27 November 2014 Public Consultation: Policy guidance on the Bank of Canada’s risk-management standards for designated financial market infrastructuresThe Bank of Canada today published draft policy guidance related to its risk-management standards for designated Canadian financial market infrastructures (FMIs).
20 November 2014 Government of Canada reopens its ultra-long bondToday, the Government of Canada announced that it successfully issued $1 billion in 50-year bonds through the syndication process.
19 November 2014 Government of Canada considering issuing more ultra-long bondsThe Government of Canada announced today that it is considering issuing more ultra-long bonds, subject to favourable market conditions.
6 November 2014 Summary of the 2014 Survey on Canadian Foreign Exchange HedgingSince 2004, the Bank of Canada has conducted an annual survey to assess aggregate foreign exchange (FX) hedging activity in the Canadian market over the previous year.
5 November 2014 Debt Management Strategy Consultations - 2015-16The Department of Finance and the Bank of Canada are seeking views of government securities distributors, institutional investors, and other interested parties on issues related to the design and operation of the Government of Canada’s domestic debt program for 2015-16 and beyond.
CFEC is composed of senior officers from financial institutions actively involved in Canada’s foreign exchange market and the Canadian dollar market globally.
The Canadian Foreign Exchange Market: Developments and Opportunities
Prepared by the Canadian Foreign Exchange Committee, this paper describes CAD wholesale FX markets and reviews the opportunities for improvement.