Regulatory capital is the amount of capital a bank or other financial institution has to hold as required by its financial regulator. CIBC’s regulatory capital requirements are determined in accordance with guidelines issued by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI), which are based on the risk-based capital standards developed by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS).
The table below lists the regulatory capital instruments included in Basel III regulatory capital. Further information on CIBC’s regulatory capital position may be found in the following locations:
Within the Quarterly Report to Shareholders and Supplementary Financial Information
CIBC's latest Annual Report
Main features of regulatory capital instruments
Regulatory Capital Instruments (PDF, 425 KB)