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Marketplaces, SROs & Clearing Agencies


The OSC oversees the operation of marketplaces, self-regulatory organizations (SROs), clearing agencies, and investor protection funds in Ontario. It promotes compliance with the requirements of the Securities Act (Ontario), as well as with any related rules and policies.

This section of the OSC’s website provides information on how the OSC oversees marketplaces, SROs, clearing agencies, and investor protection funds including:

  • the recognition or approval of marketplaces, SROs, clearing agencies, and investor protection funds
  • marketplaces, SROs, clearing agencies, and investor protection funds operating in Ontario
  • regulatory and filing requirements, and
  • policy initiatives related to market structure and marketplace operation.

The information in this section should be taken as a guide. The content is not intended to provide investment, financial, accounting, legal, tax or other professional advice and should not be relied upon or regarded as a substitute for such advice. We recommend that you seek advice from a qualified professional advisor before acting on any information or other content appearing on this web site or any web site to which it may be linked.

May 26, 2016OSC Staff Notice of Request for Comment - Amendments to Operations Manual to Add Netting Cycles
May 26, 2016Notice of Effective Date – Technical Amendments to CDS Procedures – Entitlement payments for Depository Trust Company-registered securities offering a Canadian-Dollar Payment Option
May 26, 2016Request for Comments - Amendments to TSX Company Manual
May 19, 2016OSC Staff Notice of Request for Comment - Material Amendments to CDS Rules Related to Timing of Novation
May 19, 2016OSC Notice and Request for Comment - Application for Exemption from Recognition as an Exchange