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Jan 29, 2020, 10:30 ET Bank of Canada launches public consultation for new $5 bank note

OTTAWA, Jan. 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Minister of Finance Bill Morneau and Governor Stephen S. Poloz today announced that the Bank of Canada is launching public consultations to select an iconic Canadian to...


Nov 19, 2018, 12:05 ET New vertical $10 bank note featuring iconic Canadian Viola Desmond now in circulation

WINNIPEG, Nov. 19, 2018 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada today issued the new vertical $10 bank note featuring the portrait of social justice icon Viola Desmond, during a ceremony at the Canadian Museum...


Mar 08, 2018, 13:58 ET New $10 bank note featuring Viola Desmond unveiled on International Women's Day

HALIFAX, March 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz today unveiled the new $10 bank note featuring Viola Desmond during a ceremony at the Halifax ...


Nov 29, 2017, 15:33 ET Bank of Canada announces finalists for the third annual Governor's Challenge

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada today announced the finalists for the 2017–18 edition of The Governor's Challenge, a competition in which university students simulate the role of...


Nov 28, 2017, 12:00 ET Vulnerabilities in the Canadian financial system remain elevated, but elements for improvement are emerging

OTTAWA, Nov. 28, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The high level of household indebtedness and housing market imbalances remain the most important vulnerabilities identified by the Bank of Canada in its Financial ...


Oct 25, 2017, 10:48 ET Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1 per cent

OTTAWA, Oct. 25, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at 1 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 1/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 3/4 per cent....


Oct 17, 2017, 15:30 ET Payments Canada, Bank of Canada and TMX Group announce integrated securities and payment platform as next phase of Project Jasper

OTTAWA, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Payments Canada, the Bank of Canada and TMX Group today announced a new collaboration to experiment with an integrated securities and payment settlement platform based...


Jul 19, 2017, 11:41 ET Bank of Canada recognizes RCMP's Integrated Counterfeit Enforcement Team with Award of Excellence for Counterfeit Deterrence

MONTRÉAL, July 19, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada today presented the Royal Canadian Mounted Police's Integrated Counterfeit Enforcement Team (ICET), C Division (Quebec), with the 2017 Law...


Jul 12, 2017, 10:46 ET Bank of Canada increases overnight rate target to 3/4 per cent

OTTAWA, July 12, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada is raising its target for the overnight rate to 3/4 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 1 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/2 per cent. Recent ...


Jun 21, 2017, 09:58 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, June 21, 2017 /CNW/ - On Saturday, June 24, 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 14:00 (Newfoundland ...


Jun 20, 2017, 15:27 ET Governor Poloz unveils new Bank of Canada Museum ahead of public opening on July 1, 2017

OTTAWA, June 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Governor Stephen S. Poloz today welcomed special guests from the government, business and the tourism sectors for a preview of the Bank of Canada Museum, which is...


Jun 19, 2017, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Preview of re-imagined Bank of Canada Museum with Governor Stephen S. Poloz/

OTTAWA, June 15, 2017 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, June 20, 2017, Governor Stephen S. Poloz will host a special preview of the new Bank of Canada Museum for special guests from the government, business and...


Jun 15, 2017, 15:59 ET Preview of re-imagined Bank of Canada Museum with Governor Stephen S. Poloz

OTTAWA, June 15, 2017 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, June 20, 2017, Governor Stephen S. Poloz will host a special preview of the new Bank of Canada Museum for special guests from the government, business and...


Jun 08, 2017, 11:37 ET Household vulnerabilities have moved higher, but the financial system remains resilient

OTTAWA, June 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Household indebtedness and housing market imbalances—the most important vulnerabilities for the Canadian financial system––have moved higher over the past six months, the ...


Jun 07, 2017, 09:17 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, June 7, 2017 /CNW/ - On Monday, 12 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 10:00 (Atlantic Time)...


Jun 01, 2017, 10:30 ET Bank of Canada issues commemorative $10 bank note to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, June 1, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada today began circulating the $10 commemorative bank note that celebrates the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Canadians can now obtain this special...


May 30, 2017, 10:52 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Friday, 2 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 10:30 (Newfoundland...


May 30, 2017, 10:39 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 11:00 (Eastern Time)...


May 30, 2017, 10:38 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 10:00 (Pacific Time)...


May 30, 2017, 10:35 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 10:00 (Eastern Time)...


May 30, 2017, 10:24 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 10:00 (Mountain Time)...


May 30, 2017, 10:18 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note. Time: 10:30 (Atlantic Time)...


May 30, 2017, 10:12 ET Bank note event: Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance Ginette Petitpas Taylor

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, Governor Stephen S. Poloz and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance Ginette Petitpas Taylor will take part in photo opportunities...


May 24, 2017, 10:41 ET Bank of Canada maintains overnight rate target at 1/2 per cent

OTTAWA, May 24, 2017 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada is maintaining its target for the overnight rate at 1/2 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 3/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/4 per cent....


May 08, 2017, 09:15 ET Media Advisory - Bank of Canada showcases commemorative bank note

OTTAWA, May 8, 2017 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, 10 May 2017, Monique LeBlanc, Regional Director with the Bank of Canada, will be at the Saint John City Market to showcase the new $10 commemorative bank...