Ontario Securities Commission

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Ontario Securities Commission
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Agency overview
HeadquartersToronto, Ontario, Canada
Agency executive

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is a regulatory agency which administers and enforces securities legislation in the Canadian province of Ontario. The OSC is an Ontario Crown corporation which reports to the Ontario legislature through the Minister of Finance.

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The OSC administers the Ontario Securities Act and the Commodity Futures Act and with about 500 employees,[2] is the largest securities regulator in Canada, and has the Toronto Stock Exchange within its jurisdiction.

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  1. ^ "Ontario Nominates New Chair and CEO of the Ontario Securities Commission". Ontario Securities Commission. January 26, 2016. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  2. ^ Skauge, Craig; Pettipas, Cora (March 8, 2013). "Re: OSC Staff Consultation Paper 45-710" (PDF). National Exempt Market Association. Retrieved 17 December 2015.

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