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Japan

Market Watch
Close of
February 2, 2023
Change From
Govt. Bond Yields Latest Yield Previous Day Previous Week YTD
2 Year -0.015 0.3 1.1 5.4
5 Year 0.186 ▲ 0.3 1.3 4.6
10 Year 0.498 ▲ 0.6 ▲ 0.5 ▲ 7.6

* Government bond yield changes are expressed in basis points.

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Currencies Latest Rate Previous Day Previous Week YTD
JPY per USD 128.680 ▲ 0.2 ▲ 1.2 ▲ 1.9
JPY per JPY 1.000     0.0     0.0     0.0

* Exchange rate changes are expressed as a percentage change.

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Interest Rates Latest Rate Previous Day Previous Week YTD
1D TIBOR -0.015 0.2     0.0 ▲ 0.7
3M TIBOR 0.064     0.0     0.0     0.0

* Interest rate changes are expressed in basis point change.

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Policy Rates
Change From
Policy Rates Latest Rate
(18-Jan-2023)
Previous Rate
(20-Dec-2022)
YTD
Rate
Target Uncollateralized
Overnight Call Rate

*Set at a range of 0 to -0.1%
-0.100     0.0     0.0

* Policy rate changes are expressed in basis point change.

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Sovereign Ratings
Agency Rating Outlook Date
Regional Rating Institutions
R&I AA+ stable 2019-12-05
RAM A1 stable 2019-06-25
Non-Regional Rating Institutions
Fitch A negative 2020-07-29
S&P A+ stable 2020-06-09

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  • Government Securities Maturity Profile - LCY
  • Investor Profile - Government Bonds
  • Foreign Holdings in LCY Government Bonds
  • Trading Volume
  • Bonds Turnover Ratio
  • Interest Rate Spread - 2yrs vs 10yrs - LCY Bond
  • Yield Volatility - 10yr LCY Bonds
  • Green Bonds Issuance
  • Green Bonds Outstanding
  • Social Bonds Issuance
  • Social Bonds Outstanding
  • Sustainability Bonds Issuance
  • Sustainability Bonds Outstanding
  • Sustainability-linked Bonds Issuance
  • Sustainability-linked Bonds Outstanding
  • Transition Bonds Issuance
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ASEAN+3 Bond Market Guide 2016: Japan


ASEAN+3 Bond Market Guide is a comprehensive explanation of the region''s bond markets. It provides various information such as the history, legal and regulatory framework, specific characteristics of the market, trading and transaction including settlement systems, and other relevant information. Bond Market Guide 2016 for Japan is an outcome of the strong support and kind contributions of ASEAN+3 Bond Market Forum members and experts, particularly from Japan. The report should be recognized as a collective good to support bond market development among ASEAN+3 members

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ASEAN+3 Multi-Currency Bond Issuance Framework

Implementation Guidelines for Japan
August 2015

The ASEAN+3 Multi-Currency Bond Issuance Framework (AMBIF) Implementation Guidelines for Japan are provided to review the AMBIF Elements and detail the corresponding featur​es of Japan market in relation to each element.

