ... [Published Malay Mail - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 33 mins ago - 2 reports

Roundup: Nikkei jumps 1.24 pct. on weak yen, hopes for PM's Cabinet reshuffle

The Nikkei stock index rallied 1.24 percent to a seven-month closing high Tuesday, as the yen's weakness against the U.S. dollar prompted buying, amid hopes for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Cabinet reshuffle and the possibility of the Government Pension ... [Published China.org.cn - 33 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Japan's 'Abenomics' feared in trouble as challenges build

TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe 's plan for Japan's economy to generate self-sustained growth on the back of his three policy "arrows" of massive monetary easing, spending and reform appears to be faltering - but no magic solution is in s ... [Published Hartford Courant - 1 hour ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

XE Market Analysis: North America - Sep 02, 2014

The dollar has continued to ascend, with EUR-USD making a fresh one-year low of 1.3114 so far, USD-JPY making a new eight-month peak three pips shy of the 105.00 level, and Cable making six-month lows, despite a strong construction PM survey out of the ... [Published XE - 1 hour ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

Japan's August monetary base hits record high

TOKYO, Sept 2 (KUNA) -- Japan's monetary base stood at JPY 243.49 trillion (USD 2.32 trillion) at the end of August, marking an all-time high since comparable data available since July 1996, the central bank said Tuesday.The monetary base comprises money ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - 2 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Dollar, euro surge against yen in Asian trading

Pic Courtesy: - Tokyo: The dollar and euro rallied against the yen in Asia on Tuesday as Japanese central bank policymakers prepare to meet, under pressure to launch more economic stimulus as the economy falters.In midday Tokyo trade, the dollar jumped ... [Published zeenews.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Coupon for new 10-year gov't bonds falls to lowest level of 0.5%

at 02:07 AM EDT The Finance Ministry cut the coupon rate for new 10-year Japanese government bonds on Tuesday to 0.5 percent, matching the record low previously marked in June 2003, as an upward trend for debt prices continues amid the Bank of Japan's ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - 5 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

BOJ May Be Reluctant to Affirm Positive Economic Cycle

TOKYO—When Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda speaks later this week, economists say he may be reluctant to state that a positive economic cycle is firmly in place. Recent production and consumption data show that the economy is undergoing a more prolonged ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

Japan PM expected to go ahead with sales-tax hike

TOKYO — Bank of Japan (BoJ) officials expect Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to proceed with a planned sales-tax increase next year to maintain confidence in the government’s finances, said sources familiar withthe discussions.Some officials said the central ... [Published Today Online - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 7 reports

Weak data to test BOJ's rosy economic view, policy on hold

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan will maintain its existing stimulus policy and optimistic economic view when it meets on Thursday, sources say, preferring to take more time to gauge whether a run of weak data is sufficient to threaten a fragile recovery. ... [Published Reuters: Business News - Sep 01 2014]
Entities: Bank of Japan, Tokyo
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 3 reports

All eyes on ECB as eurozone stalls

BRUSSELS: The European Central Bank meeting, which takes place Thursday, is the prime event for markets seeking clarity on the bank’s response to a stalled recovery, disappearing inflation and the sluggish pace of reform in the eurozone.Inflation in the ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Why Japan's economy is stuck in no man's land

As poor economic data rattles faith in Abenomics following the April consumption tax hike, one analyst told CNBC that uncertainty over the outlook for Japan's economy will linger for some time."With the consumption tax, we're not done with this... as ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Sep 01 2014]

Quotes

"There is speculation that the Bank of Japan may go ahead with additional easing, but that's not the main factor behind today's trade" Yosuke Hosokawa, head of Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank's forex sales team said
Osamu Takashima, chief FX strategist at Citigroup Global Markets Japan, said in a note that recent weakness in the yen suggests dealers "have quietly started factoring in the BoJ's additional monetary easing"
"The growth strategy is not a single arrow. There are many things that must be done that were put off during 20 years of deflation" said one private economist who advises Abe's government on policies
...the economy needs and what the politicians want to deliver have been more or less the same, noted Takao Komine, a professor at Hosei University. "But there will increasingly be situations where they are different in coming years" Komine said

