OTTAWA – On Friday, April 12, 2019, Deputy Governor Timothy Lane of the Bank of Canada will participate in a panel discussion at the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Topic

CBDC: Should Central Banks issue Digital Currencies?

Time

14:00 (Eastern Time)

Place

International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Cedar Hall, HQ1-1-660
700 19th Street, NW
Washington, DC

Lock-Up

There will be no media lock-up for this event.

Distribution

The Deputy Governor’s remarks will not be published.

Media Availability

There will be no media availability for this event.

Audience Q&A

There will be no audience Q&A period.

Webcast

There will be no Bank of Canada webcast for this event.

Note

Media wishing to attend are asked to register online for the IMF Spring Meeting or contact press@imf.org.

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