Bank of Japan October 6-7 Policy Survey

Thirty-three economists surveyed by Bloomberg News forecast the Bank of Japan will keep policy on hold at the meeting on Oct. 6-7.

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                                           Monetary    JGBs    ETFs  JREITs     Excess
Economist & Firm                          Base(Tln)   (Tln)   (Tln)   (Bln)    Reserve
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                                                -------Annual Target (JPY)-------
Current BOJ Target                            60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
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BofA Merrill Lynch: M. Kichikawa              60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Barclays Capital: K. Morita                   60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
BNP Paribas: R. Kono                          60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Capital Economics: M. Thieliant               60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Citigroup: K. Murashima                       60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Credit Agricole: K. Ogata                     60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Credit Suisse: H. Shirakawa                   60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Dai-ichi Life: H. Kumano                      60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
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                                           Monetary    JGBs    ETFs  JREITs     Excess
Economist & Firm                          Base(Tln)   (Tln)   (Tln)   (Bln)    Reserve
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Daiwa Research: M. Kumagai                    60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Daiwa Securities: M. Noguchi                  60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
HSBC Holdings: I. Devalier                    60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Japan Macro Adv: T. Okubo                     60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Japan Research: H. Yamada                     60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
JPMorgan Chase: M. Kanno                      60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Meiji Yasuda: Y. Kodama                       60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Mitsubishi UFJ Sec: N. Muguruma               60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Mitsubishi BCR: Y. Shimanaka                  60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
MURC: S. Kobayashi                            60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Mizuho Research: H. Takata                    60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Mizuho Securities: Y. Ueno                    60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
NLI Research: Y. Yajima                       60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Nomura Sec: N. Matsuzawa                      60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Norinchukin Res: T. Minami                    60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Okasan Securities: M. Suzuki                  60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
RBS Securities: J. Nishioka                   60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
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                                           Monetary    JGBs    ETFs  JREITs     Excess
Economist & Firm                          Base(Tln)   (Tln)   (Tln)   (Bln)    Reserve
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Shinshu Univ: A. Makabe                       60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
SMBC Friend: M. Iwashita                      60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
SMBC Nikko: C. Morita                         60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Societe Generale: T. Aida                     60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Sumitomo Mitsui: H. Muto                      60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Tokai Tokyo Sec: K. Sano                      60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
Totan Research: I. Kato                       60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
UBS Securities: D. Aoki                       60~70      50       1      30       0.1%
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