Research and analysis

Japan: monetary policy developments

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Bank of Japan announces no change to Monetary Policy.


Summary and analysis on monteary policy developments in Japan, with no change to Japanese monetary policy this month. The H1 2014 Current Account records a deficit for the first time. June’s Current Account deficit also comes in slightly higher than forecast. The Nikkei falls almost 3% on greater geopolitical tension.