The Bank of Japan keeps its monetary policy unchanged, leaving rates in the 0-0.1% band and...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Bank of Japan keeps its monetary policy unchanged, leaving rates in the 0-0.1% band and holding asset purchases steady at a total of ¥70T ($880B). Analysts expect an increase in asset purchases to come soon, either during a meeting next month ahead of Greek elections, or in July, when the bank gives its updated inflation forecast.