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A Q-Theory of Banks

Using stock market data on banks, we show that the book value of loans recognizes losses with a delay. This delayed accounting is important for regulation because the requirements regulators impose are based on book values.
September 23, 2021

Sharpening our insights

Effective, evidence-based policy decisions require insights deepened by understanding. We will listen to Canadians’ diverse perceptions and concerns. At the same time, we will work hard to clearly explain the intent and relevance of the Bank’s objectives, and what is needed to achieve them. More than ever, we are focused on turning insights into actions that inspire confidence.
September 23, 2021

Our vision, our values, our promise

Building on the principles that have always guided us—excellence, integrity and respect—we embrace three core values that define who we are and how we work together.
September 23, 2021

Harnessing the power of innovation

We will challenge ourselves to be bold and creative, building on what we have accomplished to address emerging challenges and explore new directions. Fulfilling our promise to Canadians means working, as always, to the highest standards of excellence. It also means striving constantly to think ahead, integrating innovative strategies into every aspect of our work.
September 23, 2021

Strengthening our operations

When each day brings new expectations for tomorrow, we must be increasingly nimble while remaining focused and disciplined in delivering on our mandate. Going forward, we will continuously refine and enhance all aspects of the Bank’s operations while maintaining the rigour, integrity and vigilance that sustain our success.
September 23, 2021

Unlocking the potential of our people

The benefits of advancing equity, diversity and inclusion are clear. Ensuring that everyone is heard and feels valued leads to better decision making, greater adaptability, more creative thinking and stronger overall performance. We will embrace and celebrate difference, encouraging the Bank’s employees to grow and thrive in a flexible, supportive environment designed to include everyone.
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