BOJ Doubles Bond Purchases in 2% Inflation Bid

April 4 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Angie Lau reports that the BOJ will purchase $74 billion of bonds a month along with more risk assets as Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda attempts to reach a goal of two percent inflation in two years. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown."

Does the ECB Have to Act So Aggressively?
03:44 - David Owen, Jefferies chief European financial economist, discusses the outlook for ECB policy with Bloomberg's Alix Steel on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Source: Bloomberg)
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