The Bank of Japan holds off further easing (following last month's ¥10T boost), leaving its...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Bank of Japan holds off further easing (following last month's ¥10T boost), leaving its overnight call rate unchanged and sticking with its inflation target. As expected, though, it will extend a cheap loan line for growth industries. The yen rises 0.22% against the dollar, which buys ¥82.115.