Latest Bank of Canada Stories

2014-02-04 12:25:57

NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Web researchers Change Sciences Group released new data today comparing the consumer banking experience on the top Canadian bank web sites. According to the research, US banks are still the leaders by a slight margin when it comes to usability, but Canadian banks provide an experience that made users happier and more likely to recommend. Despite the higher happiness score, however, the data shows that Canadian banks have room for improvement on...

2014-01-23 08:35:28

LONDON, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Mobile Payment (mPayment) Market Report 2013-2023 : The Future of NFC, m-Commerce, m-Banking, P2P Transfers, and Mobile Money Report DetailsMobile payments (mPayments) utilise both network assets and in-device components to deliver mobile applications capable of making payments for a range of services, dependent upon the market. Although the infrastructure is not yet in place for...

2014-01-16 16:22:28

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The C.D. Howe Institute's Monetary Policy Council (MPC) today recommended that the Bank of Canada keep its target for the overnight rate, the very short-term interest rate the Bank targets for monetary policy purposes, at 1.00 percent at its next announcement on January 22, 2014. The Council further called for the Bank to hold the target at 1.00 percent through to January 2015. The MPC is a panel sponsored by the C.D. Howe Institute to provide an...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.