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BOJ's Kuroda comments recrossing the wires

Bank ofJapan Governor Kuroda spoke with Bloomberg over the weekend

Some of the headlines from the interview recrossing:

  • BOJ may delay hitting inflation target until 2018

(in yer dreams Mr. K)

More:

  • Growth to pick up to around 1.5% next year
  • Declines to comment on the level of the yen
  • Don't think the BOJ can reduce JGB purchases soon
  • Bank of Japan to keep or strengthen easing for 'months and years'
  • Says purchasing foreign bond buys is a question for the Ministry of Finance

Kuroda's interview is on the Bloomberg web here

Speculation about any kind of BOJ action or even about hints on action were low ahead of today's interest rate meeting.

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