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Source: Canada : Financial Sector Assessment Program: Detailed Assessment of the Level of Implementation of the IOSCO Principles and Objectives of Securities Regulation

Volume/Issue: 2008/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 February 2008

ISBN: 9781451807042

Keywords: regulatory agencies, market participants, market intermediaries, iosco principles

The regulatory framework for the securities market of Canada exhibits high levels of implementation of the International Organization of Securities Commissions' (IOSCO) Principles. The regulatory framework for most...

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Source: Canada : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Impact on the Insurance Sector of a Low Interest Rate Environment-Technical Note

Volume/Issue: 2014/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2014

ISBN: 9781484330272

Keywords: life insurance, insurance companies, policyholders, insurance products, accounting standards

This paper discusses Canada's Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) impact on the insurance sector of a low interest rate environment. It highlights that actuarial standards on valuation of liabilities require...

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Source: Canada : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Stress Testing-Technical Note

Volume/Issue: 2014/69

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2014

ISBN: 9781475523096

Keywords: banking, income statement, interest expense, dividend payout

This paper examines the stress testing module of the 2013 Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) update for Canada. The IMF report highlights the three major segments of the domestic financial covered during th...

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Source: Canada : Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes

Volume/Issue: 2014/30

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

ISBN: 9781616359492

Keywords: risk management, banking supervision, supervisory approach, supervisory framework, legal entity

This paper discusses key findings of the Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes for Canada. Canada has a very high level of compliance with the Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision. In r...

Canada

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Source: Canada : Financial Sector Stability Assessment

Volume/Issue: 2014/29

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Western Hemisphere Dept.

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 03 February 2014

ISBN: 9781616358006

Keywords: mortgage insurance, credit risk, market risk, life insurance, life insurers

This report discusses key findings of the Financial Sector Stability Assessment on Canada. Canada's financial system successfully navigated the global financial crisis, and stress tests suggest that major financial...

Canada

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Source: Canada : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Insurance Core Principles-Detailed Assessment of Observance

Volume/Issue: 2014/72

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2014

ISBN: 9781475523652

Keywords: policyholders, reinsurance, risk management, supervisory framework

This Detailed Assessment report, a part of the 2013 Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) of Canada, assesses Canada's regulatory regime and supervisory practices against the international standards. The IMF r...

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America? »

Source: Did the Basel Accord Cause a Credit Slowdown in Latin America?

Volume/Issue: 2005/38

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Thomas Cosimano , Ralph Chami , and Adolfo Barajas

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2005

ISBN: 9781451860573

Keywords: Basel Accord, Capital Channel, banking, deposit insurance, bank loans, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit, Financial Institutions and Services,

Drawing from a unique data set comprising 2,893 banks and 152 countries over the period 1987 to 2000, we test whether the adoption of the Basel Accord by Latin American and Caribbean countries was responsible for t...

The Global Macroeconomic Costs of Raising Bank Capital Adequacy Requirements

The Global Macroeconomic Costs of Raising Bank Capital Adequacy Requirements »

Source: The Global Macroeconomic Costs of Raising Bank Capital Adequacy Requirements

Volume/Issue: 2012/44

Series: IMF Working Papers

Author(s): Francis Vitek , and Scott Roger

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 01 February 2012

ISBN: 9781463936457

Keywords: Basel III, inflation, monetary fund, Financial Markets and the Macroeconomy, Open Economy Macroeconomics, Financial Institutions and Services: Government Policy and Regulation,

This paper examines the transitional macroeconomic costs of a synchronized global increase in bank capital adequacy requirements under Basel III, as well as a capital increase covering globally systemically importa...

Canada
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program:  Detailed Assessment of the Level of Implementation of the IOSCO Principles and Objectives of Securities Regulation

Canada : Financial Sector Assessment Program: Detailed Assessment of the Level of Implementation of the IOSCO Principles and Objectives of Securities Regulation »

Volume/Issue: 2008/61

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 13 February 2008

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781451807042.002

ISBN: 9781451807042

Keywords: regulatory agencies, market participants, market intermediaries, iosco principles

The regulatory framework for the securities market of Canada exhibits high levels of implementation of the International Organization of Securities Commissions' (IOSCO) Principles. The regulatory framework for most...

Canada
			: Financial Sector Assessment Program-Impact on the Insurance Sector of a Low Interest Rate Environment-Technical Note

Canada : Financial Sector Assessment Program-Impact on the Insurance Sector of a Low Interest Rate Environment-Technical Note »

Volume/Issue: 2014/68

Series: IMF Staff Country Reports

Author(s): International Monetary Fund. Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

Publication Date: 07 March 2014

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5089/9781484330272.002

ISBN: 9781484330272

Keywords: life insurance, insurance companies, policyholders, insurance products, accounting standards

This paper discusses Canada's Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) impact on the insurance sector of a low interest rate environment. It highlights that actuarial standards on valuation of liabilities require...