Bank of Japan JGB purchases today steady

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: Central Banks

BOJ buying JGBs in the:

  • 1-3 years, 250bn yen
  • 3-5 years, 300 bn yen
  • 5-10 years, 410bn yen
Amounts unchanged from the previous operation in these maturities, the Bank of Japan maintaining amounts steady, which should help to calm the markets 

On Tuesday the Bank cut its buying in JGBs with more than 10 years to maturity by just a little, which rattled the yen - its traded up for the 2 days since

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