Exempted clearing agencies

In general, clearing agencies which are exempted from recognition are:

  • based in another country, with limited operations in Ontario
  • regulated by a competent regulatory authority that has an information-sharing agreement with the OSC
  • subject to a regulatory regime comparable to that of the OSC

The following is a list of clearing agencies that the OSC has authorized to operate in Ontario on an exempt basis:

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc.

CLS Bank International

DTCC ITP Matching (Canada) Limited (formerly Omgeo Canada Matching Ltd.)

Eurex Clearing AG

Fixed Income Clearing Corporation

ICE Clear Credit LLC

Japan Securities Clearing Corporation (JSCC)


LME Clear Ltd.

Nodal Clear LLC

Options Clearing Corporation

CME Clearing Europe Limited - Revoked

ICE Clear Canada, Inc. - Revoked

LCH.Clearnet LLC - Revoked

SS&C Technologies Canada Corp. - Revoked