Save the date for our first quarterly release

Our first quarterly release of regulatory guidance will be held on August 22, 2024

Ben Gully

Promoting effective risk governance

Read Deputy Superintendent Ben Gully speech at the C.D. Howe Institute

June 2024 review of the Domestic Stability Buffer (DSB)

Find information on our June 2024 DSB review

Key safeguards



Domestic Stability Buffer
3.50% of total risk-weighted assets effective November 1, 2023


+2% or 5.25%

Minimum Qualifying Rate for uninsured mortgages
The greater of the mortgage contract rate plus 2% or 5.25%

Resources for financial institutions

Financial data

Data from the financial institutions and insurance companies that we supervise


Regulatory and supervisory expectations for financial institutions 

Reporting and returns

Reporting requirements for financial and corporate returns

Resources for private pension plans

Understanding your pension plan

Learn when and how you can unlock your pension plan, what pension plans we regulate, and more

Administering pension plans

Get guidance about administering federally regulated pension plans 

Our Superintendent

Peter Routledge

Peter Routledge

Peter Routledge was appointed Superintendent of Financial Institutions on June 29, 2021. He previously served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation beginning in November 2018.

Major announcements

  • 2024-06-18 Domestic Stability Buffer rate setting announcement
  • 2024-08-22 Pilot – Quarterly release date
  • 2024-09-05 Industry day
  • 2024-10-10 OSFI Annual Risk Outlook – semi-annual update
  • 2024-11-21 Pilot – Quarterly release date
  • 2024-12-05 Industry day
  • 2024-12-17 Domestic Stability Buffer rate setting announcement
  • 2025-02-20 Pilot – Quarterly release date
  • 2025-03-06 Industry day