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24 May 2017 Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1/2 per cent

The Bank of Canada 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.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases

11 May 2017 Bank of Canada Review - Spring 2017

Bank of Canada Review - Spring 2017
Some suggest the global economy is facing a fourth industrial revolution. Bank researchers discuss the possible implications of digitalization on the economy. This issue also shares insights on the effectiveness of some unconventional monetary policies in a small open economy, how Government of Canada bonds are used throughout their life cycle, as well as how the Big Six Canadian banks choose their funding strategies and why. The final article examines the slow growth in business investment.

10 May 2017 Bank of Canada to participate in Doors Open Ottawa

The Bank of Canada is pleased to announce its participation in Doors Open Ottawa 2017.
Content Type(s): Press, Announcements

4 May 2017 Canada and Mexico both set to capitalize on current opportunities, Bank of Canada Governor Poloz says

Canada and Mexico share economic traits that leave both well placed to face global challenges and capitalize on opportunities, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz said today.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases

4 May 2017 Canada and Mexico: Common Issues in Uncommon Times

Remarks Stephen S. Poloz CanCham México and Club de Industriales Mexico City, Mexico
Governor Stephen S. Poloz discusses how shared economic traits leave Canada and Mexico well placed to face global challenges.
Content Type(s): Press, Speeches

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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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