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Conditions of use

Please read the following conditions of use (the “Conditions”) of this website (the “Site”) carefully.  By accessing this Site or any of its pages, you acknowledge the Conditions and agree to be bound by them.

If you do not agree to the Conditions, do not access this Site or any pages hereof.  You agree to review the Conditions regularly and your continued access or use of this Site means that you have agreed to any and all changes in the Conditions.



No legal, financial, or other advice

The information provided on or via this Site, which may be considered advertising, is for general information and reference purposes only and is not intended to provide or be legal, tax, accounting, investment, financial or other professional advice on any matter, nor to represent any contractual commitment, nor is it an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any products (including financial products) or services, and is not to be used as or construed as, such. Many factors unknown to us, as well as your individual circumstances, may affect the applicability of any statement or comment made on or via this Site. You should not act or rely on any information contained in or accessed via this Site without consulting a professional advisor. CIBC Mellon nor any person it is related to, is not responsible in any manner for any damages (including direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages) whatsoever and howsoever caused, arising out of, or in connection with, (i) the use of or inability to use this Site, or reliance on the information it contains or which it gives access to, (ii) to take any action or make any decision, or (iii) the unauthorized use or reproduction of the information contained in this Site. All products or services provided by any of CIBC Mellon, CIBC or BNY Mellon or parties related to them are governed solely by the terms of the written agreements they enter into in such respect, which do not include the material contained on or via this Site.



No warranties

We make efforts to confirm the accuracy of information and materials contained on this Site, including text, graphics, links to other Internet resources and other items, however such information is provided on an “as is” basis without warranty or condition of any kind.  This Site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors.  No warranty of any kind, express, implied, or statutory is given in conjunction with the information and materials on or operation of this Site.  Changes may be made at any time to the Conditions, information and materials contained on this Site without prior notice.  Internet software or transmission problems may produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of information and materials that may be downloaded and displayed on a party’s computer. It is not possible to ensure that information will be completely secure as it is being sent over the Internet.  CIBC Mellon will not accept any liability for any loss you may suffer as a result of a breach in the security of your information as it is being sent.



Copyright and trademark

Copyright© 1996-2023 CIBC Mellon Trust Company and CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company. All rights reserved. 

CIBC Mellon is a licensed user of the CIBC trade-mark and certain BNY Mellon trade-marks, is the corporate brand of CIBC Mellon Global Securities Services Company and CIBC Mellon Trust Company, and may be used as a generic term to refer to either or both companies. CIBC Mellon or others own the intellectual property rights in the underlying HTML, text, audio clips, compilations video clips and other content that may be made available to you on this Site. Unless otherwise specified, no one has permission to copy, redistribute, reproduce, republish, store in any medium, re-transmit, modify or make public or commercial use of, in any form, the information or any other material found on this Site.

Certain names, graphics, logos, icons, designs, words, titles, phrases or other content on this Site may constitute trade names, trade-marks or service marks of CIBC Mellon or others. The display of any such marks on this Site does not imply the granting of any form of license. All product names mentioned on this Site are the trade-marks of their respective owners. Any unauthorized downloading, re-transmission, or other copying or modification of trade-marks and of the contents of this Site may be a violation of federal or other laws that apply to trade-marks and/or copyrights. You are advised that violation may result in legal action.



No endorsement for links / software

Hyperlinks to other Internet resources or websites (“External Site(s)”) are meant for your convenience only and are to be used entirely at your own risk. The content, accuracy, opinions expressed, and other links provided by External Sites are not reviewed, investigated, verified, monitored, endorsed, approved or controlled by CIBC Mellon or its affiliates.

CIBC Mellon makes no representations whatsoever about any External Site which you may access through this Site.  When you access an External Site, please understand that it is independent from CIBC Mellon, and that CIBC Mellon has no control and no responsibility over the content on External Sites.  In addition, a link to an External Site does not mean that CIBC Mellon endorses or accepts any responsibility or liability for the content, or use, of such External Site, and any damages in connection with the linking.  It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever External Site that you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

Links to External Sites that allow for downloadable software are also for convenience only and CIBC Mellon accepts no responsibility or liability for any difficulties, consequences or damages associated with such downloading.  The use of any such downloaded software is governed by the terms of the particular license agreement which accompanies or which is provided with the software.



Available only where permitted by law

All products or services of CIBC Mellon or any other entity described or referred to on this Site are only offered or available in jurisdictions where they may be legally offered. This communication does not constitute an offer or solicitation to anyone in any jurisdiction in which such an offer or solicitation is not authorized or to any person to whom it is unlawful to make such a solicitation. Despite any reference which may be made on this Site, not all CIBC Mellon, CIBC or BNY Mellon products and services are offered at all locations, nor by each of them. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation and may also be used as a generic term to reference the Corporation as a whole or its various subsidiaries generally. Products and services may be provided under various brand names and in various countries by subsidiaries, affiliates, and joint ventures of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation where authorized and regulated as required within each jurisdiction.




This Site is administered by CIBC Mellon from its offices in Canada. This Site is governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable in Ontario.

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National Instrument 24-101 - Institutional Trade Matching and Settlement - Trade-Matching Statement

To: All trade-matching parties providing trade orders to, acting on behalf of, or executing a trade with CIBC Mellon

This Trade-Matching Statement is being provided in accordance with National Instrument 24-101 - "Institutional Trade Matching and Settlement" and Companion Policy 24-101CP [the "National Instrument"].  It applies to all trades that are subject to the National Instrument.

We confirm that we have established, maintain, and enforce policies and procedures designed to achieve matching in accordance with the National Instrument.

Richard Anton

Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer

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Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Membership


CIBC Mellon Trust Company is a Member of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC)

All cash held in the deposit account by CIBC Mellon Trust Company (CMT) which is due on demand is eligible to be insured under the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Act.

Visit the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation's website for further information.


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Deposit account services of CIBC Mellon Trust Company terms and conditions


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Legal notices to CIBC Mellon

Offices designated for the service of enforcement notices 

In accordance with the Support Orders And Support Provisions (Trust and Loan Companies) Regulations and for the purpose of Section 448(3) of the Trust and Loan Companies Act, CIBC Mellon Trust Company has designated the following offices in each of the provinces and territories listed for the service of enforcement notices:

All of Canada except Quebec

CIBC Mellon Trust Company
255 Queens Avenue
Suite 800
London, ON N6A 5R8
Attn: Laura Barker, Assistant Vice President, Pension Benefits Services



CIBC Mellon Trust Company
1001 de Maisonneuve Blvd. West
Suite 650
Montreal, QC H3A 3C8
Attn: Michael Graham, Executive Director, Quebec and Atlantic Canada

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