Canso Investment Counsel Ltd. was founded in 1997. Our business is the fundamental valuation of financial securities and the management of investment portfolios.

Canso is a private company that is owned by its investment professionals.

Our offices are in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada. We are registered as a Portfolio Manager and an Exempt Market Dealer in all ten Canadian provinces.

We are a member of the Portfolio Management Association of Canada and the Canadian Bond Investors’ Association.

Canso Investment Counsel Ltd. claims compliance with the CFA Institute Asset Manager Code of Professional Conduct. This claim has not been verified by the CFA Institute.

We comply with the Code of Ethics and Standards of Professional Conduct and Standards of Practice of the CFA Institute.

Regulatory Notice



To: All trade-matching parties providing trade orders to, acting on behalf of, or executing a trade with Canso Investment Counsel Ltd.

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.

John Carswell
Chief Executive Officer, Chief Investment Officer
Canso Investment Counsel Ltd

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