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Canadian Structured Finance Law Blog

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CSA Proposes Market Conduct Rule for Derivatives Dealers and Advisors

Canada - April 7 2017 On April 4, 2017, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published a notice and request for comment on their proposed business conduct rule…

Quebec AMF revisits proposal for "hedger" certification and proposes counterparty "hedger" identification requirement

Canada - March 1 2017 On February 1, 2017, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial markets regulator, published proposed amendments to the…

All bets are off: Quebec AMF moves to ban short-term binary options

Canada, USA - March 1 2017 On February 1, 2017, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial markets regulator, published proposed amendments to the…

OSFI offers some flexibility for timing to comply with Variation Margin Rules

Canada - February 28 2017 OSFI published a letter on February 24, 2017 allowing for a transition period in limited circumstances to facilitate compliance with the requirements…

OSFI announces transitional period for compliance with Variation Margin Rules

Canada - February 24 2017 This afternoon OSFI issued an important letter allowing for transitional relief from the March 1, 2017 deadline for certain in-scope transactions…

New Light on Shadow Banking: The FSB's New Report on Rehypothecation of Client Assets

Canada - February 6 2017 The Financial Stability Board has been considering the possible harmonization of rules relating to rehypothecation of client assets in securities…

Final Canadian Mandatory Clearing Rule Published

Canada - January 20 2017 The Canadian Securities Administrators’ (CSA) have published the final version of proposed National Instrument 94-101 Mandatory Central Counterparty…

Final Customer Collateral Rule Published by CSA

Canada - January 20 2017 On January 19, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published the final form of the segregation and portability rule relating to customer…

Quebec derivatives scope rule expanded to cover CCP clearing and customer clearing instruments

Canada - January 20 2017 The Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial services regulator confirmed yesterday that, subject to necessary approvals, (i)…

CDIC publishes guidance note on bank resolution

Canada - November 21 2016 While reading the provisions of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Act dealing with member institution resolution regimes is excellent brain…