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November 19, 2018 New vertical $10 bank note featuring iconic Canadian Viola Desmond now in circulation

The Bank of Canada today issued the new vertical $10 bank note featuring the portrait of social justice icon Viola Desmond, during a ceremony at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) in Winnipeg.
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November 19, 2018 Launch of New $10 Note

Governor Poloz speaks at the launch of Canada’s new vertical $10 note.
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November 14, 2018 Bank of Canada launches digital hub for promoting a stable and efficient financial system

Today the Bank of Canada launched the Financial System Hub, a dedicated space on the Bank’s website for timely analysis and research on financial stability issues.
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November 5, 2018 Making sense of financial markets worth the effort, Governor Poloz says

It can be a challenge for central banks to reconcile their views of the economy with signals from financial markets, but the effort is worthwhile, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz says in a speech today.
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November 5, 2018 Making Sense of Markets

Remarks Stephen S. Poloz Canada–UK Chamber of Commerce London, United Kingdom
Governor Poloz discusses how the Bank uses financial market information in its monetary policy.

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Eight times a year, the Bank announces its decision on the setting of its key policy interest rate.


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