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November 05 2014, (Wed)

Bank of Japan expands monetary stimulus measure

At the Bank of Japan's Monetary Policy Meeting on October 31st, the Policy Board announced that it would increase its asset buying program to 80 trillion yen a year, up from the previous rate of 60-70 trillion yen a year. 


September 10 2014, (Wed)

FSA publishes 2013-14 Financial Monitoring Report

The FSA has published its Financial Monitoring Report covering the period from July 2013 to June 2014. The Report is based on the Financial Monitoring Policy announced in 2013 and provides an overview of: 

  • the FSA's approach to monitoring the various financial sectors
  • areas
  • ...
September 08 2014, (Mon)

IMES publishes new discussion papers

The Institute for Monetary and Economic Studies at the Bank of Japan conducts research on a range of monetary and economic issues with the aim of establishing an appropriate background for monetary policy. The IMES Discussion Paper Series was created to stimulate discussion and comments of...