Bank of Canada Interest Rate

Poloz Says He's Not Trying To 'Frighten' Canadians

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The governor of the Bank of Canada says he didn't mean to surprise markets in recent months with his stunning interest-rate cut, his startlin...

BoC Pegs Economic Growth At Zero

CP National News | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada says it expects the oil-price shock likely "stalled" the country's economy to the point it had zero growth during the firs...

Canada's Key Lending Rate Headed To 0%, Ex-BoC Adviser Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada Business

Borrowing costs in Canada are already rock bottom, but those eyeing a mortgage or car loan may want to wait a little while, because Canada's interest ...

Poloz Defends Surprise Rate Cut

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Stephen Poloz stood on an international stage Thursday and defended his surprise January decision to cut the Bank of Canada's key interest ra...

Oil's Collapse Will Be Felt In The First Half Of This Year, BoC Says

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2015 | Canada Business

BoC says impact of falling oil prices will be felt in first half of this year Some economists see another rate cut in April OTTAWA -- The ...

..And Here Comes The Latest Mortgage Rate War

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.26.2015 | Canada Business

In the days after the Bank of Canada surprised everybody with a cut to the key lending rate last week, everyone was wondering whether mortgage rates w...

The Markets Love It: Stocks Soar On Surprise Interest Rate Cut

CP | Posted 01.21.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market was sharply higher Wednesday amid a surprise rate cut by the Bank of Canada and increased confidence about what t...

INTEREST RATE CUT

CP | Posted 01.21.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- The looming economic threat of sliding oil prices is forcing the Bank of Canada to unexpectedly cut its trend-setting rate to three quarters...

Bank Of Canada To Release Report On Impact Of Oil's Collapse

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada will release its latest monetary policy report this morning — a document expected to explore the economic damage inflict...

An Interest Rate Hike In Canada? Forget It, Morgan Stanley Says

CBC | Posted 03.18.2015 | Canada Business

A major U.S. investment bank says there's little chance that the Bank of Canada hikes interest rates in the next two or three years, and says the...

Um, About Those Interest Rate Hikes..

CBC | Posted 03.09.2015 | Canada Business

Analysts have predicted this will be the year that the Bank of Canada raises its benchmark interest rate. And it could very well be the year it does. ...

Sliding Oil Prices, Household Debt Top Bank Of Canada's Worries

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz is keeping the trend-setting interest rate at one per cent, even as Canada's recent economic performanc...

We Still Needs Economic Stimulus: BoC

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canada's struggling economy still needs the extra boost of monetary stimulus to help keep the recovery on track, says Bank of Canada senior ...

Recovery Not Yet Good Enough To Really Create Jobs: BoC

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada held its trend-setting interest rate at one per cent on Wednesday as it said there needs to be continued growth in Canada'...

Bank Of Canada Hints At Major Change On Interest Rate Policy

The Huffington Post Canada | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.17.2014 | Canada Business

Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says low interest rates may become the “new normal” as Canadians have taken on so much debt that any rate sp...

Bank Of Canada: Economy Not Doing As Well As Expected

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says the economy is still not strong enough to stand on its own and will likely need the boost from sup...

BoC Fears 'Downside Risks'

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is keeping its trend-setting interest rate at one per cent, saying economic conditions had worsened somewhat in the past f...

Uh Oh: BoC Lowers Forecast

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says he has not ruled out a future cut to interest rates despite evidence disinflationary pressures app...

Bank Of Canada Worried About Ukraine

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Bank of Canada is keeping its low-interest rate policy in place for a while longer, signalling Wednesday that it remains to be convinced the ...

Loonie Dives On Bank Of Canada Announcement

CP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

UPDATE: The Canadian dollar pulled back nearly a full cent after the Bank of Canada's decision to keep its key interest rate steady while lowering its...

Get Ready For Rising Interest Rates

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz has cited "underperforming" inflation and a slow rebound in exports among his major concerns for the e...

Economy Weaker Than It Appears: BoC

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada says it sees some encouraging signs in the Canadian and global economies, but warned inflation remains too low to justify ...

Watch Out, Homeowners: Rate Hikes Coming, OECD Says

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada may need to start hiking its trendsetting interest rate within the next year and steadily push it to 2.25 per cent by the ...

BoC Issues Very Gloomy Forecast

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada has pointedly dropped its warning about the potential for higher interest rates, triggering a sell-off in Canadian dollars...

Good News About Interest Rates

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada won't pronounce on interests rates until later this month, but Scotiabank economists are jumping the gun in speculating Ca...