Media Advisory: Domestic Stability Buffer technical briefing for media

December 5, 2019

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions will make its semi-annual Domestic Stability Buffer (DSB) level-setting announcement on December 10, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. (ET).

OSFI reviews and sets the level of the Domestic Stability Buffer on a semi-annual basis (June and December), based on its ongoing monitoring of federally regulated financial institutions as well as system-wide and sectoral developments.

Following the DSB announcement, OSFI officials will be available to media by teleconference at 11:00 a.m. (ET) to respond to questions regarding the announcement.

This availability is for accredited media only. Please submit accreditation requests for this availability to by December 9, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (noon) (ET).

OSFI will provide accredited media with teleconference dial-in details following registration.

We welcome questions in advance and will be answering them in the order received. Please send your questions to by December 10, 2019 at 09:00 a.m. (ET).

For further information

OSFI – Public Affairs

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