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 Sep 20 2014 - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

Currencies On G-20 Agenda, Monetary Policies Diverge

Currencies are back on the G-20 agenda as diverging monetary policies from the US to Japan threaten to increase exchange-rate volatility.Foreign-exchange “coordination” will be reflected in Sunday’s G-20 communique in Cairns, Australia, echoing a pledge ... [Published Live Trading News - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

BOJ Not Worried by Currency Fluctuation

Cairns, Australia.  Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday he saw no problem with recent currency moves as the dollar scaled a six-year high versus the yen due to growing expectations of higher interest rates in the United States.Kuroda ... [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Yen slumps to another 6-year low vs dollar

THE value of the yen continued to plunge on Friday, slumping to another six-year low of 109.46 to the dollar in Tokyo trading and fanning market speculation that currency depreciation is being seen by Japanese authorities as key to achieving economic ... [Published Business Times Singapore - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

Japan government cuts economic view, warns of stalling consumption

REUTERS — 8 MINUTES AGOTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's government cut its overall economic assessment for the first time in five months as private consumption is struggling to recover from the slump caused by April's sales tax hike, clouding the outlook for ... [Published Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Banker Brawl! US Fed, BOE Out; PBOC, BOJ, ECB In!

There’s a massive “Banker Brawl” underway — a Battle of the Acronyms, if you will. And the ramifications for your wealth are immense.In one corner, you have the U.S. Federal Reserve and the Bank of England (BOE) . They’re getting out of the easy money ... [Published Money And Markets - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Scottish "No" Vote Pushes S&P To New Record High; Cable, Yen Roundtrip On Quad-Witching Alibaba Day

So much for any Scottish referendum vote "surprise": the people came, they voted, and they decided to stay in the 307-year-old union by a far wider margin, some 55% to 45%, than most polls had forecast, even as 3.6 million votes, a record 85% turnout, ... [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 3 reports

Sterling at 2-year high as Scots reject independence

Sterling climbed to a two-year peak against the euro and a two-week high against the dollar on Friday after Scottish voters rejected independence, averting a break-up of the United Kingdom and prolonged uncertainty.Scottish nationalist leader Alex Salmond ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Japan business mood seen as less optimistic, core CPI to slow

The Bank of Japan's quarterly "tankan" business sentiment survey will also likely show that big companies are trimming their capital expenditure plans this fiscal year.The survey will probably show the headline index for big manufacturers' sentiment worsened ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

POLL-Japan Q3 GDP forecasts cut, inflation stuck below BOJ target

* For poll data see* FY2014 growth outlook also cut for fourth straight month* Less than half of analysts see BOJ easing this year* Weak yen already hurting importers, small companiesTOKYO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - Japan's economy is likely to rebound less ... [Published CNBC - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

BOJ buys one-year govt bills at negative yield - traders

(Adds more details) TOKYO, Sept 19 (Reuters) - The Bank of Japan bought one-year government bills at negative yields in market operations on Friday, traders said, setting a new milestone as it pushes its aggressive asset purchase scheme. Although the ... [Published Sharenet - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

BOJ new division works for closer ties with changing Asia

TOKYO -- A new division within the Bank of Japan will play a key role in its efforts to strengthen financial cooperation with other Asian countries.The International Coordination Division was established within the BOJ's International Department in June. ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

BOJ Easing Helps Japan Land Prices

Land prices in Japan’s three largest metropolitan areas increased for a second year and residential prices in the cities increased for the first time in six years as low interest rates lifted demand for properties. The price of land in Tokyo, Osaka ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Sep 19 2014]

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"The concern that I have is that if the efforts to boost demand are deferred for too long, there's a risk that the headwinds get stronger and what Europe needs is some more tailwinds in the economy" said Lew
1:00am AUD RBA Assistant Governor Kent said that, "This better growth of non-mining activity often gets missed given all the focus on the resources boom. While this improvement is welcome, a key question is how durable the improvement will be? It might even gather a bit more steam, thereby helping to drive overall growth to an above-trend pace at some point. Such developments are possible but by no means certain. They depend in part on non-mining business investment, which is the motivation for my talk today." The currency rose
"We are determined to lift growth, and countries are willing to use all our macroeconomic levers - monetary, fiscal and structural policies - to meet this challenge" said Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey, who hosted the event
...2 trillion public pension fund soon. Reuters reported him as having told business leaders in a speech: "I believe GPIF (Government Pension Investment Fund) reforms are extremely important. I would like to review its portfolio as soon as possible."

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Ajay Chhibber: Stop talking about monetary policy [Published Business Standard India - 16 hours ago]
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Japan, China, S. Korea to resume financial ties [Published The Japan News - 21 hours ago]
Kiron Sarkar’s Weekly Report 9.20.14 [Published The Big Picture Blog - 22 hours ago]
OK, I Get It. Things Are Coming Unglued [Published St George West - 22 hours ago]
Currencies Back on Agenda as G-20 Monetary Poli... [Published Washington Post - 23 hours ago]
Currency Coordination Emerges as G-20 Monetary ... [Published Washington Post - Sep 20 2014]
As outlook dims, G-20 economies seek an agreeme... [Published Japan Times - Sep 20 2014]
G20 finance chiefs begin talks in Australia [Published NHK - Sep 20 2014]
BOJ Not Worried by Currency Fluctuation [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 20 2014]
Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen Exchange Rate Hi... [Published AdBanks.net - Sep 20 2014]
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Yen slumps to another 6-year low vs dollar [Published Business Times Singapore - Sep 20 2014]
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Technical Outlook for the Dollar [Published Zero Hedge - 11 hours ago]
Technically, the dollar is finishing the quarter on strong footing. It has risen against all the major currencies. The New Zealand dollar has eclipsed the yen as the weakest of the major currencies. It is off 7% since end of June. The Canadian dollar ...
Central Banks Biggest Concern Should Be Market ... [Published Zero Hedge - 18 hours ago]
By  EconMatters   Good Year Performance Wise   We closed out our  bond short  this week and are up 42% so far this year. The reason we closed out our bond short is that we are trying to make money and control risk as much as possible in a market ...
Kiron Sarkar’s Weekly Report 9.20.14 [Published The Big Picture Blog - 22 hours ago]
A larger than expected majority of Scots (55.3%) voted to remain in the UK. Westminster has promised more powers for Scotland, which has lead to calls for further powers for Northern Ireland, Wales and, of course, England. The politics will get messy, ...
OK, I Get It. Things Are Coming Unglued [Published St George West - 22 hours ago]
By Wolf Richter : As long as major stock indices around the world keep soaring (forget for a moment the carnage in smaller stocks), and as long as bonds trade at near all-time highs, and as long as the yield of dubious government debt is close ...
Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen Exchange Rate Hi... [Published AdBanks.net - Sep 20 2014]
18 Sep 2014 at 10 PM – Written by Admin STORY LINK Pound Sterling to Japanese Yen Exchange Rate Higher on Scottish Vote but Retraces The Pound Sterling (GBP) made gains against the Japanese Yen exchange rate (JPY) on a session, which ...
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Asia Day Ahead: China trade, Bank of Japan in t... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 07 2014]
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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]
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