Today, the Bank of Canada published summaries of, and responses to, comments received through consultation processes initiated in May 2015 regarding (i) the Bank of Canada's framework for financial market operations and (ii) the Bank of Canada's emergency lending policies. In these documents, the Bank also communicated any related changes being implemented. These documents are:

  1. Changes to the Bank of Canada’s Framework for Financial Market Operations”; and
  2. Bank of Canada Emergency Lending Policies Consultations: Summary and Responses to Comments Received

The Bank of Canada is grateful for the helpful comments that were provided from a variety of industry participants during the two-month consultation period.

Ron Allenby
Assistant Director
Financial Markets Department
Bank of Canada
613 782-8046

Alexandra Lai
Regulatory Policy
Bank of Canada
613 782-7667

Media Relations
Bank of Canada
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