BOJ's total assets climbs to top ¥500 trillion for first time

Jun 2, 2017

BOJ's total assets climbs to top ¥500 trillion for first time

The Bank of Japan said Friday its total assets surpassed ¥500 trillion ($4.5 trillion) for the first time, nearing Japan’s gross domestic product due to massive purchases of assets under its aggressive monetary easing policy. The BOJ’s balance sheet has ballooned under the asset ...