November 18, 2022 To offer Canadians an opportunity to directly support Ukraine, the Government of Canada announced that it will issue a Ukraine Sovereignty Bond. The five-year, $500 million bond, denominated in Canadian dollars, will be issued in late November 2022.
November 7, 2022 The Government of Canada Market Functioning Steering Group (GMF) published a consultation paper and an FAQ document today on a proposed fee for failing to settle GoC bond and bill transactions.
November 3, 2022 Today, the Fall 2022 Debt Management Strategy Consultations Summary is being published in conjunction with the release of the Government of Canada’s Economic and Fiscal Update 2022.
November 1, 2022 The Bank of Canada and the Department of Finance are announcing the resumption of the Government of Canada Cash Management Bond Buyback (CMBB) program.
October 7, 2022 On May 16, 2022 CARR launched a public consultation on whether there was a need for a forward-looking Term CORRA benchmark to replace CDOR in certain types of loan facilities.
September 15, 2022 The Department of Finance and the Bank of Canada are seeking the views of government securities distributors, institutional investors, and other interested parties on issues related to the design and operation of the Government of Canada’s domestic debt program for 2023-24 and beyond.
September 13, 2022
Bank of Canada to delay bond auction in observance of federal Day of Mourning; will support key payment and settlement systems as well as financial marketsIn observance of the federal Day of Mourning to mark the death of Queen Elizabeth II, the Bank of Canada will postpone the auction of 10-year Government of Canada bonds that had been scheduled for Monday, September 19.
August 3, 2022 The Canadian Alternative Reference Rate working group (CARR) today published recommended fallback language for new and existing loan agreements where the interest rate benchmark is the Canadian Dollar Offered Rate (CDOR).
July 29, 2022 The Canadian Foreign Exchange Committee (CFEC) released today the results of its April 2022 semi-annual survey of foreign exchange volumes in Canada.
June 14, 2022 Reflecting a number of requests for additional time to respond to CARR’s Term CORRA consultation, CARR will now accept comments until June 30, 2022.