The official exchange rates for the Canadian Dollar (CAD) are available on the daily publication of the Bank of Canada (BCA), the Central Bank of this country. This report includes 26 currencies and is updated around 16:30 Eastern Time ( ET ) on every working day. It is available both as a normal web page for browsers and as an automated format like XML too, which is a more efficient format.
The Bank of Canada also publishes an historical file in csv format starting from 2017-01-03 until the present day. This file is fully available from the application’s calendar and can be used to extract the desired exchange rates month by month.
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Canada is the 10th largest economy in the world, while the Canadian Dollar (CAD) is the 7th most traded currency. Canada is a member of the Commonwealth and the NAFTA, and so it is a country with strong economic links with both the USA and the UK, but also with other countries like Australia and New Zealand. Generally speaking, and due to its trade agreements, Canadian economy has influence with the whole North America and most English-speaking countries.
The BCA update report include the following currencies:
|EUR||Euro (European Union)|
|HKD||Dollar (Hong Kong)|
|NZD||Dollar (New Zealand)|
|PEN||New Sol (Peru)|
|SAR||Riyal (Saudi Arabia)|
|ZAR||Rand (South Africa)|
|KRW||Won (Korea South)|
|TWD||New Dollar (Taiwan)|
|GBP||Pound (United Kingdom)|
|USD||Dollar (United States of America)|
See full comparative table of all currencies per Bank in the White Papers / List of currencies page.
Foreign Exchange Rates
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