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18 November 2014 Inflation Targeting in the Post-Crisis Era

Remarks Agathe Côté Calgary CFA Society Calgary, Alberta
Deputy Governor Agathe Côté discusses the inflation-targeting framework and issues the Bank is researching in the run-up to the renewal of the framework in 2016.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

13 November 2014 Money in a Digital World

Remarks Carolyn Wilkins Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo, Ontario
Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins discusses the benefits and risks of e-money - including cryptocurrencies - and the Bank of Canada’s role.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

13 November 2014 Bank of Canada Review - Autumn 2014

Bank of Canada Review - Autumn 2014
In this issue, Bank staff discuss recent developments in experimental macroeconomics, research results on price-level and unemployment thresholds in forward guidance, and the spillover effects of quantitative easing in advance economies. Articles also explore the competitiveness strategies of Canadian firms as well as their use of financial derivatives.

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CAD-USD Noon Rate

CAD-USD Noon Rate - Past 3 months

2014-11-20: 1 CAD = 0.8840 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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