February 11th, 2016

Request to Delay Implementation of the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan

Letter to the The Honourable Kathleen Wynne, Premier of Ontario: The Portfolio Management Association of Canada is writing to reiterate our concerns with regard to the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (“ORPP”) and to urge the Ontario government to postpone the implementation of the … Continue reading

February 10th, 2016

2016 Federal Pre-Budget Consultations

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”) is pleased to submit comments on recommended priorities for the 2016 Federal Budget. PMAC’s Members invest the assets of individual Canadians who are saving for retirement and the assets of both traditional defined … Continue reading

December 23rd, 2015

Capital Markets Act: A Revised Consultation Draft

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (PMAC) through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to participate in the consultations regarding the draft uniform provincial and territorial capital markets act (the CMA) along with the … Continue reading

November 23rd, 2015

Canadian Retirement Savings and Pension Reform

On behalf of the Members of the Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”), we are writing to formally introduce ourselves and to provide input into the Government’s consideration of retirement savings reforms and options. This is an exciting time for … Continue reading

November 23rd, 2015

The Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP) and Canadian Pension Reform

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”), through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is writing to reiterate our concerns with regard to the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (“ORPP”) and to provide our recommendations on Canadian pension reform. PMAC supports … Continue reading

November 1st, 2015

CSA Staff Notice and Request for Comment 21-315 – Next Steps in Regulation and Transparency of the Fixed Income Market

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (PMAC), through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to submit comments regarding CSA Notice and Request for Comment 21-315 Next Steps in Regulation and Transparency of the Fixed … Continue reading

October 13th, 2015

Proposed Amendments to NI 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions relating to Reports of Exempt Distribution

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (PMAC), through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to submit comments regarding CSA Notice and Request for Comment Proposed Amendments to National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions relating to … Continue reading

September 21st, 2015

Consultation on Financial Advisory and Financial Planning Policy Alternatives

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”), through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to participate in the Ontario government consultation process (the “Consultation”) regarding Financial Advisory and Financial Planning Policy Alternatives. We believe … Continue reading

September 18th, 2015

Consultation on Changing Workplaces Review – Employment Standards Act and Labour Relations Code

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”), through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to participate in the Changing Workplaces Review Consultation (the “Consultation”). The Consultation considers how the Labour Relations Act, 1995 and … Continue reading

September 16th, 2015

Consultation on Mandating a Summary Disclosure Document for Exchange-Traded Mutual Funds (ETF) and it’s Delivery

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”), through its Industry Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to participate in the consultation process regarding the summary disclosure document called “ETF Facts” and the content and delivery of ETF … Continue reading

September 10th, 2015

Consultations on a Voluntary Supplement to the Canadian Pension Plan (CPP)

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”), through its Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee, is pleased to have the opportunity to participate in the consultation process regarding the Government’s review of options for a voluntary supplement to the Canada Pension … Continue reading

September 4th, 2015

Proposed Amendments to the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Regulations

The Portfolio Management Association of Canada (“PMAC”) is pleased to have the opportunity to submit the following comments in response to the July 4, 2015 Federal government proposed amended regulations (the “Proposed Amendments”) under the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) … Continue reading