On Monday, 20 April 2015, Stephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, will participate in a panel discussion at the Bloomberg Americas Monetary Summit.
15 April 2015 Release of the Monetary Policy ReportPress conference following the release of the Monetary Policy Report.
The Bank of Canada today announced that it is maintaining its target for the overnight rate at 3/4 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/2 per cent.
15 April 2015 Monetary Policy Report - April 2015Real GDP in Canada is expected to grow by 1.9 per cent in 2015 and 2.5 per cent in 2016 and by 2.0 per cent in 2017.
On Wednesday, 15 April 2015, 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.