OTTAWA – On Tuesday, 26 April 2016, Stephen S. Poloz, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak at the Canada-US Securities Summit organized by the Investment Industry Association of Canada and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).

Topic

A New Balance Point: Global Trade, Productivity and Economic Growth

Time

08:55 (Eastern Time)

Place

SIFMA Conference Center
Wall Street Room, 2nd Floor
120 Broadway Avenue
New York, New York

Lock-Up

At 07:10 (ET), copies of the speech will be made available to journalists, under embargo at the Bank’s head office in Ottawa. The embargo will be lifted at 08:40 (ET). Please use the entrance at 151 O’Connor Street and have your press card with you.

For security reasons, those wishing to attend the lock-up must confirm by calling Media Relations at 613-782-8782 before noon (ET) on Monday, 25 April 2016.

Distribution

The Governor’s text will be available at 08:40 (ET):

Press Conference

At approximately 09:50 (ET), the Governor will hold a press conference in the TriBeCa Room.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.

Webcast

Audio and video webcasts of the speech and press conference will be available.

Note

Due to security restrictions at the venue, media wishing to attend the event must register in advance by contacting Katrina A. Cavalli at 212-313-1181.

For more information, please contact Media Relations at 613-782-8782.