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February 6, 2020  

Innovation, investments needed to work with BoC on growth: Wilkins

Senior deputy governor Carolyn Wilkins said the bank’s monetary policy tool kit can only take the economy so far.

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April 4, 2016  

Firms report tangible benefits since oil, loonie plunge

BoC poll finds several manufacturers’ margins were boosted by products sold abroad.

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November 16, 2015  

BoC looks to innovate as conventional monetary policy ‘stretched’

Three-year plan will explore lessons learned since the financial crisis and brace for turbulence that may lie ahead.

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September 23, 2014  

Low rates still needed, Bank of Canada senior deputy governor says

Carolyn Wilkins says “some degree of stimulus” will be needed to keep inflation on target.

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February 10, 2014  

Bank of Canada trying to determine why inflation on decline

Inflation above 2% erodes purchasing power, while when it’s below 2% it depresses consumer demand.

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January 8, 2014  

BoC governor Poloz sees long term rates rising

Rate increase won’t hurt the Canadian economy, however.

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November 19, 2013  

OECD calls for Bank of Canada rate to hit 2.25% by late 2015

Economists believe the central bank won’t budge off 1% until the first quarter of 2015, perhaps even later.

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October 2, 2013  

BoC no longer expects Q3 economic growth of 3.8%

Q3 will likely show more moderate growth of 2% to 2.5%: BoC’s senior deputy governor.

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July 15, 2013  

As Poloz readies his first BoC statement, focus turns to where he stands

Poloz has studiously avoided giving even a hint of his stance on interest rates since taking over for Mark Carney.

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May 15, 2013  

Hey, BoC governor: it’s time to start raising interest rates

CD Howe Institute report says low interest rates have introduced pervasive problems into the economy.

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April 8, 2013  

Canadian firms sour on economy, temper investment intentions: BoC

Business Outlook Survey suggests Canadian companies plan to ratchet down on investment plans, keep hiring modest.

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January 11, 2013  

Economic momentum softer than anticipated: BoC’s Macklem

Cautions Canadian’s indebtness and housing’s rising share of the economy are unsustainable.

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April 9, 2012  

Pumping oil around the world won’t suffice: Carney

Bank of Canada governor says placing all of Canada’s eggs in one, oily, basket, won’t be enough to better its sluggish export performance.