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Market Summary



Title Source Date
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on December 27, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2023-12-27
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on February 2, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-02-02
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on January 31, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-31
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on January 27, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-27
Auction Result of 40-Year JGBs on January 26, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-26
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on January 20, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-20
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on January 19, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-19
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on January 13, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-13
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on January 13, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-13
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on January 11, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-11
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on January 11, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-11
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on January 6, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-06
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on January 5, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-05
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on January 5, 2023Ministry of Finance Japan2023-01-05
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on December 19, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-19
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on December 16, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-16
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on December 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-15
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on December 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-09
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on December 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-08
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on December 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-08
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on December 6, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-06
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on December 2, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-02
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on December 1, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-12-01
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on November 29, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-29
Auction Result of 40-Year JGBs on November 25, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-25
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on November 25, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-25
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on November 18, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-18
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on November 17, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-17
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on November 17, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-17
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on November 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-15
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on November 11, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-11
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on November 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-09
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on November 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-09
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on November 4, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-04
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on November 1, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-11-01
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on October 27, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-27
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on October 27, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-27
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on October 21, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-21
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on October 19, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-18
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on October 18, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-18
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on October 14, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-14
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on October 14, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-14
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on October 12, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-12
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on October 7, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-07
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on October 6, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-06
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on October 4, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-10-04
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 30, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-30
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on September 29, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-29
Auction Result of 40-Year JGBs on September 27, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-27
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 21, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-21
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 16, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-16
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on September 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-15
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-15
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on September 13, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-13
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-09
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-08
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on September 6, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-06
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on September 2, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-02
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on September 1, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-09-01
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on August 30, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-30
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on August 26, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-26
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on August 19, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-19
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on August 18, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-18
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on August 18, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-18
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on August 16, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-16
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on August 12, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-12
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on August 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-09
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on August 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-09
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on August 5, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-05
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on August 2, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-08-02
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 29, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-29
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on July 28, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-28
Auction Result of 40-Year JGBs on July 26, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-26
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 22, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-22
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 20, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-20
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 19, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-19
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-15
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on July 14, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-14
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on July 12, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-12
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-08
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on July 7, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-07
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 7, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-07
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on July 5, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-05
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on July 1, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-07-01
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on June 28, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-28
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 24, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-24
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on June 23, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-23
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on June 21, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-21
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 16, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-16
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-15
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 14, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-14
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 10, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-10
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 10, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-10
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-09
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on June 7, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-07
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on June 3, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-03
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on June 2, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-06-02
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on May 31, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-31
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 27, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-27
Auction Result of 40-Year JGBs on May 26, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-26
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 24, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-24
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on May 20, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-20
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 20, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-20
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 19, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-19
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on May 18, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-18
Auction Result of 10-Year Inflation-Indexed JGBs on May 16, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-16
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 13, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-13
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on May 12, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-12
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on May 10, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-10
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-09
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on May 6, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-05-06
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on April 27, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-27
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 22, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-22
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 21, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-22
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 19, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-19
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-15
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on April 14, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-14
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on April 12, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-12
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-08
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on April 7, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-07
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 7, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-07
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on April 5, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-05
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on April 1, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-04-01
Auction Result of 2-Year JGBs on March 31, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-31
Auction Result of 40-Year JGBs on March 29, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-29
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 25, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-25
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 24, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-24
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 17, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-17
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 16, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-16
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 11, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-11
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on March 10, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-10
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-09
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on March 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-08
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on March 4, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-04
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on March 3, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-03
Auction Result of 10-Year JGBs on March 1, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-03-01
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 25, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-25
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 24, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-24
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 18, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-18
Auction Result of 20-Year JGBs on February 17, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-17
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 17, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-17
Auction Result of 5-Year JGBs on February 15, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-15
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 10, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-10
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 9, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-09
Auction Result of 10-Year Inflation-Indexed JGBs on February 8, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-08
Auction Result of Treasury Discount Bills on February 4, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-04
Auction Result of 30-Year JGBs on February 3, 2022Ministry of Finance Japan2022-02-03
Title Source Date

