GIC Rates

Top 1 to 5 Year GIC Rates as of 25 August 2016
Name of Issuer Cashable Term Annual
Rate
Annual
Compound Rate
Semi-Annual
Rate
Monthly
Rate
*BANK OF MONTREAL After 30 Days 1 YR 0.850% N/A       N/A      N/A
*BANK OF MONTREAL MORTGAGE CORP After 30 Days 1 YR 0.850% N/A       N/A      N/A
*BMO TRUST After 30 Days 1 YR 0.850% N/A       N/A      N/A
PEOPLES TRUST N/A 1 YR 1.500% N/A       1.250%      1.250%
BANK OF MONTREAL N/A 1 YR 1.450% N/A       1.350%      1.300%
BANK OF MONTREAL MORTGAGE CORP N/A 1 YR 1.450% N/A       1.350%      1.300%
BMO TRUST N/A 1 YR 1.450% N/A       1.350%      1.300%
LAURENTIAN BANK N/A 2 YR 1.650% 1.650%       1.400%      1.275%
CDN WESTERN BK N/A 2 YR 1.630% 1.630%       N/A      1.380%
EQUITABLE BANK N/A 3 YR 1.760% 1.760%       1.720%      1.670%
LAURENTIAN BANK N/A 3 YR 1.760% 1.760%       1.510%      1.385%
CDN WESTERN BK N/A 3 YR 1.750% 1.750%       N/A      1.500%
LAURENTIAN BANK N/A 4 YR 1.810% 1.810%       1.560%      1.435%
CDN WESTERN BK N/A 4 YR 1.800% 1.800%       N/A      1.550%
CONCENTRA FINANCIAL N/A 5 YR 2.000% 2.000%       N/A      N/A
PRESIDENTS CHOICE BK N/A 5 YR 1.920% 1.920%       1.870%      1.820%

* Fully cashable (with accrued interest) after the specified number of days from the date of purchase. Non-BMO** cashable GICs may require a longer holding period than the specified number of days from the date of purchase in order for the accrued interest to be payable. Please note that issuers do not include settlement date in their calculation of accrued interest.
** BMO Trust Company and Bank of Montreal Mortgage Corp. are wholly-owned subsidiaries of Bank of Montreal and members of the BMO Financial Group.
*** Vancity GICs are not eligible for deposit insurance coverage by the Canadian Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC) but they are 100% guaranteed by the Credit Union Deposit Insurance Corporation of British Columbia.