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16 April 2014

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 maintains overnight rate target at 1 per cent

The Bank of Canada today announced that it is maintaining 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.

Monetary Policy Report - April 2014

Economic growth in Canada is expected to average about 2 1/2 per cent in 2014 and 2015 before easing to around the 2 per cent growth rate of the economy's potential in 2016.

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



La Banque du Canada laisse inchangé le taux cible du financement à un jour à 1 %

La Banque du Canada a annoncé aujourd'hui qu'elle maintient le taux cible du financement à un jour à 1 %. Le taux officiel d'escompte demeure à 1 1/4 %, et le taux de rémunération des dépôts, à 3/4 %.

Rapport sur la politique monétaire - Avril 2014

La croissance économique au Canada devrait avoisiner 2 1/2 % en moyenne en 2014 et en 2015, avant de ralentir pour s'établir en 2016 autour du rythme d'expansion de la production potentielle de 2 %.

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



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