The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF), the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC), the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) and the Bank of Canada have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to facilitate co-operation in carrying out their respective oversight responsibilities for financial market infrastructures (FMIs). The MOU establishes a common framework for information sharing, consultation and coordination among these authorities with respect to their collaborative oversight of the CDSX system operated by the Canadian Depository for Securities and the Canadian Derivatives Clearing Service operated by the Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation. The MOU provides a structure for co-operation among the parties in order to promote the safety and efficiency of these FMIs.

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