Friday, February 24, 2023

Bank of Canada current interest rate

In January 2023 the Bank of Canada raised it's benchmark interest rate again, this time to 4.50%

Bank of Canada raises borrowing costs for seventh time in a row amid stubbornly high inflation. The Central bank has been raising rates aggressively to rein in sky-high inflation.

Since March of 2022, the central bank has raised its key interest rate six consecutive times, bringing it from 0.25 per cent to 4.50 per cent.

The Bank of Canada hiked its trendsetting interest rate by 1/2 percentage point on Wednesday.

The current rate is 4.50%

The Bank Prime rate for most lenders now stands at 6.70%
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