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July 23, 2019

Bank of Canada publishes its 2020 schedule for policy interest rate announcements, the release of the Monetary Policy Report and other major publications

The Bank of Canada today published its 2020 schedule for policy interest rate announcements and the release of the quarterly Monetary Policy Report and reconfirmed the scheduled interest rate announcement dates for the remainder of this year.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases
July 16, 2019

Bank of Canada to become the administrator of key interest rate benchmark

The Bank of Canada today announced its intention to become the administrator of the Canadian Overnight Repo Rate Average (CORRA), a key interest rate benchmark for financial markets.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases
July 10, 2019

Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 ¾ percent

The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 ¾ percent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 2 percent and the deposit rate is 1 ½ percent.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases
June 27, 2019

Bank of Canada announces partnership to improve resilience in financial sector

The Bank’s cyber security strategy charts our course to reduce risk and promote resilience for the years 2019 to 2021.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases
May 31, 2019

Changes to legal tender status will take effect in 2021

In accordance with amendments to the Bank of Canada Act and the Currency Act approved by Parliament in 2018, the federal government recently decided to remove legal tender status from some older bank notes as of January 1, 2021.
Content Type(s): Press, Press Releases

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