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MACROSCOPE: Bank of Canada on hold for now, but don’t break out the champagne just yet

Home News & Commentary MACROSCOPE: Bank of Canada on hold for now, but don’t break out the champagne just yet
Elvis Picardo

Elvis Picardo

The Bank of Canada “(BoC” or “the Bank”) left its benchmark overnight rate unchanged at 1.75% on January 9, providing temporary relief to Canadians who have been grappling with rising interest costs for the past 18 months (Figure 1) on near-record levels of debt. Click here to read our latest market bulletin.


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