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We are knowledgeable about the ins and outs of investments. Whether you are planning to save for a new car, for your child or grandchild’s education, or for your retirement, we are here to help you get the best return on your investment. Come talk to us to see what we can do for you. Even if you already have investments we can see what we can do about taking them and placing them where your growth is increased at a greater rate. It’s worth talking to us about.

Latest Investment News

2020-09-17 - Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins will not seek second term
The Board of Directors of the Bank of Canada announced today that Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins informed them that she will not seek a second term.

2020-09-10 - Supporting growth and greater opportunity
Governor Tiff Macklem outlines how the COVID-19 recession has had an uneven impact on Canadians and discusses the Bank's decision yesterday to leave the policy rate unchanged.

2020-09-09 - Bank of Canada maintains commitment to current level of policy rate, continues program of quantitative easing
The Bank of Canada today maintained its target for the overnight rate at the effective lower bound of ¼ percent. The Bank Rate is correspondingly ½ percent and the deposit rate is ¼ percent. The Bank is also continuing its quantitative easing (QE) program, with large-scale asset purchases of at least $5 billion per week of Government of Canada bonds.

2020-09-08 - Bank of Canada announces the launch of the 2021 Fellowship Program awards
The Bank of Canada is inviting Canadian universities to nominate exceptional academics for its 2021 Fellowship and Governor's awards.

2020-08-27 - The imperative for public engagement
Governor Tiff Macklem talks about the need for the Bank to be clear, relatable and understandable when it communicates with the public.

2020-08-26 - Closing remarks
Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins concluded a day-long workshop on the renewal of the monetary policy framework with a summary of the discussions, and she outlined next steps on the path to the 2021 renewal.

2020-08-26 - Opening remarks
Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins discusses the challenges the Bank of Canada is facing as it seeks to renew its inflation-control target in 2021. Kicking off a day-long workshop on the renewal of the monetary policy framework, she explains how the Bank's research on alternative frameworks is shaping up and invites discussion of how the COVID-19 crisis has changed what is known about alternative policy tools in action.

2020-08-25 - Our COVID-19 response: Large-scale asset purchases
The Bank of Canada has taken many actions to support Canadians since the COVID-19 pandemic struck. These include large-scale asset purchases-buying a substantial amount of government bonds and other financial assets. Our purchases serve two purposes. They help key financial markets work properly, and they can help increase spending in the economy. This leads to more employment and stronger economic growth.

2020-08-25 - The gap between inflation perceptions and reality
Deputy Governor Lawrence Schembri talks about the difference between how Canadians perceive inflation and the actual measured rate, why this gap may exist, and what it could mean for monetary policy and the economy.

2020-08-24 - Sûreté du Québec and Canada Border Services Agency win Bank of Canada counterfeit prevention award
The Bank of Canada is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2020 Law Enforcement Award of Excellence for Counterfeit Deterrence.