Canada finance minister, pressed on C$, says it is free-floating

Mon Jan 26, 2015 3:33pm EST
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OTTAWA Jan 26 (Reuters) - Canada Finance Minister Joe Oliver, pressed about the sliding value of the Canadian dollar, on Monday said the currency was free-floating.

"We don't get involved in determining the value of the dollar. The Canadian dollar is free-floating," Oliver told reporters. (Reporting by Randall Palmer and David Ljunggren; Editing by Meredith Mazzilli)