OTTAWA – On Wednesday, January 26, 2022, the Bank of Canada will announce its decision on the target for the overnight rate. A press release will provide a brief explanation of the decision. The Bank will also publish its quarterly report Monetary Policy Report (MPR) at the same time as the tariff decision.
10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time)
There will be no closed session for this event. We will, however, provide the Monetary Policy Report embargoed to media accredited with us to receive embargoed materials and who have signed the Media Policy and Undertaking.
- Media briefing
There will be no information session for this event.
The rate announcement press release and the Monetary Policy Report will be available at 10 a.m. (ET) on the Bank’s website.
- Media Availability
At 11:00 a.m. (ET), Tiff Macklem, Governor of the Bank of Canada, and Carolyn Rogers, Senior Deputy Governor, will hold a press conference by teleconference only. Journalists will not be able to attend in person. Accredited reporters who wish to ask questions by phone should contact for call-in information by noon (ET) on Tuesday, January 25. The opening statement will be available on the Bank’s website at 11:00 a.m. (ET).
Audio and video feeds of the press conference will be accessible from the Bank’s website.
- To note
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