Lawyer Profile Detail
AREA OF EXPERTISE
Université de Montréal
Université Paris II - Panthéon-Assas
Laure Fouin is a lawyer in McCarthy Tétrault’s Business Law Group in Montreal. Her practice focuses on securities law, M&A, structured finance and securitization, financial product regulation, private equity and Fintech.
Ms. Fouin holds a masters degree in business law and a masters degree in banking and financial law from Université Panthéon-Assas Paris II as well as an LLM from McGill University. She previously obtained a bachelor’s degree in business/tax law from and completed the required courses for admission into the Quebec Bar at the Université de Montréal.
Ms. Fouin is currently studying derivatives regulation in the doctoral program at McGill University, where she taught a course on credit default swaps and securitization.
Ms. Fouin was admitted to the Barreau du Québec in 2013. She is a member of the board of directors of the Finance and Sustainability Initiative (FSI). She is also a member of Young Canadians in Finance, of the Chambre de commerce française au Canada and of Women in Capital Markets.
Review of the Federal Financial Sector Framework - Department of Finance Canada Second Consultation Paper including Focus on Fintech, Open Banking
CSA Proposes National Derivatives Business Conduct Rules – Proposed Derivatives Registration Rules to Follow Later this Year
ISDA Whitepaper on Market Infrastructure
Department of Finance Canada Launches Consultation Process to Review the Federal Financial Sector Framework
Derivatives Update: CSA Propose Margin and Collateral Requirements for Non-Centrally Cleared Derivatives
Federal Government Introduces Bail-In Legislation: Bill C-15
One Form, More Information: Significant Changes to Canadian Report of Exempt Distribution Coming in June
Derivatives Update: A New Customer Clearing Rule and Changes to the Quebec Derivatives Regulation
Third Try: CSA Publishes Revised Mandatory Clearing Rules For OTC Derivatives
Amendments to TSX Company Manual Regarding Closed-end Funds, Exchange Traded Products and Structured Products
Transactions & Cases
BCE Completes $594 Million Acquisition of GLENTEL