Japan Oct monetary base up 6.4 pct year/year – BOJ

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TOKYO, Nov 2 (BestGrowthStock) – Japan’s monetary base rose 6.4
percent in October from a year earlier, Bank of Japan data showed
on Tuesday.

Current account deposits at the central bank grew 38.0
percent, after increasing 38.4 percent in September.

Details were as follows (percent, year-on-year, with final
column showing seasonally adjusted month-on-month change in
monetary base):

Monetary BOJ note Coins Current Bank Month-

base issuance in circ deposits resrvs on-month
Oct +6.4 +1.5 -0.5 +38.0 +37.0 +12.0
Sept +5.8 +1.0 -0.4 +38.4 +35.5 +2.8
Aug +5.4 +1.2 -0.3 +32.7 +29.6 -4.2
July +6.1 +1.0 -0.4 +39.8 +38.3 +35.2
June +3.6 +0.7 -0.3 +21.7 +15.3 -1.6
May +3.7 +0.6 -0.4 +22.9 +18.6 +12.4

Average outstanding monetary base:

Oct: 98.8248 trillion yen ($1,227 billion)

Sept: 97.7173 trillion yen

For the full tables, click on
http://www.boj.or.jp/en/type/stat/boj_stat/mb/base1010.htm
(Reporting by Kaori Kaneko; Editing by Chris Gallagher)

Japan Oct monetary base up 6.4 pct year/year – BOJ