Poloz Gives First Speech as Bank of Canada Chief June 19

May 22 (Bloomberg) -- Stephen Poloz has scheduled his first speech as Bank of Canada Governor on June 19, less than three weeks after starting the job.

Poloz will also hold a press conference after his remarks in Oakville, Ontario, according to a notice posted today on the Ottawa-based central bank’s website. No topic for the speech was listed.

Poloz was named the new governor on May 2 to replace Mark Carney, who is leaving to take over the Bank of England. Poloz, 57, was chief executive officer of Export Development Canada, a government trade financing agency.

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