Kuroda Seen Breaking Bank-Note Limit Buying JGBs

Kuroda Seen Breaking Bank-Note Limit Buying JGBs

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A man using his mobile phone walks past the Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo. The Bank of Japan buys JGBs through two channels: its asset-purchase program set up in October 2010 and outright purchase operations, also known as rinban.