Amendments to instrument regarding designated rating organizations approved

May 23, 2013

The OSC announced today that amendments to the registration, prospectus and continuous disclosure rules related to National Instrument 25-101 Designated Rating Organizations have received Ministerial approval. As we've previously discussed, the amendments are intended to fully implement the new regulatory regime surrounding designated rating organizations pursuant to NI 25-101 Designated Rating Organizations .

The amendments come into force on May 31, 2013.

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