Capital Markets: Incremental Reforms


In order to maintain Canada as a global hub for mine equity financing active steps to improve the efficiency of regulatory processes should be taken. Securities regulators achieve that through incremental improvements that are based on targeted public consultations.

This section covers recent PDAC responses to consultations regarding securities regulation that could potential provide such incremental improvements.

March 19, 2021 - Activist Short Selling: Response to CSA Consultation Paper 25-403 (March 19, 2021), aimed at addressing the presence of activist short sellers in Canadian markets. Learn more.

August 7, 2019 - At the market (ATM) Financing: Response to proposed amendments to National Instrument 44-102 Shelf Distributions (NI 44-102) and to Companion Policy 44-102CP Shelf Distributions (44-102CP), aimed at enabling ATM offering in Canada. Learn more.