Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 4:55 PM ET

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 4:55 PM ET

Article excerpt

National Audio 4:55 PM ET

--

NAT141 - (BoC-Wilkins-Economy) WINNIPEG. x-16s. The Bank of Canada is encouraged by a broadening of economic strength, which includes gains across 70 per cent of industries, a top official said Monday, in what was widely seen as a "hawkish" speech. Senior deputy governor Carolyn Wilkins says the gains are something Canada hasn't seen since before the oil-price collapse nearly three years ago and the central bank will be assessing whether all the considerable monetary policy stimulus presently in place is still required. ("..the road ahead.") (SOURCE: he Canadian Press)

TAG: Analysts said these and other comments suggest the central bank is beginning to assess when, not if, the bank might introduce its first rate increase in nearly seven years. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.