9 October 2015 Senior Loan Officer Survey - Third-Quarter 2015The survey results suggest that business-lending conditions were largely unchanged during the third quarter of 2015.
9 October 2015 Business Outlook Survey - Autumn 2015The autumn Business Outlook Survey shows that firms’ expectations continue to diverge as they gradually adjust to an environment of weaker commodity prices and a lower Canadian dollar. The overall sales and investment outlook improved, owing in part to continued support from U.S. demand. However, business sentiment remains weak for firms directly and indirectly tied to the resource sector.
28 August 2015 Quarterly Financial Report - Second Quarter 2015Quarterly Financial Report - Second Quarter 2015 - For the period ended 30 June 2015
15 July 2015 Monetary Policy Report – July 2015Economic growth in Canada is projected to average just over 1 per cent in 2015 and about 2 1/2 per cent in 2016 and 2017.
6 July 2015 Business Outlook Survey - Summer 2015The summer Business Outlook Survey points to a diverging outlook across regions. While there are some encouraging signs, owing in part to strengthening U.S. demand, weak oil prices continue to significantly dampen economic perspectives in affected sectors and regions.
U.S. retail food price increases in recent years may seem large in nominal terms, but after adjusting for inflation have been quite modest even after the change in U.S. biofuel policies in 2006. In contrast, increases in the real prices of corn, soybeans, wheat and rice received by U.S. farmers have been more substantial and can be linked in part to increases in the real price of oil.