Bank of Canada Interest Rates

There Is No Housing Bubble: Poloz

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada Business

VANCOUVER - The head of the Bank of Canada gently urged businesses to ease open the purse strings and start spending Wednesday as he said the economy ...

BoC Keeps Key Interest Rate At 1%

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada said Wednesday interest rates will need to stay at super-low levels longer — likely until 2014, say analysts — after ...

BoC: We're Going To Jack Up Interest Rates .. Eventually

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada's second in command is continuing to suggest that interest rates will rise over the medium term, even as economists say tu...

What Top Banker Sees For 2013

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is hinting it will need to keep interest rates at super-low levels for a while longer, saying stronger economic growth isn...

Don't Get Too Comfortable -- Higher Rates Are on the Way

Andrew Pyle | Posted 06.20.2012 | Canada
Andrew Pyle

While this week's Bank of Canada policy meeting may not have reinforced the "put down the credit card!" message, it did reinforce the guidance that interest rates are going to start heading higher regardless. There are two main caveats to the Bank's revised outlook.

BoC Signals Era Of Low Interest Rates Nearing An End

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A strong signal that Canadians could soon face higher borrowing costs was sent Tuesday as the Bank of Canada indicated it's getting ready to ...

Bank Of Canada Not Raising Interest Rates Just Yet

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.08.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is getting a little more optimistic about the domestic and global economies, although growth is far from strong enough for...

Before Buying a House, Do the Math

Andrew Pyle | Posted 03.24.2012 | Canada Business
Andrew Pyle

Indeed, if we look at the spread between term mortgage rates and comparable government bond yields, it has widened since last year. In other words, banks are less willing to pass along the borrowing cost savings to homeowners that they themselves are enjoying in the wholesale market.

Bank Of Canada Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Ottawa is prepared to once again intervene to discourage home buying if necessary, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty said Tuesday after the centr...

Bank Of Canada Cuts Growth Forecast

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.25.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Finance Minister Jim Flaherty is signalling he may no longer be fixated on balancing the budget in four years, after the Bank of Canada and a...

What Will Mark Carney's Prognosis Be For Canada's Economy?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.24.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is expected to continue setting the conditions for economic recovery today by passing again on interest rate hikes.Most ec...

Loonie Gets A Boost As BoC Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged

THE CANADIAN PRESS | Posted 09.18.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- TORONTO - The Canadian dollar advanced Tuesday as the Bank of Canada said it was keeping its key interest rate unchanged at one ...

Bank Of Canada Keeps Interest Rates Low

CP | Posted 07.31.2011 | Canada Business

(The Canadian Press) -- OTTAWA - The Bank of Canada is keeping interest rates at super-low levels and giving few hints when it might start raising the...