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Tiff Macklem Appointed Governor of the Bank of Canada

The Directors of the Bank of Canada, appointed under Section 9 of the Bank of Canada Act, today announced that they have appointed Tiff Macklem as Governor of the Bank of Canada for a seven-year term, effective 3 June 2020. Mr. Macklem will succeed Stephen S. Poloz, who is leaving the Bank of Canada on…

Securing long-term prosperity is up to all of us, Senior Deputy Governor Wilkins says

In remarks to the Economic Club of Canada, Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins said aging populations and weak productivity gains are holding back prospects in many advanced economies, including Canada’s. Because “trend” growth is slower than in the past, the neutral interest rate—where borrowing costs don’t stimulate or restrain activity—is also lower. That presents…

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The Bank of Canada is the pre-eminent macroeconomic institution in Canada, and a world-leading central bank. The Bank has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for ten years in a row, and in 2018 was named Central Bank of The Year. Dynamic, engaged and trusted, it is an active and influential participant in…