IMF backs Canada cut despite overvalued housing

Central Banking | 30 Jan 2015

Fund says central bank's decision to lower rates for first time in four years is ‘in line with staff advice'; says housing market overvalued by up to 20%

Topics: Bank of Canada, Canada, IMF, Oil, Stephen Poloz


Canada cuts rate for ‘insurance’ against oil price drop

Central Banking | 21 Jan 2015

Topics: Canada, Bank of Canada, Stephen Poloz, Interest rates, Inflation, Oil

Canada deputy warns lower oil prices likely 'to be bad' for the country

Central Banking | 14 Jan 2015

Topics: Bank of Canada, Canada, United States, Oil

No end in sight for cash payments, Canadian research finds

Central Banking | 07 Jan 2015

Topics: Canada, Bank of Canada, banknotes

Canadians want more women on banknotes, poll shows

Central Banking | 19 Dec 2014

Topics: Bank of Canada, Canada, banknotes, Bank of England

Bank of Canada's Poloz defends language on household imbalances

Central Banking | 04 Dec 2014

Topics: Canada, Bank of Canada, Stephen Poloz, Inflation

Payments technology progressing in ‘leaps and bounds,' says Canada deputy

Central Banking | 14 Nov 2014

Topics: Canada, Bank of Canada, Bitcoin

China and Canada sign deal to set up first RMB clearing bank in North America

Central Banking | 10 Nov 2014

Topics: People's Bank of China, Chinese renminbi (RMB), Bank of Canada, Canada, China

Bank of Canada governor highlights need to ‘incorporate uncertainty' in decision-making

Central Banking | 30 Oct 2014

Topics: Stephen Poloz, Canada, Bank of Canada, risk

Poloz recommends dropping forward guidance as conditions normalise

Central Banking | 17 Oct 2014

Topics: Canada, Bank of Canada, Stephen Poloz, Forward guidance

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