Cease Trade Orders

View the current cease traded issuers list.

To locate cease trade orders, use the following sources:

  • Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) National Cease Trade Order (CTO) Database New window
    The National CTO database includes outstanding CTOs for companies and individuals from BC and other Canadian jurisdictions. Historical company CTO coverage begins in 1971 for some jurisdictions. The CSA website provides specific information about the coverage of the National CTO database New window.

    The National CTO database includes cease trade orders for failure to file as well as cease trade orders found in enforcement decisions, settlements, and temporary orders. 
  • BCSC Decisions & Orders
    BCSC Decisions & Orders includes cease trade order documents (including enforcement decisions, settlements, and temporary orders that may include cease trade orders) issued by the British Columbia Securities Commission against companies and individuals since November 1, 1996.   
Last Updated: 3/12/2012