Title Source Date
BOJ Deputy Governor Wakatabe Signals No Policy Change in MarchBloomberg2023-02-02
Yen’s Rally Comes Unstuck as Traders Eye Hawkish Fed OutcomeBloomberg2023-01-31
Japan Output Inches Down as Global Slowdown Tempers ReboundBloomberg2023-01-31
Tokyo Jan core CPI rises 4.3% yr/yr -governmentReuters2023-01-27
Fear of BOJ Turning Hawkish Spurs 94% Jump in Shorter Bond SalesBloomberg2023-01-26
BOJ Record Suggests High Hopes for Expanded Fund OperationsBloomberg2023-01-26
Japan Cuts View of Economy as Trade Weakens Amid Global SlowdownBloomberg2023-01-25
BOJ Owns More Than 100% of Some Debt as Bonds Go Round and RoundBloomberg2023-01-25
Japan Stocks Make Full Recovery From BOJ’s Shock Yield PivotBloomberg2023-01-24
Japan Looks to Growth to Balance Budget Despite Defense SurgeBloomberg2023-01-24
Japan Inflation Hits 4% to Keep BOJ Pivot Speculation SmolderingBloomberg2023-01-20
Tweaks to Japan’s Inflation Accord Would Flag BOJ Policy ChangeBloomberg2023-01-20
Japan’s Trade Gap Narrows as Hit From Yen, Energy SoftensBloomberg2023-01-19
BOJ Fails to Crush Big Short as UBS, Schroders See CapitulationBloomberg2023-01-19
Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (January 2023)Bank of Japan2023-01-18
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2023-01-18
Markets on Edge for Potentially Epochal BOJ Policy DecisionBloomberg2023-01-18
BOJ Meets Amid Intense Speculation Over More Tweaks: Decision Day GuideBloomberg2023-01-17
Bets of More BOJ Tweaks Cut Credit Deals While Boosting SpreadsBloomberg2023-01-17
Japan's sharp wholesale price rise heaps pressure on BOJ's ultra-easy policyReuters2023-01-16
Analysis: Bank of Japan's yield curve control in danger as policy backfiresReuters2023-01-16
Japan 10-Year Yield Rises Above BOJ’s Ceiling for Second DayBloomberg2023-01-16
Yen Option Cost Jumps to Three-Year High on BOJ Surprise ConcernBloomberg2023-01-16
BOJ to review side-effects of massive easing at next week's meeting -YomiuriReuters2023-01-12
Yen jumps; dollar tentative ahead of U.S. inflation dataReuters2023-01-12
Japan posts record current account surplus for NovemberReuters2023-01-12
Japan Nov household spending unexpectedly falls 1.2% year/yearReuters2023-01-10
Consumer inflation in Japan's capital exceeds BOJ target for 7th monthReuters2023-01-10
BOJ Faces Renewed Pressure to Defend New Yield CeilingBloomberg2023-01-06
Japan Real Wages Fall Most Since 2014, Keeping BOJ Goal DistantBloomberg2023-01-06
BOJ Boosts Bond Buying for Fourth Day to Cap Rise in YieldsBloomberg2023-01-04
Yen Extends Gains to Strongest Since June After BOJ Policy ShiftBloomberg2023-01-03
Japan Factory Output Falls a Third Month as Global Demand CoolsBloomberg2022-12-28
Japan retail sales up for ninth month led by tourism helpReuters2022-12-27
BOJ Kuroda dismisses near-term chance of exiting easy policyReuters2022-12-26
Japan Still Sees Inflation Staying Below 2% Next Fiscal YearBloomberg2022-12-22
Yen Gains Look Capped as Treasury Yields Seen Marching HigherBloomberg2022-12-22
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-12-20
Japan Dec factory activity contracts at fastest pace in 26 monthsReuters2022-12-16
Japan’s Trade Gap Continues to Outsize Forecasts as Yen WeighsBloomberg2022-12-15
Japan Is Set to Boost Limit on Tax-Free Investment AccountsBloomberg2022-12-13
Japan Weighs $1.1 Trillion Bond Risk for Banks If BOJ PivotsBloomberg2022-12-13
Tokyo’s Broken Bond Market Needs More Than BOJ Tweaks to HealBloomberg2022-12-12
Japan’s Smaller Contraction Masks Extent of Underlying WeaknessBloomberg2022-12-08
