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Bank of Japan Introduces New Monetary Policy

In an attempt to finally spark inflation in the Japanese economy, the Bank of Japan announced that it will keep the interest rate on its 10-year government bonds at zero through additional monetary policy. However, the central bank also announced … Continue reading

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Negative Rates Stymie Bank of Japan

Gloomy economic conditions and the potential of the Bank of Japan bringing negative interest rates even lower has brought about negative sentiment in Japan. Governor Kuroda of the Bank of Japan has vowed to generate inflation as the Japanese economy … Continue reading

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Bank of Japan Forgoes Additional Easing

On September 15th, the Bank of Japan (BoJ) decided to refrain from further monetary easing, despite the economy shrinking in the last quarter. BoJ’s Governor Haruhiko Kuroda expressed that the bank sees a gradual economic recovery, and a widening trend … Continue reading

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