Economy Measure Code Measure Currency Code Amount (Local) Amount (USD) Source Details
Australia 07 07 - Central bank financing government AUD 50,000,000,000 31,089,999,979
Australia 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown AUD
Australia 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities AUD 50,000,000,000 31,089,999,979 RBA. https://www.rba.gov.au/media-releases/2020/mr-20-13.html (accessed on 14 May 2020); RBA. https://www.rba.gov.au/covid-19/ (accessed 3 June 2020); RBA. https://www.rba.gov.au/media-releases/2020/mr-20-17.html (accessed 8 July 2020); RBA. https://www.rba.gov.au/media-releases/2020/mr-20-20.html (accessed 01 September 2020).

April, The RBA has announced yield targeting on 3-year government bonds at 0.25% through purchases of government bonds in the secondary market. On May 5, RBA has purchased AUD50 billion of Australia Government securities (AGS) and semis in the secondary market. May 5, June 2, July 7, and September 1 [update] the RBA announced that it will maintain the current policy setting.

Austria 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Austria 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Austria 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Belgium 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Belgium 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Belgium 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Canada 07 07 - Central bank financing government CAD 256,560,000,000 183,881,024,906
Canada 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown CAD
Canada 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities CAD 256,560,000,000 183,881,024,906 Bank of Canada. https://www.bankofcanada.ca/rates/banking-and-financial-statistics/bank-of-canada-assets-and-liabilities-weekly-formerly-b2/ (accessed 10 June 2020).

Government of Canada Bond Purchase Program (GBPP): Purchases will begin with a minimum of CAD5 billion per week across the yield curve. The program will be adjusted as conditions warrant but will continue until the economic recovery is well underway. As of September 2 ,T-bill holdings have increased by CAD81.933 billion, with the maximum increase since the end of February occurring on July 29 at CAD115.008 billion; goverrnment bond holdings have increased by CAD139.507 billion,with peak increase since the end of February on August 26 at CAD140.193 billion [update]; June 3, Bank of Canada began purchasing Government of Canada Real Return Bonds; as of August 19, the purchased amount is CAD1.359 billion, which is also the point of maximum increase since the purchases began. [update]

Denmark 07 07 - Central bank financing government DKK
Denmark 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown DKK
Denmark 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities DKK
Finland 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Finland 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Finland 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
France 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
France 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
France 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Germany 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Germany 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Germany 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Ireland 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Ireland 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Ireland 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Italy 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Italy 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Italy 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Japan 07 07 - Central bank financing government JPY
Japan 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown JPY
Japan 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities JPY IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 6 May 2020); BOJ. https://www.boj.or.jp/en/announcements/release_2020/k200427a.pdf (accessed 1 May 2020).

No amount/estimate: The BOJ will purchase a necessary amount of JGBs without setting an upper limit so that 10-year JGB yields will remain at around 0%.

Luxembourg 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Luxembourg 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Luxembourg 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
Netherlands 07 07 - Central bank financing government EUR
Netherlands 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown EUR
Netherlands 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities EUR
New Zealand 07 07 - Central bank financing government NZD 10,000,000,000 6,048,143,220
New Zealand 07A 07A - Direct lending & reserve drawdown NZD 10,000,000,000 6,048,143,220 IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 24 July 2020); RBNZ. https://www.rbnz.govt.nz/covid-19 (accessed 08 May 2020).

May, The RBNZ has doubled the overdraft on the crown settlement account to NZD10 billion for April–June to meet the government's short-term cash needs.

New Zealand 07B 07B - Secondary purchase: government securities NZD IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 24 July 2020); RBNZ. https://www.rbnz.govt.nz/news/2020/05/term-lending-facility-details-outlined-to-promote-business-lending (accessed on 12 May 2020); RBNZ. https://www.rbnz.govt.nz/covid-19 (accessed 08 May 2020); RBNZ. https://www.rbnz.govt.nz/news/2020/05/large-scale-asset-purchases-expanded (accessed 14 May 2020); RBNZ. https://www.rbnz.govt.nz/news/2020/08/further-easing-in-monetary-policy-delivered (accessed 13 August 2020).

April, The RBNZ has been implementing LSAP to purchase government bonds in the secondary market up to NZD30 billion across a range of maturities. On May 13, The Monetary Policy Committee has agreed to significantly expand the LSAP programme to NZD60 billion. On August 12, LSAP programme was expanded to NZD100 billion (See amount in Measure 10 notes: No breakdown).