August 27, 2020 Governor Tiff Macklem talks about the need for the Bank to be clear, relatable and understandable when it communicates with the public.
August 25, 2020 The Bank of Canada has taken many actions to support Canadians since the COVID-19 pandemic struck. These include large-scale asset purchases—buying a substantial amount of government bonds and other financial assets. Our purchases serve two purposes. They help key financial markets work properly, and they can help increase spending in the economy. This leads to more employment and stronger economic growth.