Bank of Canada interest rate unchanged
Saying the Canadian economy is performing as expected, the Bank of Canada is keeping its trendsetting interest rate locked at 0.75 per cent. The central bank says it's standing pat because inflation has been in line with projections and consumption has held up well, even with the negative effects of lower oil prices. But the bank plans to keep an eye on the implications for Canada if the loonie says higher than it has been in recent months. Last week, Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz...