Securities Law

BCN 2009/26 - Notice and Publication for Comment on Proposed Amendments to National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure, Form 81-106F1 and Companion Policy 81-106CP and Related Amendments [BCN - Lapsed]

Published Date: 2009-10-16
Rescinded Date: 2012-07-13
Related Document(s):

Concurrently Published:

Substance and purpose of the proposed amendments
The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA), except the Autorité des marchés financiers and the New Brunswick Securities Commission, are publishing for comment proposed amendments to:

  • National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
  • Form 81-106F1 Contents of Annual and Interim Management Report of Fund Performance
  • Companion Policy 81-106CP Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure

The attached CSA notice describes what we and other members of the CSA are proposing. The CSA notice also explains that the Autorité des marchés financiers and the New Brunswick Securities Commission intend to publish the proposed amendments, in French and English, during the first quarter of 2010.

The primary purpose of these changes is to accommodate the changeover to International Financial Reporting Standards. This notice sets out the proposed changes specific to investment funds.

Other Amendments
We are also publishing for comment proposed consequential amendments to the following Instruments and accompanying Companion Policies reflecting the impact of the changeover to IFRS:

  • Form 41-101F2 Information Required in an Investment Fund Prospectus
  • National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • Form 81-101F1 Contents of Simplified Prospectus
  • Companion Policy 81-101CP Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-102 Mutual Funds
  • National Instrument 81-104 Commodity Pools

The CSA notice describes where you can direct your comments relating to the proposed instruments.  We will consider all comments received by January 14, 2010.

Questions
You may refer questions to:

Christopher Birchall
Senior Securities Analyst
British Columbia Securities Commission
(604) 899-6722 or (800) 373-6393 (toll free in Canada)
cbirchall@bcsc.bc.ca

Carla-Marie Hait
Chief Accountant
British Columbia Securities Commission
(604) 899-6726 or (800) 373-6393 (toll free in Canada)
chait@bcsc.bc.ca

Manuele Albrino
Associate Chief Accountant
British Columbia Securities Commission
(604)899-6641 or (800) 373-6393 (toll free in Canada)
malbrino@bcsc.bc.ca

Noreen Bent
Manager and Senior Legal Counsel, Corporate Finance
British Columbia Securities Commission
(604) 899-6741 or (800) 373-6393 (toll free in Canada)
nbent@bcsc.bc.ca


October 16, 2009

 

Brenda M. Leong
Chair


This Notice may refer to other documents. These documents can be found at the B.C. Securities Commission public website at www.bcsc.bc.ca in the Policies & Instruments or Historical Policies & Instruments sections of the website.