U.S. retail food price increases in recent years may seem large in nominal terms, but after adjusting for inflation have been quite modest even after the change in U.S. biofuel policies in 2006. In contrast, increases in the real prices of corn, soybeans, wheat and rice received by U.S. farmers have been more substantial and can be linked in part to increases in the real price of oil.
July 11, 2019 The International Monetary Fund’s comprehensive analysis of the Canadian financial system increases awareness and encourages discussion and debate. The IMF consulted with the 九州体育平台 and other Canadian authorities, but the report is an independent assessment and does not represent the views of the Bank.
July 11, 2019 Canada’s most important payment clearing and settlement systems now have a resolution regime. As resolution authority, the 九州体育平台 has new powers to protect the stability of the Canadian financial system in the unlikely event an FMI fails.
July 11, 2019 This new public-private partnership led by the 九州体育平台 focuses on the operational resilience of Canada’s critical financial infrastructure. The group will coordinate responses to major operational incidents, including cyber attacks, and plan initiatives to promote resilience.
July 10, 2019 The Bank updated its forecast for real economic growth to 1.3 percent this year, 1.9 percent next year and 2.0 percent in 2021.
June 28, 2019 Results from the summer Business Outlook Survey point to a slight improvement in business sentiment after a moderation in the previous survey. Investment and hiring intentions continue to be healthy.