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

eligible institutional investor

“eligible institutional investor” means

(a) a financial institution,

(b) a pension fund that is regulated by either the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (Canada), a pension commission of a jurisdiction, or a similar regulatory authority,

(c) a mutual fund that is not a reporting issuer,

(d) an investment manager in relation to securities over which it exercises discretion to vote, acquire or dispose without the express consent of the beneficial owner, subject to applicable legal requirements, general investment policies, guidelines, objectives or restrictions, or

(e) an entity referred to in clauses (D) or

(F) of Rule 13d1(b)(1)(ii) under the 1934 Act;