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Regulatory overkill, Canadian style
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 25 2011

Last week, I highlighted regulatory overkill in the U.S. where, together, Congress and the SEC have proposed scorched earth solutions to the issues raised by the financial crisis


SEC proposals on ABS: representations and warranties, part II
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • October 21 2010

Well here's one that potentially has direct bearing on the Canadian ABS market


'We are all macro-prudentialists now': the brave new world of systemic risk
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • June 25 2012

It wasn’t long after the immediate, frenzied response to the financial crisis that governments and regulators began to turn their minds to the fault lines that had been exposed in the financial system as a whole and to ways in which these could and should be addressed


Regulatory overkill, American style
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 18 2011

Emerging from the vast literature generated by the recent financial crisis are two competing narratives attempting to identify the root cause of the crisis


Recent developments in the Regulation of Shadow Banking
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 15 2013

Over the summer and fall shadow banking regulation moved forward on several fronts. First, the SEC proposed rules that would reform the way money


Proposals for the regulation of shadow banking postscript
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 24 2013

Short term investors are extremely risk-adverse. They demand two things at minimum - ready access to and the safety of their principal. When risk


Overview of comments of CSA securitization proposals
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • October 14 2011

On August 31 the comment period in respect of the Canadian Securities Administrators’ Proposed Securitized Product Rules ended


Overview of comments on CSA's prospectus disclosure proposals
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • October 18 2011

For the most part the CSA’s proposed prospectus disclosure rules escaped substantive comment although we and a few others did provide some technical comments


Overview of comments on the CSA's exempt market proposals
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • October 24 2011

Whereas the comments on the definition of securitized product and the prospectus disclosure proposals were quite limited and restrained, those on the proposed exempt market rules were both extensive and harshly critical


Overview of comments on SEC's re-proposal of shelf eligibility conditions
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • November 2 2011

As reported earlier, on July 26, 2011 the SEC issued for comment a proposing release entitled “Re-Proposal of Shelf Eligibility for Asset-Backed Securities and Other Additional Requests” (the Re-Proposal