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Australian Regulator Issues Guidance on Use of Distributed Ledger Technology: The View from Canada
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Australia, Canada
  • April 5 2017

In an effort to help regulated entities and interested parties evaluate whether the use of distributed ledger technology (DLT) would enable them to


A Canadian Perspective: Proposed Amendments to Delaware’s General Corporation Law Would Enable Use of Blockchain
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 31 2017

On March 13, 2017, the Council of the Corporation Law Section of the Delaware State Bar Association released proposed legislation that would amend


U.S. Consumer Protection Regulator Consults on Use of Alternative Credit Data
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • March 25 2017

On February 16, 2017, the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (the “CFPB”) issued a Request for Information (“RFI”) seeking feedback from the


Budget 2017: Financial Institutions Update
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 24 2017

The 2017 federal budget (the "Budget") announced a number of measures directed to the financial services sector, including plans to strengthen the


Blockchain applications may be caught by Ontario’s securities law
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 8 2017

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) has issued a press release advising stakeholders that Ontario securities law may apply to any use of


Initiatives des Autorités canadiennes en valeurs mobilières sur les Fintech : bac à sable réglementaire et coopération
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • March 2 2017

Le 23 février 2017, les Autorités canadiennes en valeurs mobilières (ACVM) ont annoncé le lancement d’un bac à sable réglementaire. L’objectif du bac


Modifications proposées au Règlement sur les instruments dérivés du Québec
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 22 2017

Le 1er février 2017, l’Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) a publié pour consultation des modifications proposées (Modifications proposées) au


Partnerships between Banks and Fintech Companies: A Continuing Trend for 2017
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 22 2017

Fintech companies are offering game-changing products and services in the financial services sector, responding to customer demand for frictionless


OSFI Approves the Use of Notice-and-Access by Banks and Insurance Companies
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • February 16 2017

Under the notice-and-access process introduced under Canadian provincial securities laws in 2013, a public corporation can deliver its management


Fintech Regulatory Developments: 2016 Year in Review
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada, Global
  • January 3 2017

This year was a tremendously active year for Fintech in Canada and internationally, and 2017 promises to be even more so. In the Fall of 2016, we