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20 June 2017 Governor Poloz unveils new Bank of Canada Museum ahead of public opening on July 1, 2017

Governor Stephen S. Poloz today welcomed special guests from the government, business and the tourism sectors for a preview of the Bank of Canada Museum, which is opening soon.
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12 June 2017 Canadian economy showing encouraging signs, says Senior Deputy Governor Wilkins

With the adjustment to lower oil prices largely behind us, there are encouraging signs that growth is broadening across regions and sectors, Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins told the Associates of the Asper School of Business in a speech today.
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8 June 2017 Household vulnerabilities have moved higher, but the financial system remains resilient

Household indebtedness and housing market imbalances—the most important vulnerabilities for the Canadian financial system—have moved higher over the past six months, the Bank of Canada said today in its Financial System Review (FSR).
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1 June 2017 Bank of Canada issues commemorative $10 bank note to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation

The Bank of Canada today began circulating the $10 commemorative bank note that celebrates the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Canadians can now obtain this special note at financial institutions. Only 40 million notes are being issued—roughly one for every Canadian.
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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.
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