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20 September 2016 Lower-for-longer interest rates require adjustments, Governor Poloz saysCanadians need to understand the forces that have led to a prolonged period of low interest rates and make adjustments, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz said.
20 September 2016 Living with Lower for LongerGovernor Stephen S. Poloz talks about the adjustments that savers and companies need to make in response to low interest rates, and economic policies that can help.
14 September 2016 Slow global growth poses risks for financial stability, says Senior Deputy Governor WilkinsThe decline in the global economy’s potential to grow, and the lower interest rates that come with it, pose risks for financial stability, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins said today. Those risks can be mitigated through deliberate efforts from the private sector and policy-makers.
14 September 2016 (S)low for Long and Financial StabilitySenior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins discusses the financial stability risks associated with slow growth and low interest rates, and explores strategies to mitigate them.
8 September 2016
Eight times a year, the Bank announces its decision on the setting of its key policy interest rate.