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 30 mins ago - Updated 9 mins ago - 2 reports

WTF Moment Of The Week: No One Bought Japanese Bonds For 36 Hours This Week

Submitted by John Rubino via Dollar Collapse blog ,Here’s something you don’t see very often: For a day and a half this week, the Japanese government’s benchmark 10-year bonds attracted not a single successful private sector bid. At today’s artificially-depressed ... [Published Zero Hedge - 9 mins ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 16 reports

Japan cuts economic assessment,1st time in 17 months

TOKYO, April 17 (KUNA) -- The Japanese government on Thursday downgraded its assessment of the country's economy for the first time in 17 months, partly due to a downturn in demand after the consumption tax hike on April 1."The Japanese economy is on ... [Published Kuwait News Agency - 2 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Dollar Down As Ukraine Crisis Weighs On Forex Market

The greenback fell against the euro and yen following the Federal Reserve chief’s pledge yesterday to keep interest rates near historic lows while tensions in the Ukraine intensify.Expect forex ranges to be tight, volatility kept to a minimum, and liquidity ... [Published Forbes.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 7 reports

FOREX-Dollar slips on Yellen's dovish stance, pound hits 4-1/2-year high

* Yellen stresses need for interest rates to stay low* Upbeat U.S. regional Fed data pare dollar's losses* Sterling reaches near 4-1/2-year high vs greenback* Trading slows ahead of Easter holidays (Updates market action, adds quote, changes byline, dateline, ... [Published Reuters - 4 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 4 reports

Tokyo downgrades economy as consumer confidence slumps

Consumer confidence fell in March to the lowest level since August 2011, and the government cut its economic assessment for the first time in 17 months, as the April 1 consumption tax hike sapped the public’s spending power.The reading of 37.5, down from ... [Published Japan Times - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 3 reports

BoJ Kuroda upbeat QE as long as needed

FXStreet (Bali) - Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Kuroda reiterated on Thursday his upbeat tone on the Japanese economy, saying that Japan continues to recover moderately, while adding that the country ... ... [Published Big News Network - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Bank of Japan, Japan
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 6 reports

BOJ Kuroda repeats vow to adjust policy when needed

Bank of Japan Governor HaruhikoKuroda said on Thursday that the central bank will adjustmonetary policy when needed, taking into account risks to theeconomy and prices. TOKYO, April 17 He also repeated that Japan was making steady progress toward achieving ... [Published Reuters - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 3 reports

Yen weakens as buoyant stocks boost sentiment

AFPTOKYO -- The yen weakened in Asia on Wednesday as the head of the Bank of Japan said the country was on target to meet its inflation target next year while buoyant equity markets lifted investor sentiment.In Tokyo afternoon trading, the greenback fetched ... [Published China Post - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 17 reports

BoJ Kuroda keeps optimistic view on the economy

FXStreet (Bali) - Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda remained optimsitic on the economic prospects of Japan going forward, noting that he expects the economy to resume growth above its potential ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

More Rounds of BOJ Easing May Be Needed

Nobuyuki Nakahara, a former Bank of Japan policy board member who is an adviser to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, says the bank may need to consider successive rounds of quantitative easing.Bloomberg News Though Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda has crushed ... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Japan bond market liquidity dries up as BOJ holding hits 200 trln yen

* Benchmark cash 10-year bonds untraded for day and a half* BOJ's buying results in shortage of tradable bonds, dents liquidity* Fall in liquidity could eventually lead to sharp reversal in the marketTOKYO, April 15 (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan's massive ... [Published CNBC - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 25 reports

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, BOJ Governor Meet

TOKYO—Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held a lunch meeting with Bank of Japan Gov. Haruhiko Kuroda at his office Tuesday, a government official said. Mr. Kuroda said Tuesday he renewed his pledge to take further policy action if needed, but that Mr. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 15 2014]

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"This market's not cheap. I've been bullish for five years, but these things don't last forever," he said. "At this point, I think if we can just get stocks to increase at the same pace as earnings—and I think earnings will grow—I think we'll have a pretty decent year of maybe 10 percent increase for the S&P 500."
... An April 10 circular from the China Banking Regulatory Commission, which has been reviewed by MNI, requires shareholders of trust companies to "provide necessary liquidity support when a trust company faces liquidity risks."
Earlier in the day, Bank of Japan's (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said the Japanese economy remains on a moderate recovery path. "The BOJ will maintain its quantitative and qualitative easing until it is necessary to achieve its 2 percent price target in a stable manner" Kuroda said at the opening of the central bank's quarterly branch managers' meeting. (end)
"There is potential for another leg lower in the correction witnessed since the beginning of the year, in our view. We look to sell rebounds towards the 102.50 yen area, with a move below 101.50 yen triggering a renewed bearish signal for dollar/yen" Morgan Stanley analysts said in a note

