Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation

Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation

September 19, 2007 10:54 ET

Media Advisory : CDIC 2007 Annual Public Meeting

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Sept. 19, 2007) - The Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation will be holding its 2007 Annual Public Meeting in Vancouver, B.C., on September 25, 2007. Journalists and members of the public are welcome to attend. CDIC will provide information about its deposit insurance program. Members of the audience will have the opportunity to ask questions.

Meeting details:

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Floata Seafood Restaurant

180 Keefer Street, 4th Floor

Vancouver, British Columbia

Directions to Floata Seafood Restaurant are available on CDIC's website

About CDIC

CDIC is a federal Crown corporation that provides deposit insurance against the loss of deposits with its member institutions in the event of their failure. Eligible deposits are automatically insured for up to $100,000 per person at each member institution. As of April 30, 2007, CDIC insured $477 billion in deposits at its member institutions. CDIC members include Canadian banks, loan companies and trust companies that take deposits, as well as associations governed by the Cooperative Credit Associations Act that take deposits. CDIC is funded by premiums assessed on its member institutions and does not receive federal tax dollars.

Contact Information

  • Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation
    Sophie Roux
    Director, Communications and Public Affairs
    613-995-6548 or Cell: 613-612-1068