Speech by Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada

OTTAWA – On Thursday, March 11, 2021, Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak by videoconference to Restaurants Canada. 

Topic

Savings in the time of COVID-19, and the outlook for household spending

Time

13:30 (Eastern Time)

Place

The speech will be delivered by videoconference.

Lock-Up

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

Distribution

The Deputy Governor’s text will be available on the Bank’s website at 13:30 (ET).

Media Availability

At approximately 14:45 (ET), the 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  for dial-in information before noon (ET) on Wednesday, March 10.

Audience Q&A

There will be an audience Q&A period.

Webcast

Audio and video webcasts of the speech and media questions will be available.

 

Note

For more information, please contact .

Content Type(s): Press, Media advisories

Related information

March 11, 2021 Restaurants Canada - Speech (Webcasts)

Savings in the time of COVID-19, and the outlook for household spending - Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, speaks by videoconference to Restaurants Canada (13:30 (ET) approx.). 

March 11, 2021 Restaurants Canada - Media Availability (Webcasts)

Savings in the time of COVID-19, and the outlook for household spending - Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, takes questions from reporters by videoconference following his remarks (14:45 (ET) approx.).