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for Jul.-Sep. 2022 (The Second preliminary)Cabinet Office2022-12-08
Japan foreign reserves rise to highest in six yearsReuters2022-12-07
Japan Oct household spending rises for 5th straight monthReuters2022-12-06
BOJ may ditch yield cap next year as inflation perks up-academicReuters2022-12-06
Yen, Won Lead Asia FX Surge as Traders Gird For Slower Fed HikesBloomberg2022-12-01
Preliminary Report on Indices of Industrial Production (October 2022)Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry2022-11-30
Japan Nov factory activity shrinks at quickest pace in 2 yearsReuters2022-11-24
Japan’s Trade Deficit Driven Wider by Weak Yen as Imports SurgeBloomberg2022-11-17
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for July - September 2022 (First Preliminary Estimates)Cabinet Office2022-11-15
Japan’s Economic Recovery Slammed Back Into Reverse by Weak YenBloomberg2022-11-15
BOJ Governor Kuroda vows to continue monetary easing for nowReuters2022-11-14
Balance of Payments Statistics, September 2022 (Preliminary)Ministry of Finance2022-11-09
Japan's H1 current account surplus falls the most yr-on-yr since 2008Reuters2022-11-09
Japan foreign reserve down for 3rd month after interventionReuters2022-11-08
BOJ debated impact of future exit from easy policy amid rising pricesReuters2022-11-08
Yen Rises as Traders Mull Intervention Risk From a Hawkish FedBloomberg2022-11-02
Japan’s Production Falls as Cars Drag on Solid Third QuarterBloomberg2022-10-31
Yen Slides as Fed Replaces BOJ as Next Potential Speed BumpBloomberg2022-10-31
Japan Defies Market Pressure to Be Only Major Economy With Negative Interest RatesBloomberg2022-10-28
Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (October 2022)Bank of Japan2022-10-28
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-10-28
Yen Edges Up To Two-Week High As Crucial BOJ Decision ApproachesBloomberg2022-10-27
Japan Retail Traders Bearish Yen Bets Surge Despite InterventionBloomberg2022-10-26
BOJ to Buy More Debt Than Planned at Wednesday’s OperationsBloomberg2022-10-26
Yen Swings Amid Signs of Further Intervention From JapanBloomberg2022-10-24
Japan Inflation Hits 3% for First Time Since 1991 Excluding Tax Hike ImpactsBloomberg2022-10-21
Fall of 150 Has Yen Watchers Wondering When Japan Will ActBloomberg2022-10-21
Japan's inflation hits 8-year high in test of BOJ's dovish policyReuters2022-10-21
Japan’s Extended Trade Gap Reinforces Pressure on Tumbling YenBloomberg2022-10-20
BOJ Announces Unscheduled Bond Buying as Key Yield Broke CeilingBloomberg2022-10-20
Yen Traders on Alert for Intervention as Currency Extends SlideBloomberg2022-10-18
Japan Keeps Up Yen Warnings, Declines to Say If IntervenedBloomberg2022-10-14
Japan logs August's smallest-ever current account surplus as import prices surgeReuters2022-10-11
Japan’s Households Spend Less as Higher Inflation BitesBloomberg2022-10-07
Yen Weakens Past 145 Per Dollar, Nears Prior Intervention LevelsBloomberg2022-10-03
Japan's business mood darkened in Q3: BOJ surveyNikkei Asia2022-10-03
BOJ Boosts Bond Buying to Cap Yields Pressured by Global SwingsBloomberg2022-09-30
Japan's factories boost output for third month in AugustReuters2022-09-30
Japan’s Bond Market Liquidity Falls to Lowest Level Since 2011Bloomberg2022-09-29
Foreign Exodus From Japan Assets Signals Demand for LiquidityBloomberg2022-09-29
BOJ board agreed on need for vigilance on sharp yen moves, easy policy to stayReuters2022-09-28
