Imagine yourself playing a central role in the economic well-being of all Canadians. Imagine yourself at the Bank of Canada.
Banks and federally chartered trust and loan companies are required to transfer to the Bank of Canada all unclaimed bank balances maintained in Canada in Canadian currency that have been inactive for a period of 10 years.
Canadian real GDP growth is projected to average around 2 ¼ per cent during 2014-2016.
Our currency has come a long way. And it’s going even further. The new polymer notes look and feel quite different, but they’re a good change for Canadians. They are highly secure, durable and innovative.
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Understanding and monitoring e-money products is an important part of the Bank of Canada’s research agenda.
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Release of the Monetary Policy Report – (Videocast) Press conference by Governor Stephen S. Poloz and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins. (11:15 (ET) approx.).
Bank of Canada exchange rates are nominal quotations — not buying or selling rates — and are intended for statistical or analytical purposes.
The Bank carefully monitors changes in credit conditions, the money supply, financial system liquidity, as well as in other credit-market indicators.
As the nation's central bank, the Bank of Canada has four main areas of responsibility:
Monetary policy affects all Canadians. To conduct monetary policy, the Bank’s Governing Council assesses diverse relevant information and comprehensive analysis and then applies its judgment.
The Reports section of the Financial System Review examines selected issues of relevance to the Canadian and global financial systems.