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Bank of Japan Accounts (August 10)

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August 14, 2019 Bank of Japan Assets (thousand yen) Gold 441,253,409 Cash1 234,360,002 Japanese government securities 482,140,152,652 Commercial paper2 2,369,982,930 Corporate bonds3 3,144,212,707 Pecuniary trusts (stocks held as trust property)4 819,880,654 Pecuniary trusts (index-linked exchange-traded funds held as trust property)5 26,665,294,710 Pecuniary trusts (Japan real estate investment trusts held as trust property)6 527,147,376 Loans (excluding those to the Deposit Insurance Corporation) 46,897,727,000 Foreign currency assets7 6,750,747,092 Deposits with agents8 255,366,369 Others 749,559,925 Total 570,995,684,830 Liabilities and Net Assets (thousand yen) Banknotes 107,553,668,272 Current deposits

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August 14, 2019 Bank of Japan

Assets (thousand yen)
Gold 441,253,409
Cash1 234,360,002
Japanese government securities 482,140,152,652
Commercial paper2 2,369,982,930
Corporate bonds3 3,144,212,707
Pecuniary trusts (stocks held as trust property)4 819,880,654
Pecuniary trusts (index-linked exchange-traded funds held as trust property)5 26,665,294,710
Pecuniary trusts (Japan real estate investment trusts held as trust property)6 527,147,376
Loans (excluding those to the Deposit Insurance Corporation) 46,897,727,000
Foreign currency assets7 6,750,747,092
Deposits with agents8 255,366,369
Others 749,559,925
Total 570,995,684,830
Liabilities and Net Assets (thousand yen)
Banknotes 107,553,668,272
Current deposits 396,101,328,503
Other deposits9 25,252,756,723
Deposits of the government 32,006,393,123
Payables under repurchase agreements 7,636,367
Others10 689,577,980
Provisions 6,132,203,037
Capital 100,000
Legal and special reserves 3,252,020,822
Total 570,995,684,830
Coins reserved for circulation. Comprises 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. Includes bonds issued by real estate investment corporations. Stocks purchased from financial institutions through a trust bank. Beneficiary interests in index-linked exchange-traded funds purchased through a trust bank. Investment equity issued by real estate investment corporations purchased through a trust bank. Foreign 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, such as (1) loans by U.S. dollar funds-supplying operations against pooled collateral and (2) 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. Deposits 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. Deposits held by foreign central banks and others. Includes 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.

(Annex Table 1)

Breakdown of Japanese government securities (thousand yen)
Japanese government bonds 471,675,726,724
Treasury discount bills 10,464,425,928

(Annex Table 2)

Loan Support ProgramThe 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* 8,755,482,608
Fund-Provisioning Measure to Stimulate Bank Lending 39,913,200,000
Total 48,668,682,608
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), 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 837,600,000
Bank of Japan
The Bank of Japan (BOJ) also known as Nippon Ginko, is the central bank of Japan. The Bank is often called Nichigin for short. It has its headquarters in Chuo, Tokyo.

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