Exclusive interviews with leading policymakers that convey the true policy message that impacts markets.
Reporting on key macro data at the time of release.
Real-time insight on key fixed income and fx markets.
- Emerging MarketsEmerging Markets
Real-time insight of emerging markets in CEMEA, Asia and LatAm region
- Political RiskPolitical Risk
Intelligence on key political and geopolitical events around the world.
- About Us
Sign up now for free access to this content.
Please enter your details below and select your areas of interest.
The Bank of Japan sees 2021 core CPI pushed lower by around 0.5 to 1.0 percentage points on the back of April's reduced mobile phone charges, the full text of the BOJ's Outlook Report released on Wednesday showed, although policymakers noted the estimate "should be interpreted with some latitude." The BOJ also sees the risk of downward pressure on CPI from the base year change to 2020 from 2015, due in part to increased weighting for phone charges.The BOJ board's median forecast for inflation rate this fiscal year is +0.1%, revised down from +0.5% made in January.