The Bank of Japan left its JGB buying amounts the same as the previous operation

USD/JPY popping higher this time around. Bank of Japan buys:

  • JPY375bln 1-3 Year
  • JPY425bn 3-5 Year
  • JPY425bn 5-10 Year
  • JPY75bnln 25+ Year

Earlier from the Bank:

This pop on the news seems a bit of an over reaction this time around. yes, the BoJ bought JGBs. That’s what they do.

This article was written by Eamonn Sheridan at Source