Carney Says Canada to Remain Vigilant on Household Debt

Jan. 23 (Bloomberg) -- Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney said the central bank will remain vigilant on household debt levels.

Carney, speaking to reporters today in Ottawa, said the central bank will make it clear if it takes measures to counter household imbalances. Carney said there have been encouraging signs that households are heeding warnings about debt levels.

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