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New Prepaid Payment and Promotional Product Regulations in Canada

On May 1, 2014, Canada’s Prepaid Payment Products Regulations came into force. The new regulations apply to all prepaid payment products and promotional products, whether physical or electronic, issued in Canada by federally...more

FCA Publishes Undertaking by Equitable Life Regarding Unfair Contract Terms

On May 31, the FCA published an undertaking given by the Equitable Life Assurance Society under the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999 (SI 1999/2083) (UTCCRs), relating to the fairness of a disclaimer in a...more

The Canadian Federal Budget and Financial Institutions

The recently published federal budget (titled “Canada’s Economic Action Plan 2013”) included high level guidance regarding the Government’s priorities for the regulation of financial institutions, services and markets. The...more

Code of Conduct for Credit and Debit Card Industry – Guidance Issued by FCAC Commissioner

On February 13, 2013, the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) issued Commissioner’s Guidance (the Guidance) to clarify three issues related to the Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada (the...more

FCAC Commissioner Issues Guidance Relating to Code of Conduct

On February 13, 2013, the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) issued Commissioner’s Guidance (the Guidance) to clarify three issues related to the Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada (the...more

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