March 31, 2021 Over the past two years, we spoke with thousands of Canadians about their views on the economy, inflation and what the Bank does. Here’s what they told us.
March 23, 2021 Deputy Governor Toni Gravelle talks about actions the Bank of Canada took to make sure financial markets could work smoothly during the COVID-19 pandemic. He also discusses the Bank’s plans to discontinue some programs.
March 23, 2021 Speech: CFA Society TorontoThe role of the Bank of Canada in responding to market-wide stress - Toni Gravelle, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, speaks by videoconference (13:15 (ET) approx.).
March 23, 2021 Deputy Governor Toni Gravelle discusses actions taken by the Bank of Canada to respond to market-wide stresses during the COVID-19 pandemic and the Bank’s role as lender of last resort in the financial system.
March 11, 2021 Restaurants Canada - Media Availability (Webcasts)Savings in the time of COVID-19, and the outlook for household spending - Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, takes questions from reporters by videoconference following his remarks (14:45 (ET) approx.).
March 11, 2021 Restaurants Canada - Speech (Webcasts)Savings in the time of COVID-19, and the outlook for household spending - Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, speaks by videoconference to Restaurants Canada (13:30 (ET) approx.).
March 11, 2021 Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri talks about the Bank’s latest interest rate announcement and discusses how COVID-19 has affected savings and the outlook household spending.
March 11, 2021 Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri talks about how COVID-19 has affected household saving and spending patterns and discusses the Bank’s decision yesterday to leave the policy rate unchanged.
March 10, 2021
Bank of Canada will hold current level of policy rate until inflation objective is sustainably achieved, continues quantitative easingThe Bank of Canada today held its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower bound of ¼ percent, with the Bank Rate at ½ percent and the deposit rate at ¼ percent. The Bank is maintaining its extraordinary forward guidance, reinforced and supplemented by its quantitative easing (QE) program, which continues at its current pace of at least $4 billion per week.
February 17, 2021 The Bank of Canada is pleased to announce this year’s recipients of its scholarship awards for students with disabilities, Indigenous students and students who identify as a woman or as a member of a visible minority or racialized group, or person of colour.