Securities Law & Instruments

Headnote

Clause 213(3)(b) of the Loan and Trust Corporations Act -- application by manager, with no prior track record acting as trustee, for approval to act as trustee of pooled funds and future pooled funds to be established and managed by the applicant and offered pursuant to a prospectus exemption.

Statutes Cited

Loan and Trust Corporations Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. L. 25, as am., s. 213(3)(b).

September 24, 2010

Ogilvy Renault LLP
Suite 3800, Toyal Bank Plaza, South Tower
200 Bay Street, P.O. Box 84
Toronto Ontario M5J 2Z4

Attention: Ron Kugan

Dear Sir/Madam:

Re:
MacNicol & Associates Asset Management Inc. (the "Applicant")
Application pursuant to clause 213(3)(b) of the Loan and Trust Corporations Act (ON)
 
Application No. 2010/0463

Further to your application dated July 9, 2010 (the "Application") filed on behalf of the Applicant, and based on the facts set out in the Application and the representation by the Applicant that the assets of the mutual fund trusts as the Applicant may establish from time to time (the "Funds") will be held in the custody of a bank listed in Schedule I, II or III of the Bank Act (Canada) or an affiliate of such bank, the Ontario Securities Commission (the "Commission") makes the following order:

Pursuant to the authority conferred on the Commission in clause 213(3)(b) of the Loan and Trust Corporations Act (Ontario), the Commission approves the proposal that the Applicant act as trustee of the Funds that may be established and managed by the Applicant from time to time, the securities of which will be offered pursuant to a prospectus exemption.

Yours truly,
 
"Margot Howard"
 
"Paul L. Kennedy"