Draft Capital Adequacy Requirements (CAR) 2017

OSFI is releasing for public consultation revisions to the CAR Guideline that 1) implement in the Canadian context the Equity Investment in Funds rules issued by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision; 2) clarify how OSFI will exercise national discretion in the implementation of the countercyclical buffer; and 3) revise the treatment of insured residential mortgages.

Comments should be provided no later than October 18, 2016.