Japan’s 20-Year Yield Rises Above 1% for First Time Since 2015Bloomberg2022-09-27
BOJ Boosts Regular Bond Buying Operation as Yield Nears CeilingBloomberg2022-09-26
Yen propped up after intervention, dollar powers throughReuters2022-09-23
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-09-22
Japan Can Intervene Any Time After Rate Check, Says Ex-FX ChiefBloomberg2022-09-21
Japan Bonds Face Liquidity Stress as BOJ Walks Lonely Rates PathBloomberg2022-09-21
Japan's Aug consumer inflation hits near 8-year highReuters2022-09-20
Japan govt will spend $24 bln in budget reserves to cope with price hikesReuters2022-09-20
Japan’s Inflation Hits 31-Year High, Creating Headaches for BOJBloomberg2022-09-20
Yen Drifts as Traders Mull Impact of Japan Intervention ThreatBloomberg2022-09-15
Japan posts record trade deficit in August as energy imports soarReuters2022-09-15
Yen rallies vs dollar after BOJ rate check, hints on intervention, U.S. PPI dataReuters2022-09-15
Yen Steadies as Traders Weigh Impact of Japan Intervention ThreatBloomberg2022-09-15
BOJ Boosts Bond Buying Again as Yields Approach Its Policy LimitBloomberg2022-09-14
Yen Eyes a Break of 145 as Verbal Intervention IntensifiesBloomberg2022-09-14
Even $1.2 Trillion of Reserves Isn't Enough to Scare Yen BearsBloomberg2022-09-13
Yen Traders Eye Further Official Warnings, Border Opening MovesBloomberg2022-09-12
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for Apr.-Jun. 2022 (The Second preliminary)Cabinet Office2022-09-08
Japan upgrades Q2 GDP as easing COVID curbs lift spendingReuters2022-09-08
Japan’s Economy Shows Greater Strength as Global Outlook DarkensBloomberg2022-09-08
Yen Extends Decline as Traders Eye 145 Level and 1998 LowsBloomberg2022-09-08
Japan’s Falling Spending, Real Wages Cloud Recovery OutlookBloomberg2022-09-06
Japan's services sector shrinks for first time in five months in August - PMIReuters2022-09-05
Japan’s Monetary Base Stops Rising for First Time Under KurodaBloomberg2022-09-01
Yen Drops to Fresh 24-Year Low as US-Japan Policy Gap WeighsBloomberg2022-09-01
Yen Falls to Fresh 24-Year Low as US-Japan Policy Gap WeighsBloomberg2022-09-01
Preliminary Report on Indices of Industrial Production (July 2022)Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry2022-08-31
Yen’s Slump Toward 140 Reawakens Talk of Currency InterventionBloomberg2022-08-31
Powell’s Hawkish Stance Causes Headaches for Kuroda as Yen FallsBloomberg2022-08-29
Bear Market for Japan Stocks Unavoidable Post-Powell, Citi SaysBloomberg2022-08-29
Japan sees economy picking up modestly, flags looming risks -govtReuters2022-08-25
Japan’s Inflation Trend Measures Reach Record HighBloomberg2022-08-23
Japan's Aug factory activity grows at slowest pace in 19 months - flash PMIReuters2022-08-23
BOJ seen cutting growth forecasts on soft spending, says ex-central bank executiveReuters2022-08-23
Yen Weakness Returns Ahead of Jackson Hole With 140 Back in PlayBloomberg2022-08-22
Japan’s Inflation Accelerates Further Beyond BOJ’s 2% TargetBloomberg2022-08-19
Yen Rally Broadens Past Dollar In Further Sign Big Short Is OverBloomberg2022-08-17
Japan’s Trade Gap Hits Record on Commodities Impact, Weak YenBloomberg2022-08-17
Japan’s Economy Recovers Pre-Pandemic Size on Consumption GainBloomberg2022-08-15
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for April - June 2022 (First Preliminary Estimates)Cabinet Office2022-08-15
Big Short on Japan Bonds Show Signs of Turning as Demand ReturnsBloomberg2022-08-10
