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July 14, 2021

Interest Rate Announcement & Monetary Policy Report

10:00 (ET)
On eight scheduled dates each year, the Bank of Canada issues a press release announcing its decision for the overnight rate target, together with a short explanation of the factors influencing the decision. Four times a year, the Bank of Canada’s Governing Council presents the Bank’s base-case projection for inflation and growth in the Canadian economy, and its assessment of risks.

Content Type(s): Upcoming events
July 5, 2021

Release: Business Outlook Survey & Canadian Survey of Consumer Expectations

10:30 (ET)
The Business Outlook Survey is a summary of interviews conducted by the Bank's regional offices with business leaders from about 100 firms, selected in accordance with the composition of Canada's gross domestic product. The Canadian Survey of Consumer Expectations (CSCE) is 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.

Content Type(s): Upcoming events
June 28, 2021

Bank of Canada workshop on Monetary Policy Research

The Bank of Canada is organizing a two-day virtual workshop on June 28 and 29, 2021, to promote the discussion and dissemination of innovative research with relevance for monetary policy. The organizing committee invites submissions by April 15, 2021.
Content Type(s): Conferences

Bank Runs, Bank Competition and Opacity

Staff Working Paper 2021-30 Toni Ahnert, David Martinez-Miera
How is the stability of the financial sector affected by competition in the deposit market and by decisions banks make about transparency? We find that policies that aim to increase bank competition lead to higher bank deposit rates, increasing both withdrawal incentives and instability.