24 October 2016 Parliamentary appearance by the Governor and Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of CanadaOn Monday, 24 October 2016, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Stephen S. Poloz, will appear before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance. He will be accompanied by Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins.
23 October 2016 The West Block, Global NewsStephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada
Interview on The West Block, Global News
Program begins at 11:00 (Eastern Time)
19 October 2016 Parliamentary Appearance by the Governor and the Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of CanadaOn Wednesday, 19 October 2016, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Stephen S. Poloz, will appear before the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce. He will be accompanied by Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins.
19 October 2016 Monetary Policy Report Press Conference Opening StatementGovernor Stephen S. Poloz discusses key issues involved in the Governing Council’s deliberations about the policy rate decision and the MPR.
Release of the Monetary Policy Report - Press conference by Governor Stephen S. Poloz and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins. (11:15 (ET) approx.).
19 October 2016 Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1/2 per centThe Bank of Canada today announced that it 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.
On Wednesday, 19 October 2016, the Bank of Canada will announce its decision on the target for the overnight rate. A press release will provide a brief explanation of the decision. The Bank will also publish its quarterly Monetary Policy Report (MPR) at the same time as the rate decision.
On behalf of the Minister of Finance, the Department of Finance and Bank of Canada are releasing today the Standard Terms for Auctions of Government of Canada Ultra Long-Bonds (UL Terms), as well as an overview of the UL Terms. The documents outline the operational framework for potential future issuance of ultra-long bonds via a modified auction format.
On Friday, 7 October 2016, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins will participate in a panel discussion at the Institute of International Finance (IIF) Annual Membership Meeting.