Japan Life Insurers Dump Record Foreign Debt in Volatile JulyBloomberg2022-08-08
Foreign Buyers Return to Japan Bond Market With Record PurchasesBloomberg2022-08-08
Yen Shorts Crumble as 2022’s Hottest FX Trade Comes to an EndBloomberg2022-08-08
Yen Heads for Longest Rally in Six Months on Growth Fears PivotBloomberg2022-08-01
Yen Advances to Level That Threatens This Year’s Big FX ShortBloomberg2022-07-29
Japan Raises View of Economy for July as Consumption Picks UpBloomberg2022-07-26
Japan’s Deeper Inflation Trend Shows Price Growth SpreadingBloomberg2022-07-26
BOJ agreed on need for low rates, saw wage hikes as key to outlookReuters2022-07-26
Consumer Price Index (2020-base) (June 2022, Japan)Statistics Japan2022-07-22
Japan’s Inflation Picks Up Speed to Keep Pressure on BOJBloomberg2022-07-22
Japan Defies Wave of Inflation-Fighting Hikes by Keeping Rates at Rock BottomBloomberg2022-07-21
Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (July 2022)Bank of Japan2022-07-21
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-07-21
Japan Logs Trade Deficit for 11th Month on Energy, Weak YenBloomberg2022-07-21
BOJ’s Kuroda Determined to Maintain Stimulus as World TightensBloomberg2022-07-19
Yen Edges Toward Closely Watched 140 Level as Dollar StrengthensBloomberg2022-07-15
Yen Selling Accelerates as Japan Policies Earn Public BackingBloomberg2022-07-11
Yen to remain weaker than key 130-per-dollar level at year-endReuters2022-07-07
Japan’s Economic Recovery Seen Weaker With Sticky InflationBloomberg2022-07-07
Weak Yen Impact on Japan’s Inflation Limited, Price Expert SaysBloomberg2022-07-04
Japan Banking Chief Urges BOJ to Keep Tabs on Policy DownsidesBloomberg2022-07-01
Japan's worst factory output slump in two years heaps pressure on economyReuters2022-06-30
Preliminary Report on Indices of Industrial Production (May 2022)Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry2022-06-30
Japan says hard to confirm impact from Russia's debt defaultReuters2022-06-28
Yen’s True Value Could Offer Support Once BOJ Pivots, BofA SaysBloomberg2022-06-25
Japan's inflation tops BOJ target for 2nd month in test of monetary stanceReuters2022-06-24
Yen bruised as Japan's rates gap widens with rest of the worldReuters2022-06-22
BOJ policymakers warned of economic harm from excess yen moves at April meetReuters2022-06-22
Yen fragile near 24-year low in BOJ aftermath, dollar treads waterReuters2022-06-20
BOJ Holds Firm to Deepen Outlier Status, Keep Pressure on YenBloomberg2022-06-17
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-06-17
Japan runs biggest trade deficit in more than 8 years in MayReuters2022-06-16
BOJ Gets Bond-Market Breathing Room From Fed Relief RallyBloomberg2022-06-16
Value of Exports and Imports May 2022 (Provisional)Ministry of Finance2022-06-16
Japan April core machinery orders rise 10.8% month/monthReuters2022-06-15
Beleaguered Yen Battles Back as Investors Rediscover Old HavenBloomberg2022-06-14
Japan Starting to Crack as Yen Tumbles With Stocks and BondsBloomberg2022-06-13
Yen Is a Whisker Away From Sliding to the Lowest in About 24 YearsBloomberg2022-06-09
Japan's Q1 GDP revised up to 0.5% annualised contractionReuters2022-06-08
Currency Plunge Is Giving Japan Another Shot at ReflationBloomberg2022-06-08
Japan’s Smaller Economic Slip Points to Consumer ReboundBloomberg2022-06-08
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for January - March 2022 (Second Preliminary Estimates)Cabinet Office2022-06-08
Yen Slides to Two-Decade Low, Reigniting Focus on InterventionBloomberg2022-06-07
