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Canadian securities regulators abandon certain key amendments to early warning system
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 15 2014

Further to our March 2013 bulletin, we are reporting an update on the 2013 Proposals of the Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") to amend


Can the New Crowdfunding Exemption Be Used for Debt Securities?
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • January 12 2016

On January 25, 2016 Multilateral Instrument 45-108 Crowdfunding (the "Crowdfunding Exemption") will come into force in Canada. The Ontario Securities


OSC adopts existing security holder prospectus exemption
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • May 27 2015

Further to our March 2014 update, the Ontario Securities Commission (the OSC) has followed suit with the majority of Canadian reporting jurisdictions


British Columbia Securities Commission seeks to limit exercise of public interest power in the enforcement context
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • May 20 2015

The public interest power has been the subject of much controversy, and increasingly so with its more frequent use by securities regulators in Canada


Expert Panel Report makes recommendations regarding federal derivatives regulation
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • February 4 2009

On January 12, 2009, the Expert Panel on Securities Regulation (the “Expert Panel”) delivered its Final Report and Recommendations (the “Final Report”) recommending the creation of a single national securities regulator, a draft national Securities Act (the “Draft Act”) and commentary on the Draft Act


A tailored fit: streamlined disclosure rules to suit venture issuers
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • April 16 2015

Just as the modern business suit has become slim and trim, so too are the disclosure rules for venture issuers changing with the times. Recognizing


Création de richesse au Québec : le chaînon manquant
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • October 2 2014

Le Régime d'épargne-actions du Québec est censé prendre fin le 31 décembre 2014 et le Québec ne compte que 7 des sociétés inscrites à la cote des


The first concrete step in the OSC's exempt market reform initiative: introducing the Existing Security Holder Prospectus Exemption
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • December 2 2014

On November 27, 2014, the Ontario Securities Commission ("OSC") announced certain rule amendments that will give effect to a new capital raising


CSA proposes changes to make rights offerings more attractive to reporting issuers
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • December 2 2014

Rights offerings allow issuers to raise capital while providing existing security holders with the opportunity to avoid dilution of their holdings


CSA publishes update on proposal for alternative investment funds
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • February 18 2015

On February 12, 2015, the Canadian Securities Administrators ("CSA") published an update on the proposal for a comprehensive regulatory framework for