COVID-19 Updates

Read about the actions OSFI has taken in response to challenges posed by COVID-19.

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Summary of remarks by Jamey Hubbs to the Global Risk Institute

On May 13, Jamey Hubbs, Assistant Superintendent, Deposit-Taking Supervision Sector was interviewed by Sonia Baxendale, President and CEO of the Global Risk Institute as part of a webinar hosted by the Institute.

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Statement from the Superintendent on Canadian bank capital and dividends

The current economic instability caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has raised questions around the world about how best to approach bank capital requirements and the resulting implications for bank dividend policies. This statement provides an overview of the existing regime in Canada.

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About OSFI

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) is an independent agency of the Government of Canada, established in 1987 to contribute to the safety and soundness of the Canadian financial system. OSFI supervises and regulates federally registered banks and insurers, trust and loan companies, as well as private pension plans subject to federal oversight.


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