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BOJ Reports & Research Papers

The latest releases of reports and research papers.

Financial System Report

The Financial System Report is published biannually with two objectives: to present a comprehensive analysis and assessment of the stability of Japan's financial system, and to facilitate communication with concerned parties in order to contribute to securing the stability.

Date Title
Apr. 22, 2016Financial System Report (April 2016) 

Financial Markets Report

The Financial Markets Report is published biannually to review comprehensively financial market developments in Japan and abroad and to summarize issues on functions of financial markets and progress in the Bank's initiatives.

Date Title
Feb. 28, 2011Financial Markets Report -- Developments in the Second Half of 2010 -- 

Payment and Settlement Systems Report

The Payment and Settlement Systems Report provides information pertaining to recent developments in financial market infrastructure. It also covers progress and challenges for improving safety and efficiency of payment and settlement systems, as well as mid- and long-term vision for those systems in Japan.

Date Title
Jun. 24, 2016Payment and Settlement Systems Report (March 2016) 

Regional Economic Report

The Regional Economic Report consists of an analysis of regional economic and financial conditions in Japan and of ad hoc topics to be addressed, both of which incorporate anecdotal information gathered by all regional research divisions, mainly at the Bank's branches in Japan. The report is published quarterly immediately after the Bank's branch managers' meetings.

Date Summary
Jul.  7, 2016July 2016  [PDF 149KB]

Research Papers

Research papers published by the Bank besides the above four reports.

Date Title Full Text
Sep. 23, 2016Revision of the Sample Design of the Tankan Using the Economic Census of Japan  [PDF 378KB]
Aug. 15, 2016Japan's Balance of Payments Statistics for 2015 and International Investment Position at Year-End 2015  [PDF 556KB]
Aug.  1, 2016Money Market Operations in Fiscal 2015  [PDF 687KB]
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