January 14, 1997 In 1996 inflation remained within the Bank’s target range but was subject to downward pressure. The low rate of inflation contributed to a major easing in monetary conditions, and interest rates reached their lowest level in 30 years.
January 11, 1997
P.N. Breton, Canadian numismatist
The book, pamphlet, and advertising piece shown are part of the National Currency Collection, Bank of Canada.
Photography by James Zagon.