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8 December 2016 Viola Desmond chosen as the Bank NOTE-able woman to be featured on new $10 bank note

Governor Stephen S. Poloz, Minister of Finance Bill Morneau and Minister of Status of Women Patty Hajdu today announced that Viola Desmond will be featured on a new $10 bank note, expected in late 2018.
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8 December 2016 Engaging Canadians: a #bankNOTEable process

Remarks Stephen S. Poloz Canadian Museum of History Gatineau, Quebec
Governor Poloz, with Ministers Morneau and Hadju, announces the #bankNOTEable woman.
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7 December 2016 Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1/2 per cent

The Bank of Canada today announced that it is maintaining its target for the overnight rate at 1/2 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 3/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/4 per cent.
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1 December 2016 Bank of Canada announces details of forthcoming changes to its published foreign exchange rate data

The Bank of Canada today announced a final list of the 26 foreign currency exchange rates that it will continue to publish after 1 March 2017.
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2016-12-09: 1 CAD = 0.7596 USD

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Schedule of Key Interest Rate Announcements and Monetary Policy Report

Eight times a year, the Bank announces its decision on the setting of its key policy interest rate.

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