Advance provision of benchmark details for Government of Canada bond auctions

Effective immediately, the Bank of Canada, as fiscal agent to the Government of Canada, is announcing that benchmark details (maturity date) for Government of Canada bonds will now be published ahead of each fiscal quarter within its existing Quarterly Bond Schedule publications. This move is intended to bring additional transparency and certainty to the market for these securities.

For further information, please contact:


Director
Funds Management and Banking Department
Bank of Canada
613-782-8265


Senior Director
Funds Management Division
Department of Finance Canada
613-369-3898

Media:

Media Relations
Bank of Canada

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