Archive for January 18th, 2022


Bank of Japan

January 18, 2022

The Bank of Japan Board, which held its first scheduled policy review of 2022 yesterday and today has as yet not plan or inclination to debate whether and when to start raising its rates. According to the Board’s latest statement, the short-term interest rate will remain at -0.10%, and quantitative stimulus will continue with the […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Equities Selling Off Further

January 18, 2022

Share prices in Asia fell 0.9% in India and South Korea, 0.8% in Taiwan and 0.3% in Japan. European stock markets currently show daily drops of 0.9% in Germany, 0.8% in France, 0.6% in Italy and 0.3% in Great Britain. In U.S. futures trading, the tech-intensive Nasdaq is 1.5% lower, and losses in the S&P […] More