Establishing a Financial Institution in Canada: Questions and Answers

July 17, 2020

Two members of our Banking & Finance Group – Elizabeth Breen and Meaghan Obee Tower - recently authored a chapter of a Thomson Reuters/Practical Law publication on establishing a financial institution in Canada.

Written in Q&A format, this publication reviews key issues in this area with specific reference to the following topics:

  • Trends in the financial services industry
  • Governing regulations
  • Commonly used legal structures
  • Licences and authorizations
  • Tax issues

We are pleased to be able to make this publication available for downloading.

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