Tag: Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada

Bulletin | Month of Change Edition | September 2023

In this bulletin: Compliance Café – OSC Staff Summary Report for Investment Fund and Structured Product Issuers Brewing Compliance Trends: Joint CSA and CIRO Review of Registrants’ Conflicts of Interest Practices CSA Year in Review; Fall’s Well that Ends Well In...

Bulletin | Paws & Reflection Edition | August 2023

In this bulletin: In the Dog House – Misleading Communications and Advisor Ranking Contests Summer Supervision: FSRA’s Plan for Credentialing Bodies Like a Cloudless August Sky, Ministry of Finance Quietly Proposes New Authorized Purposes for Enforcement Money...

Bulletin | Anti-Boredom Edition | July 2023

In this bulletin:  A Visit from Old Friends – OSC Releases Annual Summary Report for Dealers, Advisers and Investment Fund Managers  Learning Something New – CIRO’s Proposed New Proficiency Model A Trip Around Alberta – ASC Releases 2023 Annual Report Never a Dull...

Bulletin | April Showers Edition | April 2023

In this bulletin: Better Days Ahead: Proposed Amendments Regarding Diversity Disclosure AMPed for Spring: FSRA Proposes Guidance on Administrative Monetary Penalties FSRA Proposes Guidance to Cut Down Mortgage Fraud Three more Sakura Seasons, then Total Cost Reporting...

Sunny CSA Report on SRO Oversight

The CSA released the annual report (Report) summarizing its key activities in 2022 with respect to its oversight of what was then known as the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) and the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (MFDA) and...

BLG’s Resource Corner

Our colleagues at BLG have provided the following insights we thought might interest our readers: Cyber risk management guidance for Canadian corporate directors – 2023 Update Climate-related disclosures: The Big Three’s proxy voting guidance and expectations Canada’s...

Bulletin | Penguin Awareness Edition | January 2023

In this bulletin: Changes to Offering Memorandum Prospectus Exemption – Will New Issues be Grounded? Ontario’s Exempt Market (But Not Penguins) See Continued Growth FSRA Announces Consultation on Proposed Guidance on IT Risk Management – Filtering Out the Salt...