February 24, 1998 The Bank of Canada today released a joint statement of the Government of Canada and the Bank of Canada on the extension of the inflation-control targets.
January 30, 1998 The Bank of Canada today raised its Bank Rate by ½ of one percentage point to 5 per cent.
December 12, 1997 The Bank of Canada today raised its Bank rate by ½ of one percentage point to 4 ½ per cent.
November 27, 1997 The Bank of Canada today released a report by Professor Duncan McDowall of Carleton University entitled Due Diligence: A report on the Bank of Canada's handling of foreign gold during World War II.
November 25, 1997 The Bank of Canada today raised the Bank Rate by 1/4 of one percentage point to 4 per cent. The Bank's operating band for the overnight rate was similarly adjusted.