The Bank of Canada releases the Financial System Review

OTTAWA – The Financial System Review will be released on Thursday, May 14, 2020.


The Financial System Review (FSR) summarizes the Governing Council’s judgment on the main vulnerabilities and risks to the stability of the Canadian financial system and highlights the efforts of the Bank and other Canadian and international regulatory authorities to mitigate those risks.


10:00 (Eastern Time)


There will be no lock-up for this event.

Media Briefing Session

There will be no briefing session for this event.


The Financial System Review will be available at 10:00 (ET) on the Bank’s website.

Media Availability

At 10:30 (ET), Stephen S. Poloz, Governor of the Bank of Canada, and Carolyn A. Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor, will hold a press conference via teleconference only.

Reporters will not be able to attend in person. Accredited journalists who wish to ask questions by telephone must contact Media Relations for dial-in information before noon (ET) on Wednesday, May 13. The opening statement will be available on the Bank’s website at 10:30 (ET).


Audio and video webcasts of the press conference will be accessible from the Bank’s website.


For more information, please contact Media Relations.

Content Type(s): Press, Media advisories

Financial System Review - Press Conference (Webcasts) - May 2020

Press conference by Governor Stephen S. Poloz and Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn A. Wilkins. (10:30 (ET) approx.).