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The Bank of Japan bought a record amount of Japanese government bonds in June, in response to selling by foreign investors anticipating a policy change by the central bank.

According to an estimate by Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities Co., the BOJ purchased some ¥16 trillion of JGBs, topping the previous monthly record of about ¥11 trillion marked in November 2014.

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