National Instrument 62-103 The Early Warning System and Related Takeover Bid and Insider Reporting Issues
Part 1 Definitions and Interpretation
Section 1.1 Definitions

control

“control” means, for a security

(a) when used in connection with the insider reporting requirements, the take-over bid requirements and related definitions and the early warning requirements, the power to exercise control or direction over the security, or similar term or expression used in securities legislation; and

(b) when used in connection with the control block distribution definition, holding the security, or similar term or expression used in securities legislation;

Lexata note: see also section 1.4 of NI 62-104.