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“Dovish” Bank of Canada Policy Tightening. ECB Meeting Thursday Could Be Revealing

“Dovish” Bank of Canada Policy Tightening. ECB Meeting Thursday Could Be Revealing

2 Years ago | January 21, 2018 00:00:00

John M. Bland, MBA, co-founder, Global-View.com


Bank Of Canada Raises Rates As was widely expected, the Bank of Canada raised its target rate for overnight funds to 1.25% by 25bps from 1.00%. In his press conference afterwards, Bank of Canada Governor Poloz said that the rate rise “'validates” data we have seen and that it was not a “no brainer”. Furthermore he said "Today we have more room than we did a year ago; with economy in such good health, we are confident we can continue to build on this". He warned that we cannot assume the end of NAFTA would be only a small shock, but

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