September 6, 2018 An Update on Canada’s Economic ResilienceSenior Deputy Governor Wilkins discusses economic developments since the July Monetary Policy Report and Governing Council’s deliberations leading to yesterday’s policy rate decision.
September 5, 2018 Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 ½ per centThe Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ½ per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 ¾ per cent and the deposit rate is 1 ¼ per cent.
September 5, 2018 Bank of Canada Interest Rate AnnouncementOn Wednesday, September 5, 2018, the Bank of Canada will announce its decision on the target for the overnight rate. A press release will provide a brief explanation of the decision.
On Saturday, August 25, 2018, Stephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, will participate in a panel discussion at the 2018 Jackson Hole Symposium hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.
August 25, 2018 The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Central BankingGovernor Poloz talks about the economic benefits expected from disruptive digital technologies and the implications for monetary policy.
August 21, 2018 Summary of Comments – Government of Canada Debt Distribution Framework Review ConsultationsA Summary of Comments received from the March 2018 Government of Canada Debt Distribution Framework Review Consultations is being published on the Bank of Canada’s website
August 20, 2018 Panel participation by Carolyn A. Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of CanadaOn Monday, August 20, 2018, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins will participate in a panel discussion at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the Central Bank Research Association, hosted by the International Monetary Fund and the Research Center SAFE (Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe) at Goethe University Frankfurt.
The Bank of Canada congratulates the Integrated Counterfeit Enforcement Team from British Columbia’s Federal Serious and Organized Crime branch, E Division—Financial Integrity. They are the winners of the 2018 Law Enforcement Award of Excellence for Counterfeit Deterrence.