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19 May 2015 The Way Home: Reading the Economic Signs

Remarks Stephen S. Poloz Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island
Governor Poloz discusses some key indicators the Bank is watching as the Canadian economy heads toward sustainable balanced growth.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

18 May 2015 Bank of Canada to issue a commemorative bank note marking the historic reign of Queen Elizabeth II

As announced by the Prime Minister’s Office, the Bank of Canada will contribute to the Government of Canada’s plans to commemorate the historic reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by issuing a commemorative bank note in 2015.
Content Type(s): Announcements, Press

14 May 2015 Fine-Tuning the Framework for the Bank’s Market Operations

Remarks Lynn Patterson CFA Society Vancouver Vancouver, British Columbia
Deputy Governor Lynn Patterson discusses proposed changes to the Bank’s financial market operations.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

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2015-05-22: 1 CAD = 0.8138 USD

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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