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Bank of Japan Accounts (March 31, 2014)

April 7, 2014
Bank of Japan

Assets(thousand yen)
Gold 441,253,409
Cash 3 289,848,532
Japanese government securities 198,337,031,240
Commercial pape 4 1,874,901,616
Corporate bonds 5 3,204,134,652
Pecuniary trusts (stocks held as trust property)6 1,355,485,352
Pecuniary trusts (index-linked exchange-traded funds held as trust property) 7 2,851,175,926
Pecuniary trusts (Japan real estate investment trusts held as trust property) 8 147,030,239
Loans (excluding those to the Deposit Insurance Corporation) 26,313,833,000
Foreign currency assets 9 5,378,832,275
Deposits with agents 10 25,384,176
Others 565,226,397
Total 240,784,136,817
Liabilities and Net Assets(thousand yen)
Banknotes 86,630,810,178
Current deposits 128,667,873,654
Other deposits 11 3,679,846,544
Deposits of the government 1,677,803,694
Payables under repurchase agreements 13,375,580,245
Others 12 471,403,685
Provisions 3,539,280,396
Capital 100,000
Legal and special reserves 2,741,438,419
Total 240,784,136,817
  1. The Bank's total assets outstanding at the end of March 2014 is 240.8 trillion yen, with an approximate increase of 76.0 trillion yen from the corresponding balance of 164.8 trillion yen at the end of March 2013 (the rate of increase is 46.1%).
  2. Main reasons for year-on-year changes in major items:
Table: Main reasons for year-on-year changes in major items
Assets Year-on-Year Differences (Rate of Changes)
Japanese government securities +73.0 trillion yen (+58.2%)
Reflecting the increase in the Bank's outright purchases of JGBs and treasury discount bills.
Table: Main reasons for year-on-year changes in major items
Liabilities Year-on-Year Differences (Rate of Changes)
Current deposits +70.5 trillion yen (+121.4%)
Reflecting the increase in funds provision mainly through the Bank's outright purchases of JGBs.
  1. 3Coins reserved for circulation.
  2. 4Comprises the following types, in dematerialized or physical form: (1) commercial paper issued by domestic corporations; (2) commercial paper issued by foreign corporations with guarantees (dematerialized only); (3) asset-backed commercial paper; and (4) commercial paper issued by real estate investment corporations.
  3. 5Includes bonds issued by real estate investment corporations.
  4. 6Stocks purchased from financial institutions through a trust bank.
  5. 7Beneficiary interests in index-linked exchange-traded funds purchased through a trust bank.
  6. 8Investment equity issued by real estate investment corporations purchased through a trust bank.
  7. 9Foreign currency deposits held at foreign central banks and the Bank for International Settlements, securities issued by foreign governments, foreign currency mutual funds, and foreign currency loans (loans by U.S. dollar funds-supplying operations against pooled collateral and loans pursuant to the special rules for the U.S. dollar lending arrangement to enhance the fund-provisioning measure to support strengthening the foundations for economic growth conducted through the loan support program).
  8. 10Deposits held at agents that conduct operations relating to treasury funds and Japanese government securities on behalf of the Bank of Japan. These deposits are reserved for such operations.
  9. 11Deposits held by foreign central banks and others.
  10. 12Includes miscellaneous liabilities and current income (net accumulated profits). For reports from April to around mid-May, net income for the previous fiscal year before appropriation is also included.
  11. 13End-of-term figures as of March 31 and September 30 are preliminary, and the final figures are released in May and November in the Bank's financial statements.

(Annex Table 1)

Breakdown of Japanese government securities(thousand yen)
Japanese government bonds 154,153,636,984
Treasury discount bills 44,183,394,256

(Annex Table 2)

Loan Support Program
The table below represents the loan amounts outstanding under the Bank's Loan Support Program.
(thousand yen)
Fund-Provisioning Measure to Support Strengthening the Foundations for Economic Growth* 4,116,791,350
Fund-Provisioning Measure to Stimulate Bank Lending 8,549,600,000
Total 12,666,391,350
  • Comprises the loans pursuant to the following: (1) main rules, (2) special rules for equity investments and asset-based lending, (3) special rules for small-lot investments and loans, and (4) special rules for the U.S. dollar lending arrangement. The figures for the loans pursuant to the first three of those are included in "Loans" as Assets. The figure for loans pursuant to the special rules for the U.S. dollar lending arrangement is included in "Foreign currency assets" as Assets.

(Annex Table 3)

Annex Table 3(thousand yen)
Loans by Funds-Supplying Operations against Pooled Collateral (including funds provided under the fixed-rate method) and Funds-Supplying Operation to Support Financial Institutions in Disaster Areas 14,530,400,000