Public Opinion Feedback Deadline Extended until Mar-8-2013: OSC RELEASES EQUITY CROWDFUNDING PROPOSAL

Posted by:  NCFA Canada |  Craig Asano

Download OSC Proposed Crowdfunding Framework :   (Released Dec 14, 2012) OSC Staff Consultation Paper: 45-710 - Considerations for New Capital Raising Prospectus Exemptions. 

DEADLINE:  The OSC is accepting feedback and written submissions for the public until February 12, 2013.

UPDATE:  The public Opinion Feedback Deadline has been extended until March 8, 2013

OPEN CALL:  Please connect with us at to participate by providing feedback or if you have any questions regarding the benefits and challenges of equity crowdfunding.   Time to get engaged!

NEXT STEPS:   Awareness, education and participation are key components at this stage for all stakeholders to better understand both the benefits and risks involved with a crowdfunding exemption.  To facilitate gathering public opinion on the proposed equity-based CF framework by the OSC, NCFA Canada and affiliate partners are working to provide the tools and necessary background info for the public to provide feedback to the OSC enabling them to make an informed decision.


Participate in an public consultation session hosted by the OSC:  here

Provide your feedback by taking the National Crowdfunding Survey in Canada (10-15mins):  here

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