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MNI BRIEF: BOJ To Offer 5-Year Liquidity Operation Tuesday

(MNI) Tokyo

The Bank of Japan said on Friday it will offer a five-year fund-providing operation under pooled collateral on Tuesday and the duration of loans will start on Wednesday and end Oct. 25, 2028.

The operation, the first since Oct. 4, is aimed at encouraging commercial banks to buy Japanese government bonds.

The 10-year JGB bonds traded at 0.845% on Friday, up from Thursday’s close of 0.840% for the highest level since July 2013.

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