12/7/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is increasing its key overnight interest rate by 50 basis points to 4.25 per cent. This is the seventh consecutive increase since the Bank began hiking rates in ... More

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  12/4/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is expected to increase interest rates once more this week, capping off a tumultuous year for the central bank. ... More

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  11/16/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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While Governor Tiff Macklem had left the door open to another oversized increase, the inflation data was seen supporting a downshift to a standard 25-bp increase, with the option ... More

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  11/3/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is almost done with its current series of rate hikes, but consumers should brace for higher borrowing costs before the end, according to central bank governor ... More

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  10/25/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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ven as warnings about a potential recession grow louder, the Bank of Canada is expected to announce another hefty interest rate hike on Wednesday. ... More

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  10/18/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is closely monitoring debt burdens being shouldered across the economy over concerns they could become a threat to financial stability as interest rates rise ... More

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  9/7/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada has increased its benchmark rate by 0.75%, marking a fifth consecutive hike in its latest effort to get surging price growth under control. ... More

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  8/9/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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A massive rate jump at the central bank’s meeting next month is a near certainty, economists say ... More

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  7/14/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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According to the Bank of Canada’s new forecast, the rate shock it just delivered will keep inflation expectations in check, restraining wage demands and price increases. ... More

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  6/3/2022 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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One day after raising the key interest rate by 50 basis points to 1.5 per cent, the Bank of Canada is warning Canadians that rates could rise above previously targeted levels in ... More

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  4/15/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada on Wednesday said the coronavirus outbreak was set to trigger the biggest ever near-term Canadian downturn but suspended its regular economic forecasts, citing ... More

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  3/27/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is cutting its key interest target by half a percentage point to 0.25 per cent in an unscheduled rate announcement. ... More

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  3/17/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Big Six banks are slashing their prime lending rates 50 basis points to 2.95 per cent from 3.45 per cent in response to the plunge in the benchmark Bank of Canada interest ... More

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  3/13/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada cut its trend-setting interest rate by half a percentage point to 0.75 per cent from 1.25 per cent in a surprise move on Friday aimed at softening the economic ... More

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  3/2/2020 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Just a few days before the Bank of Canada’s March 4 meeting, the Monetary Policy Council of the C.D. Howe Institute called on the institution to lower its benchmark policy ... More

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  12/18/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Canadian mortgage lenders shouldn’t worry too much about the performance of their loans in 2020 according to a new report from Fitch Ratings. ... More

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  12/5/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada kept its key interest rate on hold as expected at 1.75 per cent where it has been for more than a year as it said Wednesday that ongoing trade conflicts and ... More

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  10/21/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The cost of living was higher across many products and services in September. ... More

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  7/10/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is keeping its trend-setting interest rate steady at 1.75 per cent in a decision widely expected by economists. ... More

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  7/3/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada will start cutting its key lending rate in October as annual economic growth slows to one per cent in 2020, according to Capital Economics. ... More

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  6/20/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Canadian inflation quickened in May on increases across all eight major components, giving the Bank of Canada plenty of scope to hold interest ... More

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  5/6/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Goodbye, variable-rate mortgage. Everyone’s going fixed these days, and for good reason. ... More

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  4/29/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Canadians now owe an average of $1.79 for every dollar of disposable income. ... More

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  2/28/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Capital Economics predicts that The Bank of Canada will cut its key lending rate in December as a weakening housing market and oil sector headwinds drag GDP growth back below ... More

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  1/14/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The central bank will most likely refrain from further hikes “given increased market volatility and more restrictive financial conditions. ... More

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  1/5/2019 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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Ahead of the Bank of Canada’s first policy meeting of the year, scheduled for next week, Capital Economics is back at it again. ... More

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  12/5/2018 | Posted in Canadian Economy and Interest Rates by Vanguard Realty
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The Bank of Canada is leaving its key interest rate unchanged. ... More

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