May 6, 2016

Japan's monetary base rose 2.8% in April

The nation’s monetary base stood at ¥386.19 trillion at the end of April, up 2.8 percent from a month earlier, the Bank of Japan said Friday. It was a record high for the fifth straight month for the monetary base, or the combined balance ...

Nov 4, 2015

Japan's monetary base up 1.8 percent in October

Japan’s monetary base at the end of October rose 1.8 percent from a month earlier to ¥344.42 trillion, hitting a record high for the 15th straight month, the Bank of Japan said Wednesday. The BOJ is aiming to increase the monetary base, or the ...

May 7, 2015

Japan's monetary base rose 35.6% to another record in April

Japan’s monetary base stood at a record ¥305.88 trillion ($2.56 trillion) at the end of April, up 35.6 percent from a year earlier, as the Bank of Japan continued to provide more liquidity to raise the inflation rate to its targeted 2 percent, BOJ ...

Dec 2, 2014

Japan's monetary base up 37.1% year on year

The nation’s monetary base stood at ¥262.69 trillion at the end of November, up 37.1 percent from a year earlier and a record high for the fourth straight month, as the Bank of Japan provides extra liquidity to boost the economy, BOJ data showed ...

Aug 4, 2014

Japan's monetary base touches another record high

The monetary base grew 42.7 percent in July from a year earlier to ¥243.11 trillion, reaching a fresh record high on the Bank of Japan’s aggressive monetary easing to boost the economy, data released by the central bank showed Monday. The average daily balance ...