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24 November 2015 Promoting Canada’s economic and financial well-being

PowerPoint Presentation Lynn Patterson Department of Economics, University of Regina Regina, Saskatchewan
Deputy Governor Lynn Patterson discusses the Bank of Canada’s core functions and the global and Canadian economic outlook.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

23 November 2015 Process for selecting a Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada

Further to the 26 October 2015 announcement that Deputy Governor Agathe Côté will retire at the end of January 2016, the process to appoint her successor has been initiated. The Board of Directors has formed a selection committee to conduct the search and selection process, with the assistance of global executive recruiting firm Boyden.
Content Type(s): Announcements, Press

19 November 2015 Bank of Canada Review - Autumn 2015

Bank of Canada Review - Autumn 2015
In this issue, Bank researchers discuss the muted recovery from the 2007–09 financial crisis and possible causes. There are also discussions about the Bank’s new Canadian survey of household expectations, measuring both durable goods and housing prices in the CPI and how regulatory changes may affect monetary policy operating frameworks. In the final article, improvements to the management of Canada’s foreign exchange reserves are introduced.

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2015-11-30: 1 CAD = 0.7500 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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