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15 July 2015

FW: Interest rate announcement and Monetary Policy Report / Taux directeur et Rapport sur la politique monétaire




La version française suit le texte anglais.


Bank of Canada lowers overnight rate target to 1/2 per cent

The Bank of Canada today announced that it is lowering its target for the overnight rate by one-quarter of one percentage point to 1/2 per cent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly 3/4 per cent and the deposit rate is 1/4 per cent.

Monetary Policy Report - July 2015

Economic growth in Canada is projected to average just over 1 per cent in 2015 and about 2 1/2 per cent in 2016 and 2017.

The Press Release and the Report are now available on the Bank of Canada's website.



La Banque du Canada abaisse le taux cible du financement à un jour pour le ramener à 1/2 %

La Banque du Canada a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'elle abaisse le taux cible du financement à un jour de un quart de point de pourcentage pour le ramener à 1/2 %. Le taux officiel d'escompte s'établit donc à 3/4 %, et le taux de rémunération des dépôts, à 1/4 %.

Rapport sur la politique monétaire - Juillet 2015

La croissance économique au Canada devrait s'établir en moyenne à un peu plus de 1 % en 2015 et à environ 2 1/2 % en 2016 et en 2017.

Le communiqué et le Rapport sont maintenant disponibles dans le site Web de la Banque du Canada.

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