Japan April M3 money supply up 2.2 pct yr/yr – BOJ

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TOKYO, May 13 (BestGrowthStock) – Japan’s M3 money supply rose 2.2
percent in April from a year earlier, the Bank of Japan said on
Thursday. [JPBOJM=ECI]

Following is a breakdown of daily average figures for money
supply (preliminary, with percentage changes; some previous
figures may be revised, economists’ median forecasts in
parentheses):
Year-on-year APRIL MARCH FEB APRIL YEAR AGO
M2 +2.9 (+2.5) +2.7* +2.7 +2.7
M3 +2.2 (+1.9) +2.0 +2.0 +1.7
Broadest liquidity +1.6 (+1.0) +0.9* +0.9* -0.1

* denotes a revised figure.

To view the full tables, go to
http://www.boj.or.jp/en/type/stat/boj_stat/ms/ms1004.pdf

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(Reporting by Hideyuki Sano)

Japan April M3 money supply up 2.2 pct yr/yr – BOJ