January 17, 2018 Monetary Policy Report Press Conference Opening StatementSenior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins discusses key issues involved in the Governing Council’s deliberations about the policy rate decision and the MPR.
January 17, 2018 Bank of Canada increases overnight rate target to 1 1/4 per centThe Bank of Canada today increased its target for the overnight rate to 1 1/4 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 1/2 per cent and the deposit rate is 1 per cent.
January 17, 2018 Monetary Policy Report – January 2018Growth in the Canadian economy is projected to slow from 3 per cent in 2017 to 2.2 per cent this year and 1.6 per cent in 2019.
January 10, 2018 Bank of Canada announces 2017–18 scholarship recipientsThe Bank of Canada is pleased to announce this year’s recipients of its Scholarship and Work Placement Program for Indigenous students and students with disabilities.
January 8, 2018 Business Outlook Survey - Winter 2017–18Business sentiment in the winter Business Outlook Survey remains positive: the sales outlook is still healthy, despite some moderation. At the same time, capacity and labour pressures are becoming more apparent and are stimulating firms’ employment and investment plans.
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