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Dollar slips on Yellen's dovish stance, pound h... [Published Reuters - 4 hours ago]
USD/JPY - Muted Response to Sharp Unemployment ... [Published Action Forex - 4 hours ago]
Forex Trade Ideas: GBP/USD and USD/JPY [Published BabyPips.com - 4 hours ago]
BOJ Plays Down Consumption Drop [Published DailyMe.Com - 4 hours ago]
Dollar weaker around ¥102 in Tokyo trading [Published The Japan News - 5 hours ago]
USD/JPY – Muted Response to Sharp Unemployment ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 5 hours ago]
Stocks fall at the open on mixed earnings [Published Shreveport Times - 5 hours ago]
17Apr/Ryuzo Miyao: Economic activity and prices... [Published Bank for International Settlements - 5 hours ago]
Yen weakens as buoyant stocks boost sentiment [Published Big News Network - 5 hours ago]
Why Japan’s consumption growth supports Sony an... [Published Yahoo! Finance - 5 hours ago]
Greenback weaker around ¥102 [Published Japan Times - 6 hours ago]
Tokyo downgrades economy as consumer confidence... [Published Japan Times - 6 hours ago]
Dollar Down As Ukraine Crisis Weighs On Forex M... [Published Forbes.com - 6 hours ago]
BOJ keeps economic assessment for 8 out of 9 re... [Published Big News Network - 7 hours ago]
Asia shares mixed in choppy trade despite US rally [Published StoxPlus.com - 7 hours ago]
Sensex Outperforms in Muted Asian Session [Published Morningstar.com - 7 hours ago]
Early Analysis: Ukraine, Earnings in Focus [Published State Of The Markets.com - 7 hours ago]
Tokyo stocks end flat after morning surge [Published The Japan News - 7 hours ago]
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WTF Moment Of The Week: No One Bought Japanese ... [Published Zero Hedge - 30 mins ago]
Submitted by John Rubino via Dollar Collapse blog , Here’s something you don’t see very often: For a day and a half this week, the Japanese government’s benchmark 10-year bonds attracted not a single successful private sector bid. At today’s artificially-depressed ...
BOJ Still Optimistic About Regional Economies S... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 1 hour ago]
The Bank of Japan maintained its upbeat view on most of the country’s regional economies, adding to reassurances from its governor that the world’s third-largest economy can ride out the pain from a sales tax hike without additional stimulus. Also on ...
USD/JPY – Muted Response to Sharp Unemployment ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 5 hours ago]
The Japanese yen is trading quietly in Thursday trading, as USD/JPY trades slightly above the 102 level. In economic news, US Unemployment Claims were solid and easily surpassed expectations. In Japan, BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda spoke at an event in ...
10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening B... [Published Clusterstock - 7 hours ago]
Good morning. Here's what you need to know. Markets down a little. Markets are fairly subdued ahead of the Easter holiday. U.S. stock futures point to a slightly negative open, while U.S. Treasury note futures are poised to open slightly positive. ...
Grand Central: Bubbles, Bubbles, Toil, and Trouble [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - 7 hours ago]
The Wall Street Journal’s Daily Report on Global Central Banks for Thursday, April 17 Sign up for the newsletter:  http://on.wsj.com/grandcentralsignup . Highlights Da Costa’s Take: Bubbles, Bubbles, Toil, and Trouble Yellen Stakes Out a Flexible ...
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A live central bank proves more than Japan mark... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Apr 10 2014]
Bank of Japan teaches investors a lesson in pat... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Apr 08 2014]
One year on, markets await another central bank... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Apr 03 2014]
Asia Day Ahead: On watch for missing flight, Ja... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 10 2014]
The Bank of Japan: Investor friend or foe? [Published Reuters Video: Business - Feb 21 2014]
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Global growth to accelerate in 2014 but policy ... [Published PR Newswire - Dec 09 2013]
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