Yen weak versus dollar, euro ahead of busy central bank weekReuters2022-06-06
Japan's service sector activity grows at fastest pace in 6 months - PMIReuters2022-06-03
Traders Pull Back From Taking on the BOJ, Key Yield Curve ShowsBloomberg2022-06-03
Japan Tweaks Budget Goal Wording to Gain More Fiscal FlexibilityBloomberg2022-05-31
Japan's April factory output slumps in worrying sign for economyReuters2022-05-31
Preliminary Report on Indices of Industrial Production (April 2022)Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry2022-05-31
BOJ Kuroda says Japan inflation to stay around 2% for a yearReuters2022-05-27
Tokyo Inflation’s Failure to Gain Speed Aids BOJ’s StanceBloomberg2022-05-27
Japan’s Inflation Seen Staying Above BOJ Target Through Year-EndBloomberg2022-05-24
Japan's May factory activity grows at slowest rate in 3 months - flash PMIReuters2022-05-24
Japan’s Inflation Tops 2%, Complicating BOJ Stimulus MessageBloomberg2022-05-22
Japan's trade gap widens as import costs surge on supply pressuresReuters2022-05-19
Japan’s Sputtering Recovery Offers Support for BOJ Stimulus CaseBloomberg2022-05-18
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for Jan.-Mar. 2022 (The First preliminary )Cabinet Office2022-05-18
Japan wholesale prices hit record 10% as energy costs soarReuters2022-05-16
The Yen Is Now Resurgent Even as Broad Dollar Strength PersistsBloomberg2022-05-12
Balance of Payments, March 2022 (Preliminary)Ministry of Finance2022-05-12
BOJ rules out widening yield band to stem yen fallReuters2022-05-10
Japan’s Household Spending Rebounds at End of Virus-Hit QuarterBloomberg2022-05-10
BOJ policymakers unwavering on easy policy stance - March meeting minutesReuters2022-05-09
Fastest Tokyo Inflation in Decades Complicates BOJ’s MessagingBloomberg2022-05-06
Japan May Spend $100 Billion to Slow Yen’s Slide, BofA SaysBloomberg2022-05-05
Japan's April factory activity expands at slower rateReuters2022-05-02
Japan Warns on Yen After BOJ’s Bond Vow Sparks Slide Past 131Bloomberg2022-04-28
BOJ doubles down on super-easy policy; yen hits 20-yr lows, bonds rallyReuters2022-04-28
Outlook for Economic Activity and Prices (April 2022)Bank of Japan2022-04-28
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-04-28
Japan unveils $103 billion relief package to combat rising pricesReuters2022-04-27
Japan jobless rate hits lowest in almost 2 years, economic outlook still shakyReuters2022-04-26
BOJ to keep ultra-low rates, dovish stance as inflation clouds recoveryReuters2022-04-25
Japan March consumer prices rise at fastest pace in over 2 yearsReuters2022-04-22
Record-Level Risk Aversion Hits Japan Credit Market as Yen DropsBloomberg2022-04-22
Consumer Price Index (2020-base) (March 2022, Japan)Statistics Japan2022-04-22
Japan agrees $21 billion extra budget to tackle rising living costsReuters2022-04-21
Japan Upgrades View of Economy Following Lifting of Covid CurbsBloomberg2022-04-21
Bank of Japan boosts defense of yield target, offers to buy debt for four daysReuters2022-04-21
IMF says yen falls driven by fundamentals, urges BOJ to keep easy policyReuters2022-04-21
Japan Trade Deficit Extends Longest Run Since 2015 Fueled by YenBloomberg2022-04-20
Value of Exports and Imports March 2022 (Provisional)Ministry of Finance2022-04-20
Revised Report on Indices of Industrial Production (February 2022)Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry2022-04-19
BOJ’s Kuroda Steps Up Warning on ‘Very Rapid’ Yen MovesBloomberg2022-04-18
