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The Bank of Canada keeps its key interest rate on hold and assesses the impact of the Fort McMurray wildfires on growth in the second quarter

Sébastien Mc Mahon, Senior economist

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This week: The Bank of Canada remains on the sideline regarding its key interest rate, and assesses that the wildfires in Fort McMurray will have a significant impact on Canadian growth in the second quarter.


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Sébastien Mc Mahon

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