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How far will long-term rates of interest soar?[Economic Column]| NHK

Japan’s long-term rates of interest proceed to rise steadily. How excessive will it rise? In late July, after the Bank of Japan made YCC (Yield Curve Control), the operation of long- and short-term rates of interest extra versatile, long-term rates of interest, which had been suppressed till now, started to maneuver towards new ranges. On August 23, it hit 0.675% for the primary time in 9 years and 7 months. Long-term rates of interest that additionally have an effect on mortgage charges and company mortgage charges. What is the state of affairs drawn up by the Bank of Japan going ahead?
(Economics Department reporter Kentaro Makata)