Japan's yen bounces briefly after Kuroda commentsReuters2022-04-18
Japanese investors remain big sellers of overseas bonds in MarchReuters2022-04-11
Japan finance panel warns on higher rates pushing up borrowing costsReuters2022-04-08
Japan households projecting higher inflation hits 14-year highReuters2022-04-07
IMF cuts Japan's 2022 growth outlook; warns of risks from Russia's war in UkraineJapan Today2022-04-07
Japan's household spending up but price rises weigh on outlookReuters2022-04-05
BOJ’s Kuroda Looks to Slow Yen Moves With Verbal InterventionBloomberg2022-04-05
Dollar-Yen Signals Are Pointing to Less Turbulent Times AheadBloomberg2022-04-04
Analysis: BOJ to keep rates low as strong, not weak, yen still Kuroda's enemy No. 1Reuters2022-04-04
Japan's March factory activity speeds up as COVID impact fades -PMIReuters2022-04-01
Japan's central bank keeps up yield defense, focus on bond-buying scheduleReuters2022-03-31
Bank of Japan Seen Winning Bond Market BattleBloomberg2022-03-31
Japan’s Retail Sales Drop Adds to Fears of Stalled RecoveryBloomberg2022-03-30
Yen Slide Spurs Question Whether Japan Will Talk It UpBloomberg2022-03-29
BOJ policymakers saw chance of inflation overshoot in January - minutesReuters2022-03-24
Japan's March factory activity up, Ukraine crisis weighs on outlook - flash PMIReuters2022-03-24
Japan eyes more stimulus as record budget clears parliamentReuters2022-03-22
Yen kicks off another week under pressure, with central bank policy in focusReuters2022-03-21
BOJ maintains huge stimulus, warns of growth risks from Ukraine crisisReuters2022-03-18
Statement on Monetary PolicyBank of Japan2022-03-18
Consumer Price Index (2020-base) (February 2022, Japan)Statistics Japan2022-03-18
Value of Exports and Imports February 2022 (Provisional)Ministry of Finance2022-03-16
Japan posts bigger-than-expected trade gap as energy imports jumpReuters2022-03-16
Sliding Yen Appears One-Way Bet as Japan Import Costs SurgeBloomberg2022-03-14
Japan’s Household Spending Falls Amid Fears of Economic SetbackBloomberg2022-03-11
BOJ More Likely to Hold Policy After Ukraine Invasion: SurveyBloomberg2022-03-10
BOJ has little room to move as Ukraine clouds recovery, prices soarReuters2022-03-09
Japan downgrades Q4 GDP on service sector weaknessReuters2022-03-09
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for Oct.-Dec. 2021 (The Second preliminary)Cabinet Office2022-03-09
Japan logs biggest current account deficit since 2014 as oil import costs surgeReuters2022-03-08
Japan’s Output Falls as Supply Snags Add to Contraction RiskBloomberg2022-02-28
Japan's Feb factory activity growth falls to 5-month low - flash PMIReuters2022-02-21
Yen eases but up for week as investors stay worried over Ukraine tensionsReuters2022-02-19
Japan's trade deficit jumps to 8-year high as commodity imports soarReuters2022-02-18
Japan Lowers Economic Assessment as Omicron Hits ConsumersBloomberg2022-02-18
Japan’s Slower Inflation Offers BOJ Support For Stimulus StanceBloomberg2022-02-18
Bond Buyer Strike in Japan Gives Yield Curve a Powerful JoltBloomberg2022-02-16
Quarterly Estimates of GDP for Oct.-Dec. 2021(The First Preliminary)Cabinet Office2022-02-15
Japan’s Consumers Drive Economy Before Omicron SetbackBloomberg2022-02-15
BOJ Intervention May Encourage New Corporate Bond IssuanceBloomberg2022-02-14
BOJ Holds Fire, Sticks to Bond Buying Plan as Yields Test LimitBloomberg2022-02-09
Japan Household Spending Caps Solid Quarter Before Omicron SurgeBloomberg2022-02-08
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