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Documents by Lawyers at this office
AMF Now Requires Quebec Virtual Currency ATMs and Trading Platforms to be Licensed
Ana Badour,Claire Gowdy,Marjolaine Hémond Hotte, March 26, 2015
In Quebec, a business that operates a virtual currency automated teller machine, such as a bitcoin ATM, or that provides a platform for trading virtual currencies, will now be required to obtain a license under the Money-Services Businesses Act (the “Act”). On February 12th, 2015, the...
Draft Federal P&C Insurer Demutualization Regulations Issued
Ana Badour,Nancy J. Carroll,Frédéric Cotnoir, March 26, 2015
On February 28, 2015, the Department of Finance issued draft regulations under the Insurance Companies Act (Canada) providing the process to enable federally regulated mutual property and casualty insurance companies (Mutual P&Cs) to demutualize. Demutualization is the process of converting a...
Is Anyone Interested in PRPPs?
Lorraine Allard, March 26, 2015
A number of financial institutions and other providers are now offering pooled registered pension plans (PRPPs) and voluntary registered savings plans (VRSPs), the PRPP’s Quebec equivalent. Except for VRSPs, which are mandatory for employers who don’t offer pension plans or other...
Year Established: 1855
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