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Category: Interest Rates (34 posts)

Bank of Canada - no change for 6th time

Bank of Canada - no change for 6th time

July 10, 2019 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Bank of Canada bumps up 2019 growth forecast, keeps rates steady Bill Curry OTTAWA Published July 10, 2019 Updated 4 hours ago     The Bank of Canada is leaving its overnigh ... [read more]

Bank of Canada - no change in rates for now

Bank of Canada - no change in rates for now

May 29, 2019 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Bank of Canada holds rates but says recent economic slump easing Barrie McKenna Economics Reporter Published May 29, 2019 Updated 3 hours ago The Bank of Canada says a run of good econo ... [read more]

Bank of Canada - held rate and dropped growth forcast for 2019

Bank of Canada - held rate and dropped growth forcast for 2019

April 24, 2019 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Bank of Canada holds interest rate, drops growth forecast for 2019 by Canadian Press 24 Apr 2019 The Bank of Canada is keeping its key interest rate unchanged as it releases a do ... [read more]

Canadian mortgage rates falling

Canadian mortgage rates falling

March 26, 2019 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Canadian mortgage rates are falling as bond yields slide lower Yield on 5-year government debt has dipped below 1.5%, its lowest level since 2017 Pete Evans · CBC News · Posted: Mar 26 ... [read more]

US Fed's leave rates unchanged with no signs of increase

US Fed's leave rates unchanged with no signs of increase

January 30, 2019 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  Fed leaves interest rates steady, says will be 'patient' on future hikes Chairman Jerome Powell had been widely expected to hold rate steady after 4 hikes last year The Associated Pr ... [read more]

Bank of Canada - as expected .25% increase

Bank of Canada - as expected .25% increase

October 24, 2018 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  TD Economics   Data Release: Another Bank of Canada hike, another step closer to 'neutral' The Bank of Canada increased its key monetary policy interest rate to 1.75%, from 1.5 ... [read more]

Bank of Canada - holds steady

Bank of Canada - holds steady

May 9, 2018 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Bank of Canada holds rates steady,  remains ‘cautious’ on future hikes The Bank of Canada is continuing to build a case for higher interest rates – just not yet. The centr ... [read more]

Bond yields surge increases mortgage rates

Bond yields surge increases mortgage rates

February 21, 2018 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  TSX up and Wall St. down after bond yield surge; loonie moves lower The Canadian Press Published February 21, 2018 - 6:07pm Last Updated February 21, 2018 - 6:10pm ... [read more]

Bank of Canada - No Change

Bank of Canada - No Change

October 25, 2017 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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Bank of Canada returns the bank rate to 1.0%

Bank of Canada returns the bank rate to 1.0%

September 6, 2017 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Bank of Canada Raises Benchmark Rate to 1% by Bloomberg 06 Sep 2017 by Theophilos Argitis The Bank of Canada forged ahead with another interest rate hike in a nod to the country’s ... [read more]

TD raised rates again

TD raised rates again

December 14, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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US Fed Bank raised their rate by .25%

US Fed Bank raised their rate by .25%

December 14, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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Bond market push rates up

Bond market push rates up

November 15, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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US Fed rate unchanged

US Fed rate unchanged

September 21, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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Bank of Canada - no change with no change in sight!

Bank of Canada - no change with no change in sight!

May 25, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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US Fed rate unchanged and not expected to move anytime soon

US Fed rate unchanged and not expected to move anytime soon

April 28, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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Bank of Canada holds rate steady (no surprise)

Bank of Canada holds rate steady (no surprise)

March 9, 2016 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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TD Economists predict that the Bank of Canada will hold rates util mid 2017
Mortgage Rates inch higher from record lows - cbc news

Mortgage Rates inch higher from record lows - cbc news

November 26, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  Mortgage rates inch higher from record summer lows Slight upward movements in bond market are filtering into fixed-rate loans By Pete Evans, CBC News Posted: Nov 25, 2015 2:18 P ... [read more]

