Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions

Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions

March 30, 2006 11:53 ET

OSFI/Media Advisory: Nicholas Le Pan to address the Conference Board of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 30, 2006) -

Attention: Business/Financial Editors



Nicholas Le Pan to address the Conference Board of Canada

Speaker: Nicholas Le Pan
Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Office of the
Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI)

Topic: Effective Governance in Financial Institutions

Date: Monday, April 3, 2006

Time: Speech delivery at 8:30 a.m. MST

Location: Britannia Room, Westin Calgary, Calgary, Alberta


In his remarks to the Conference Board of Canada, Nicholas Le Pan
will provide insight into the unique corporate governance challenges
faced by financial institutions.

Mr. Le Pan will also discuss OSFI's approach to assessing corporate governance and the ongoing need to adapt to changes in the financial services environment. Finally, Mr. Le Pan will speak on the importance of effective internal oversight as it pertains to corporate governance.

There will be a media availability with Mr. Le Pan at approximately 10:15 a.m.

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institution is responsible for the regulation and supervision of some 450 federal financial institutions and 1284 federal private pension plans.

Contact Information

  • OSFI
    Rod Giles
    Communications and Public Affairs
    (613) 993-1678