Sources of Changes in Current Account Balances at the Bank of Japan and Market Operations1 for May. 15 (Tue)

Bank of Japan
Financial Markets Department

Three tables are released every business day: "Projections" for the following business day, "Provisional results" for the business day concerned and "Final results" for the previous business day. Update times of the data are available here.

(100 million yen)

(Minus: net issuance)
1,300 1,300 1,300

Treasury funds and others
(Minus: net receipt of funds)
-13,200 -12,900 -12,900

Surplus/Shortage of funds
(Minus: shortage)
-11,900 -11,600 -11,600

BOJ Loans and Market Operations

Outright purchases of JGBs 10,400 10,400 10,400
Outright purchases of T-Bills 12,500 12,500 12,500
Outright sales of T-Bills
Purchases of JGSs under repurchase agreements
Sales of JGSs under repurchase agreements
Funds-supplying operations against pooled collateral (at Head office)
Funds-supplying operations against pooled collateral (at All offices)
Purchases of CP under repurchase agreements
Outright sales of bills drawn by BOJ
Outright purchases of CP -700 -700 -700
Outright purchases of Corporate Bonds
Outright purchases of ETFs
Outright purchases of J-REITs
Funds-supplying operation to support financial institutions in disaster areas,etc6
Securities lending as a secondary source of JGSs -2,100 -2,100
Securities lending to provide JGSs as collateral for the U.S. dollar funds-supplying operations
Subtotal (excluding the Loan Support Program) +22,200 +20,100 +20,100
Fund-provisioning measure to support strengthening the foundations for economic growth
Fund-provisioning measure to stimulate bank lending
Subtotal (Loan Support Program) +0 +0 +0
Total +22,200 +20,100 +20,100

Net change in current account balances5 +10,300 +8,500 +8,500

Current account balances3,5
(amount outstanding)
3,840,500 3,838,700
Reserve balances held by institutions subject to reserve requirements 3,381,700 3,381,700
Held by institutions that have satisfied reserve requirements for the current period 3,381,700 3,381,700
Excess reserves 3,381,600 3,381,600
Current account balances held by institutions NOT subject to reserve requirements 457,000 457,000

Monetary base 4,922,700

Required reserves for the current maintenance period
(Apr.16-May.15, cumulative total)4
Required reserves for the current maintenance period
(Apr.16-May.15, daily average)4


  1. Figures are rounded off to 10 billion yen.
  2. "Loans" in this chart means the loans under Complementary Lending Facility.
  3. The total current account balances held with the BOJ by financial institutions.Reserve balances are included in this.
  4. The figure for required reserves is usually revised twice: on the last business day of the month and on the 7th of the following month (or the preceding business day when the 7th falls on a bank holiday).
  5. Projections of market operations are the amounts offered prior to the compilation of this report.Projections of net change in current account balances are made without considering the execution of loans under Complementary Lending Facility on the same day.
  6. These figures are the sum of "Funds-supplying operation to support financial institutions in disaster areas" and "Funds-supplying operation to support financial institutions in disaster areas of the 2016 Kumamoto Earthquake."
  7. Inquiries: Market Operations Division,Financial Markets Department +81-3-3277-1362