Bank of Canada Interest Rate

Bank Of Canada Rate Cut Risks 'Consumer Shock,' Economists Warn

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Business

Neither a rate cut nor a rate hike are likely to give the BoC the results it's looking for.

Bank Of Canada Interest Rate: Will It Get Cut Again?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.23.2015 | Canada Business

Recent data shows the Canadian economy is falling short of expectations.

Bank Of Canada: We'll Push Interest Rates Below Zero If Needed

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.08.2015 | Canada Business

The new "bottom" for interest rates is minus-0.5 per cent, Poloz says.

U.S., Canada Will Go Separate Ways On Interest Rates: BoC

CP/HuffPost Canada | Posted 12.02.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada says its trend-setting interest rate will remain unchanged because the economy is adjusting as expected to the bite of l...

Bank Of Canada Key Interest Rate Unchanged At 0.5 Per Cent

CP | Andy Blatchford | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada Business

The bank's next rate announcement is scheduled for Dec. 2.

Canadian Banks Partially Lower Prime Rate

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.16.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The move by the Bank of Canada to cut its key interest rate will help consumers out a little, but experts say with rates already near record ...

Insanity? Cheaper Loans On Offer 12 Minutes After BoC Rate Cut

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.15.2015 | Canada Business

Get ready for Canada’s borrowing frenzy to get even more frenzied, thanks to the Bank of Canada’s interest rate cut — a move even some realtors ...

Canadians Plan To Resist Borrowing If Rates Lowered: Poll

CP | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — A new poll suggests policy-makers should have little fear of Canadians taking on more debt if the Bank of Canada moves to lower interest r...

Tories Aim To Boost Economy With Cheques, Spending

CP | Bruce Cheadle | Posted 07.12.2015 | Canada Politics

"If an interest rate of three quarters is not doing the trick, why would we believe an interest rate at a half would make any difference?"

Suddenly, Another Interest Rate Cut Is Back In The Cards

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Business

Cut could come as soon as July 15 CIBC: 'Indebted households don’t need even lower borrowing costs' Poloz: Soaring household debt a necess...

Bank Of Canada Holds The Line On Interest Rates

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is keeping its trendsetting interest rate locked at 0.75 per cent even as recent weakness in the United States raises ques...

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

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.28.2015 | 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 06.15.2015 | 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 05.26.2015 | 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'...