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Yield cos compared

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
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  • Canada
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  • December 10 2013

Use of the phrase "yield co" to describe three recent share flotations by NRG Yield, TransAlta Renewables and Pattern Energy Group, Inc. masks very

Top five things Canadian issuers need to know about the SEC's new oil and gas reporting requirements

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 11 2009

As one of its last acts of 2008, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) issued its final rule adopting revisions to the oil and gas reporting disclosure requirements applicable to all U.S. domestic and most foreign issuers (the Final Rule

The impact of passive foreign investment company tax rules on Canadian mining companies

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • June 14 2011

Many Canadian mining companies wishing to access U.S. capital markets find that the U.S. “passive foreign investment company” (PFIC) tax rules can present special problems

SEC adopts new mine safety disclosure rules

  • Dentons
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • February 6 2012

Effective January 27, 2012, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) has adopted new rules outlining how publicly traded mining companies must disclose in their quarterly and annual reports the mine safety information required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

U.S. Court of Appeals rules SEC conflict minerals disclosure requirement unconstitutional

  • McMillan LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • May 12 2014

On April 14, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"

Proposed merger of TSX and LSE to create world's 1 listings venue for natural resources and clean technology companies

  • DMH Stallard LLP
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  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 10 2011

On 9 February 2011, TMX Group Inc., the operator of the Toronto Stock Exchange and the Toronto Venture Exchange, and London Stock Exchange Group plc announced that they had agreed a £4.3 billion all-share merger of equals to combine Europe’s and Canada’s leading diversified exchange groups

BCSC releases 2012 Mining Report

  • Dentons
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 29 2013

On January 24, 2013, the British Columbia Securities Commission ("BCSC") released its 2012 Mining Report (the "Report"). The Report is the first of

Resource Revenue Transparency: new disclosure rules forthcoming for Canadian mining and oil & gas companies

  • Davis LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 13 2013

In June, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that Canada will join other G8 countries and adopt mandatory reporting rules for mining and oil gas

CSA proposes enhancements to oil and gas disclosure

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 18 2013

The Canadian Securities Administrators yesterday proposed amendments to NI 51-101 Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities intended to

BCSC announces streamlined short-form prospectus reviews for mining issuers

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • July 16 2009

The British Columbia Securities Commission recently announced that effective September 1, 2009, mining companies will be able to apply for an advance review of their technical disclosure in order to facilitate the timely receipt of a short-form prospectus