OTTAWA – The federal banking regulator is keeping the interest rate used in a key stress test for uninsured mortgages on hold. The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions said Friday that the minimum allowable rate for uninsured mortgages would remain the higher of the mortgage contract rate plusRead More →

OTTAWA – The federal banking regulator is keeping the interest rate used in a key stress test for uninsured mortgages on hold. The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions said Friday that the minimum allowable rate for uninsured mortgages would remain the higher of the mortgage contract rate plusRead More →

Following the Bank of England’s (BoE) interest rate hike from 0.1% to 0.25%, many industry figures quickly reacted to the news. The Monetary Policy Committee voted eight to one to increase the rate following increased pressure from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Kate Davies, executive director of IMLA, said theRead More →