Japan Stock Futures Rise as Yen Weakens on BOJ; U.S Futures Gain

Japan Stock Futures Rise as Yen Weakens on BOJ; U.S Futures Gain

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Bank of Japan officials said April 4 the central bank will increase its monthly bond purchases to 7.5 trillion yen ($76 billion), exceeding the 5.2 trillion yen forecast by economists surveyed by Bloomberg.