BOJ Changing Action Quietly, Former Board Member Shirai Says

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “BOJ Changing Action Quietly, Former Board Member Shirai Says” – below is their description. Jun.18 — Sayuri Shirai, a former Bank of Japan board member and now a professor of economics at Keio University, discusses the central bank’s policy. The BOJ surprised investors with a new tool to … Read more BOJ Changing Action Quietly, Former Board Member Shirai Says

Fed Will Not Mention Tapering, Says Mizuho Bank’s Varathan

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Fed Will Not Mention Tapering, Says Mizuho Bank’s Varathan” – below is their description. Jun.13 — Vishnu Varathan, head of economics and strategy at Mizuho Bank Ltd., discusses the upcoming Fed meeting, Bank of Japan monetary policy and PBOC policy. He speaks on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.” … Read more Fed Will Not Mention Tapering, Says Mizuho Bank’s Varathan

BOJ Calls for Faster Progress on Libor as Expiry Nears

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “BOJ Calls for Faster Progress on Libor as Expiry Nears” – below is their description. Jun.03 — The head of the Bank of Japan’s financial markets department says the country must accelerate efforts to prepare for the transition away from Libor. Akira Otani exclusively told Bloomberg … Read more BOJ Calls for Faster Progress on Libor as Expiry Nears

BOJ Governor Kuroda on Global Inflation Concerns, Policy

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “BOJ Governor Kuroda on Global Inflation Concerns, Policy” – below is their description. May.28 — Global inflation has become a key theme in the market as price pressures pick up. Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda discusses the central bank’s outlook on inflation and policy in … Read more BOJ Governor Kuroda on Global Inflation Concerns, Policy

BOJ Official Says Digital Yuan is Unlikely to Dominate the World

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “BOJ Official Says Digital Yuan is Unlikely to Dominate the World” – below is their description. Apr.15 — The People’s Bank of China has rolled out trial issuance of a digital yuan in cities across the country. A broader roll-out is expected for the Winter Olympics … Read more BOJ Official Says Digital Yuan is Unlikely to Dominate the World

BOJ Carves Out More Policy Flexibility

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “BOJ Carves Out More Policy Flexibility” – below is their description. Mar.19 — The Bank of Japan unveiled a set of carefully crafted policy tweaks aimed at giving itself more flexibility to keep up its long quest to revive inflation. Bloomberg’s Enda Curran reports on “Bloomberg … Read more BOJ Carves Out More Policy Flexibility

Bank of Japan to Release Results of Policy Review

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Bank of Japan to Release Results of Policy Review” – below is their description. Mar.18 — Kazuo Momma, former assistant governor of the Bank of Japan and now executive economist at Mizuho Research Institute, discusses the central bank’s policy. The Bank of Japan is scheduled to … Read more Bank of Japan to Release Results of Policy Review

Japan Government, BOJ Must Keep Supporting Economy: BofA

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Japan Government, BOJ Must Keep Supporting Economy: BofA” – below is their description. Oct.28 — Izumi Devalier, head of Japan economics at BofA Global Research, discusses the outlook for the world’s third-largest economy, policies and the yen. She speaks with Haslinda Amin and Rishaad Salamat on … Read more Japan Government, BOJ Must Keep Supporting Economy: BofA

Kuroda Defends BOJ Response, Independence

Aug.05 — Takatoshi Ito, professor of international and public affairs at Columbia University, discusses Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda’s defense of the central bank’s independence, BOJ policy and his outlook for the Japanese economy. He speaks on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”

Bank of Japan boosts coronavirus stimulus plan

Globally, central banks are offering $22 trillion in stimulus, equal to the entire output of the U.S. Insights via @CME Group: https://openmarkets.cmegroup.com/quicktake?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=paid_social&utm_campaign=quicktake_evergreen&utm_content=more_insights Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us at quicktakenews@gmail.com … Read more Bank of Japan boosts coronavirus stimulus plan

Busy Week for World’s Biggest Central Banks

Apr.27 — Global central banks remain under pressure to do more to support their economies through the coronavirus recession even after driving interest rates to record lows and pledging to spend trillions of dollars on asset purchases. The U.S. Federal Reserve and European Central Bank both meet this week, following the Bank of Japan which … Read more Busy Week for World’s Biggest Central Banks

Japanese Large Manufacturers’ Sentiment Plunges

Mar.31 — Sayuri Shirai, a former Bank of Japan policy board member and now a professor at Keio University, discusses the state of the nation’s economy and central bank policy. Confidence at big Japanese manufacturers fell in March, according to a BOJ survey, adding to fears of a deep recession and raising pressure on the … Read more Japanese Large Manufacturers’ Sentiment Plunges

The Bank of Japan makes emergency bond purchases to curb rising yields

The Bank of Japan added itself to the list of central banks making huge bond purchases in an effort to curb changes to the market happening as a consequence of Covid-19 outbreak. According to QuickTake by Bloomberg: The Bank of Japan’s bond purchases are part of several unscheduled measures aimed at reducing the economic impact … Read more The Bank of Japan makes emergency bond purchases to curb rising yields

BOJ Will Continue Accommodative Policy for Some Time, Kuroda Says

Jan.24 — Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda says the central bank is still “far away” from its 2% inflation goal during a panel at the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland moderated by China National Institute of Financial Research Chairman Zhu Min.

Japan Could Lead the Way to Economic Recovery – Clem Chambers

The world needs to find the ‘Global Economic Reset’ button and Japan could be first to find it, argues Clem Chambers – CEO of leading investment site ADVFN.com and author of Amazon best-selling investment guides  ‘101 Ways to Pick Stock Market Winners’ and ‘A Beginner’s Guide to Value Investing’. Japan may be on the edge … Read more Japan Could Lead the Way to Economic Recovery – Clem Chambers