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Bond Market Survey

Basic Information

Compilation section:
Market Infrastructure Division, Financial Markets Department
Eligible institutions for the Bank of Japan's outright purchases and sales of JGBs (voluntary basis)
Frequency of compilation:
Quarterly (survey will be conducted in February, May, August and November.)
Survey items:
Functioning of the bond market, outlook of long-term interest rates
Timing of release:
The results will be released, in principle, on the first business day in the following month of the survey
Method of release:
The Bank of Japan's web site


Table : Releases
Date Title
Mar.  1, 2017 Survey on February 2017 [PDF 76KB]
Dec.  1, 2016 Survey on November 2016 [PDF 116KB]
Sep.  1, 2016 Survey on August 2016 [PDF 77KB]
Jun.  1, 2016 Survey on May 2016 [PDF 89KB]
Mar.  1, 2016 Survey on February 2016 [PDF 89KB]
Dec.  9, 2015 Survey on November 2015 [PDF 94KB]
Sep.  7, 2015 Survey on August 2015 [PDF 89KB]
Jun. 10, 2015 Survey on May 2015 [PDF 94KB]
Mar.  9, 2015 Survey on February 2015 [PDF 117KB]

Liquidity Indicators in the JGB Markets

Table : Liquidity Indicators in the JGB Markets
Date Title
Mar. 17, 2017 Liquidity Indicators in the JGB Markets (February) [PDF 376KB]

Bond Market Group

Table : Bond Market Group
Date Title
Dec. 21, 2016 Minutes of the Fourth Round of the Meetings (December 6-7, 2016) [PDF 79KB]
Nov.  7, 2016 Holding the Fourth Round of the "Bond Market Group" Meetings [PDF 10KB]
Jun. 17, 2016 Minutes of the Third Round of the Meetings (June 6-7, 2016) [PDF 60KB]
May   9, 2016 Holding the Third Round of the "Bond Market Group" Meetings [PDF 8KB]
Dec. 21, 2015 Minutes of the Second Round of the Meetings (December 10-11, 2015) [PDF 97KB]
Nov. 13, 2015 Holding the Second Round of the "Bond Market Group" Meetings [PDF 12KB]
Jun. 22, 2015 Minutes for the June 11-12, 2015 Meetings [PDF 53KB]
May  15, 2015 Holding the "Bond Market Group" Meeting [PDF 11KB]
Jan. 28, 2015 Expanding Forums for Dialogue with Market Participants [PDF 25KB]

Notices of Changes and Corrections

Notices of Changes

Dec.  9, 2015
Change in the Timing of Release of the "Bond Market Survey" 
Aug. 18, 2015
Release of Liquidity Indicators in the JGB Markets 
Jan. 14, 2015
Launch of the "Bond Market Survey" 

Notices of Corrections

Jun.  1, 2016
Correction to data in "Bond Market Survey (Survey on February 2016)"