Lawyer Profile Detail
Christopher J Bamford
AREA OF EXPERTISE
University of Toronto
Christopher J. Bamford is an associate in the Business Law and Financial Services groups, focusing on structured finance, securitization and derivatives.
Chris has participated in multiple securitizations involving a range of asset classes, including commercial and residential mortgages, trade receivables and auto loans. He has been involved with developments in the clearing and reporting of OTC derivatives transactions, advising Canadian market participants on the emerging Canadian regulatory framework and on the impact of foreign legislation such as the Dodd-Frank Act and the European Market Infrastructure Regulation.
Chris was called to the Ontario bar in 2015. He holds a BCom in Finance from the University of British Columbia and an LLB from the University of Toronto. He is a candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst program.
CSA Proposes National Derivatives Business Conduct Rules – Proposed Derivatives Registration Rules to Follow Later this Year
OSFI Publishes Final Margin Requirements For Non-Centrally Cleared Derivatives Transactions
Third Try: CSA Publishes Revised Mandatory Clearing Rules For OTC Derivatives
CSA Proposes Amendments to OTC Derivatives Trade Reporting Rules in Alberta, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut
CSA Introduces OTC Derivatives Trade Reporting Rules in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut