Annotated Ontario Securities Legislation, 43rd Edition, 2015

Annotated Ontario Securities Legislation, 43rd Edition provides essential information for practitioners dealing with securities laws in Ontario, including:

  • Full text of the Ontario Securities Act, Regulation, and Forms
  • Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) Rules, Policies, and Notices
  • National Instruments and Policy Statements
  • Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) Notices
  • Rules of Procedure

It also provides current changes to the Ontario securities regulatory scheme, plus extensive annotations from Canada's top securities law experts at McCarthy Tétrault LLP.

Copies of the text are available at

What's new in the 43rd Edition:

  • Amendments to National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure, and to Companion Policy 81-101CP; the amendments come into force on March 11, 2015 and May 30, 2016
  • New CSA Staff Notice 11-328 Notice of Local Amendments in Alberta and the Adoption of Multilateral Amendments in Yukon, issued on March 12, 2015
  • Amendments to OSC Rule 13-502 Fees and OSC Rule 13-503 (Commodity Futures Act) Fees, Companion Policies 13 502CP and 13-503CP, and related forms, which will be brought into force in April 2015
  • Amendments to National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions, and related documents; these amendments are expected to come into force in most CSA jurisdictions on May 5, 2015
  • Amendments to National Instrument 51-101 Standards of Disclosure for Oil and Gas Activities, and related documents, which are expected to be brought into force on July 1, 2015

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