OTTAWA, Dec. 14 /CNW Telbec/ - On Wednesday, 16 December 2009, Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak to the National Forum (Canadian Club of Toronto and Empire Club of Canada).
Topic: Current Issues in Household Finances
Time: 13:05 (Eastern Time)
Place: Fairmont Royal York, Concert Hall
100 Front Street
Lock-up: At 11:20 (ET), copies of the speech will be made
available to journalists, under embargo, at a lock-up
to be held at the Bank's head office in Ottawa. The
embargo will be lifted at 12:50 (ET). (Please use the
East Tower entrance at 245 Sparks Street and have your
press card with you.) For security reasons, those
wishing to attend the lock-up must confirm by calling
Stephanie Bento at 613 782-7183 before 17:00 (ET) on
Tuesday, 15 December.
Distribution: The Governor's text will be available at 12:50 (ET):
- on site
- on the Bank's website
Press Conference: After the speech, at approximately 14:00 (ET), the
Governor will hold a press conference in Salon A.
Webcast: Audio webcasts of the speech and the press conference
will be accessible from this location.
SOURCE Bank of Canada
For further information: For further information: Jeremy Harrison, Tel. (613) 782-8782