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BOJ Sept minutes: one member called for more risk-asset buying

TOKYO, Oct 11 (Reuters) - One Bank of Japan policymaker saidthe central bank should consider increasing purchases not justof government bonds but also of risk assets to boost the effectof its monetary expansion, minutes of the BOJ's policy meetingin September showed on Thursday.

At the September meeting, the BOJ decided unanimously toease monetary policy by increasing its asset buying programmewith the increase to be only for government bonds and treasurydiscount bills, not risk assets.

(Reporting by Leika Kihara; Editing by Chris Gallagher)

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Keywords: JAPAN ECONOMY/BOJ MINUTES

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