Publications

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Annual Reports and Quarterly Financial Reports

The Bank of Canada’s Annual Report, including audited financial statements, and the Bank of Canada's Quarterly Financial Reports.

The Economy, Plain and Simple

Explaining economic issues that matter to you.

Monetary Policy Report

A quarterly report of the Bank of Canada’s Governing Council, presenting the Bank’s base-case projection for inflation and growth in the Canadian economy, and its assessment of risks.

Business Outlook Survey

A quarterly summary of interviews conducted by the Bank's regional offices with the senior management of about 100 firms.

Canadian Survey of Consumer Expectations

A quarterly survey aimed at measuring household views of inflation, the labour market and household finances as well as topical issues of interest to the Bank of Canada.

Senior Loan Officer Survey

A quarterly survey of business-lending practices of major Canadian financial institutions.

Financial System Review

A detailed review of developments in the financial system and an analysis of policy directions in the financial sector. Published twice a year.

Financial System Survey

Presents the key results from the Bank of Canada Financial System Survey.

Financial System Research Centre

The FSRC promotes financial system research in Canada to inform policy and improve the economic and financial well-being of Canadians.


Historical publications

Bank of Canada Review

A semi-annual publication featuring articles related to the Canadian economy and to central banking.

Books and Monographs

Diverse publications related to the Bank and its activities.

Summary of Government of Canada Direct Securities and Loans

Published annually by the Bank of Canada from 2000 to 2018.


Glossaries

Financial System Lexicon

An aid created to promote consistent usage.

Glossary

Definitions of terms from various fields, including economics, finance and currency.