Rate increases

Rate increases

November 6, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

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US Fed Reserve held rates

US Fed Reserve held rates

October 28, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

    Fed keeps rates unchanged, sets up possible December hike Lindsay Dunsmuir and Jason Lange WASHINGTON — Reuters Published Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015 7:19AM ED ... [read more]

Chinga cuts their interest rate for the 6th time this year

Chinga cuts their interest rate for the 6th time this year

October 23, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

China reduces their interest rate for the 6th time this year.  Signal that their economy is slowing. Pat       ... [read more]

Bank of Canada held rates at .5% with no increase in sight

Bank of Canada held rates at .5% with no increase in sight

September 9, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  Bank of Canada holds key rate at 0.5% as economy recovers from oil’s collapse   OTTAWA — Bank of Canada left its key interest rate on hold Wednesday, saying it ... [read more]

BoC cuts by .25% .  TD first to cut prime but only .10% to 2.75%

BoC cuts by .25% . TD first to cut prime but only .10% to 2.75%

July 15, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

      Bank of Canada slashes key rate as economy contracts, exports stall BARRIE McKENNA Published Wednesday, Jul. 15, 2015 10:01AM EDT     The Bank of Canada ... [read more]

Bank of Canada held rates- no rate increases expected untl 2016

Bank of Canada held rates- no rate increases expected untl 2016

April 16, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  Poloz reiterates bright outlook as Bank of Canada holds key rate BARRIE MCKENNA OTTAWA —  Published Wednesday, Apr. 15 2015, 10:01 AM EDT   Bank of Canada Go ... [read more]

Bank of Canada holds rate steady after last rate drop

Bank of Canada holds rate steady after last rate drop

March 4, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Bank of Canada stands pat on key rate, cites impact of January cut Barrie McKenna OTTAWA —  Published Wednesday, Mar. 04 2015, 10:03 AM EST   The Bank of Canada has opted ... [read more]

Experts predict another drop in the Bank of Canada Rate

Experts predict another drop in the Bank of Canada Rate

February 25, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Central banks should move beyond inflation targets, Poloz says BARRIE McKENNA OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Tuesday, Feb. 24 2015, 2:11 PM EST   Stephen Poloz says ... [read more]

Banks hold out on prime

Banks hold out on prime

January 23, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

Why the Bank of Canada rate cut may not bring down mortgage costs Robert McLister Special to The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Jan. 22 2015, 1:02 PM EST   It could be a boon for mortga ... [read more]

Bank of Canada decreases rates, yes decreases!

Bank of Canada decreases rates, yes decreases!

January 21, 2015 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

    Bank of Canada shocks market with rate cut BARRIE MCKENNA The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Jan. 21 2015, 10:01 AM EST   The Bank of Canada announced a surprise quar ... [read more]

Banks decrease their posted mortgage rates

Banks decrease their posted mortgage rates

November 21, 2014 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

      Interest rate alignment drops mortgage rates slightly    By Tracy Sherlock, Vancouver Sun November 20, 2014           Single- ... [read more]

Bank of Canada rate remains the same with no change in sight

Bank of Canada rate remains the same with no change in sight

June 4, 2014 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

    Bank of Canada 'slaps' down Canadian dollar Michael Babad The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Jun. 04 2014, 5:28 AM EDT   As The Globe and Mail’s Barrie McKenna ... [read more]

Variable Rate offer at 1.99%

Variable Rate offer at 1.99%

May 14, 2014 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

  Variable Rate at 1.99%   I am sure you have all heard that Investors Group is offering a mortgage to their clients at prime-1.01% (currently 1.99%).   Here are the terms of t ... [read more]

Bank of Canada Announced -  No Change, again.

Bank of Canada Announced - No Change, again.

April 16, 2014 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

     Poloz frets over export recovery, keeps rate-hike timing steady BARRIE McKENNA OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Apr. 16 2014, 10:07 AM EDT ... [read more]

Bank of Canada -   No change

Bank of Canada - No change

January 22, 2014 | Posted by: Patrick Mulhern

      Bank of Canada warns low inflation to persist well into 2016 BARRIE McKENNA OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Jan. 22 2014, 10:04 ... [read more]

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