Date
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Event Previous Forecast Actual
Jan, 20 13:30
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Median Core CPI
Median Core CPI
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Date: Jan, 20 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: 1.9%
Forecast: -
Actual: -
Period: Dec
The Median calculation helps expose the underlying inflation trend through exclusion of extreme price movements specific to certain components. Source first released in Dec 2016. Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
1.9% - -
Jan, 20 13:30
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Trimmed Core CPI
Trimmed Core CPI
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Date: Jan, 20 13:30
Importance: Medium
Previous: 1.7%
Forecast: -
Actual: -
Period: Dec
Change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers, excluding 40% of components with extreme price movements. The Trimmed Mean calculation helps expose the underlying inflation trend through component weighting and anomaly exclusion. Source first released in Dec 2016. Consumer prices account for a majority of overall inflation. Inflation is important to currency valuation because rising prices lead the central bank to raise interest rates out of respect for their inflation containment mandate.
1.7% - -
Jan, 20 15:00
★★★
Overnight Rate
Overnight Rate
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Date: Jan, 20 15:00
Importance: High
Previous: 0.25%
Forecast: 0.25%
Actual: -
Period: Jan

BoC Interest Rate Decision is announced by the Bank of Canada. If the BoC is hawkish about the inflationary outlook of the economy and rises the interest rates it is positive, or bullish, for the CAD. Likewise, if the BoC has a dovish view on the Canadian economy and keeps the ongoing interest rate, or cuts the interest rate it is seen as negative, or bearish.

0.25% 0.25% -
Jan, 20 15:00
★★★
BOC Rate Statement
BOC Rate Statement
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Date: Jan, 20 15:00
Importance: High
Previous: -
Forecast: -
Actual: -
Period: -

This statement is the primary medium used by the Bank of Canada (BoC) to communicate with investors about monetary policy decisions, specifically those regarding interest rates.

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Jan, 20 15:00
★★★
Bank of Canada Monetary Policy Report
Bank of Canada Monetary Policy Report
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Date: Jan, 20 15:00
Importance: High
Previous: -
Forecast: -
Actual: -
Period: -

A quarterly report of the Bank of Canada’s Governing Council, presenting the Bank’s base-case projection for inflation and growth in the Canadian economy, and its assessment of risks.

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