More Content

All (3062) | News (1823) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1207) | Audio/Video (10) | Fact Sheets (13) | Press Releases (1)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Roundup: Nikkei jumps 1.24 pct. on weak yen, ho... [Published China.org.cn - 33 mins ago]
BANK OF JAPAN : Dollar tops 105 yen for 1st tim... [Published 4 Traders - 47 mins ago]
The Dollar Rides High [Published Seeking Alpha - 49 mins ago]
PH shares rise for 2nd straight day [Published ABS-CBN News - 1 hour ago]
XE Market Analysis: North America - Sep 02, 2014 [Published XE - 1 hour ago]
Wall Street Banks On Stimulus Hopes [Published RTTNews.com - 1 hour ago]
Japan's 'Abenomics' feared in trouble as challe... [Published Hartford Courant - 1 hour ago]
Painful, troublesome adjustments of Japan's def... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 1 hour ago]
Japan's "Abenomics" feared in trouble as challe... [Published CNBC - 1 hour ago]
Asia shares mostly up, dollar approaches 105 yen [Published Malay Mail - 1 hour ago]
The diminishing confidence in economic policies... [Published Business Day Nigeria - 2 hours ago]
Asia shares close mostly up [Published NineMSN Finance - 2 hours ago]
Dollar at 7.5-month high vs. yen on hope for Ja... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 2 hours ago]
Japan's August monetary base hits record high [Published Kuwait News Agency - 2 hours ago]
2nd September 2014 - Global Economic Indicator ... [Published Prlog - 2 hours ago]
Risk appetite flickers in Europe, ECB speculati... [Published Sharenet - 2 hours ago]
Doha Bank Q S C : Changing Financial Market Dyn... [Published 4 Traders - 2 hours ago]
FOREX-Dollar jumps against yen, euro struggles ... [Published London South East - 3 hours ago]
London FTSE up 0.33% at open [Published Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - 3 hours ago]
XE Market Analysis: Europe - Sep 02, 2014 [Published XE - 3 hours ago]
Nikkei climbs to seven-month high on yen’s weak... [Published Japan Times - 4 hours ago]
EURJPY Channel Could Come Back Into Play [Published Action Forex - 4 hours ago]
Eurozone and Japan push local market higher (Th... [Published West Australian - 4 hours ago]
Lure of easy money lifts Australian shares to s... [Published WA Today - 4 hours ago]
Euro Continues Decline on ECB Uncertainty [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 5 hours ago]
Dollar Climbs Against Yen on Hopes for Japan Go... [Published Capital.gr - 5 hours ago]
Coupon for new 10-year gov't bonds falls to low... [Published Industrial Info Financials - 5 hours ago]
EUR/USD down to 1.3120 on Economy [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 5 hours ago]
Manufacturing data starts week [Published Option Monster - 5 hours ago]
Asia shares mixed, weak yen boosts Tokyo [Published News24 - 5 hours ago]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Euro Continues Decline on ECB Uncertainty [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 5 hours ago]
The euro slipped to a fresh one-year low of $1.3115.  The common currency was expected to remain under pressure ahead of Thursday’s European Central Bank policy meeting.  While many market participants do not expect the ECB to take major easing steps ...
EUR/USD down to 1.3120 on Economy [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 5 hours ago]
The euro reached the lowest level in almost a year against the dollar as signs the region’s economy is underperforming that of the U.S. damped demand for the shared currency. Large speculators including hedge funds last week increased bets on drops ...
Asian Stocks Dip, Euro Stuck Near One-year Lows [Published Clusterstock - 10 hours ago]
By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares drifted lower on Tuesday, with momentum from prior gains fading as investors were left short of cues with the U.S. markets closed on Monday, while the euro continued to probe one-year lows in the ...
Key Events In The Coming Week [Published Zero Hedge - 23 hours ago]
The US may be closed on Monday, but after a summer lull that has seen trading volumes plunge to CYNKian lows, activity is set to come back with a bang (if only for the sake of banks' flow desk revenue) with both a key ECB decision due later this week, ...
The upcoming week in finance [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Sep 01 2014]
By Chris Beauchamp, Market Analyst at IG. Quantitative easing was much in the spotlight last week: with traders first of all believing that a new round of QE from the European Central Bank was imminent, then changing their minds.  There are plenty ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Audio/Video

sort by: Date | Relevance
Asia Day Ahead: China trade, Bank of Japan in t... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 07 2014]
Asia Day Ahead: China housing on shaky foundati... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 17 2014]
Asia Day Ahead: Rising prices and big ideas in ... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 14 2014]
Asia Week Ahead: China in the growth hot seat [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jul 11 2014]
Asia Day Ahead: Bank of Japan returns to the sp... [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 20 2014]
1 2

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
Global growth to accelerate in 2014 but policy ... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 09 2013]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.