The BOJ has a policy meeting July 27-28. In related news, Kyodo reported that vice finance minister for international affairs Kanda said foreign exchange moves are being watched closely and that all options are available if there is excessive volatility in the yen. That view has helped the yen rebound some against the dollar after Friday’s big selloff. USD/JPY -0.4% to 141.15.
Japan’s preliminary July au Jibun Bank Japan Manufacturing PMI 49.4 (expected 49.8; last 49.8); Preliminary July au Jibun Bank of Japan Services PMI 53.9 (last 54.0)