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

investment manager

“investment manager” means an entity that

(a) either

(i) is registered or licensed to provide investment counselling, portfolio management or similar advisory services in respect of securities, or is exempt from the requirement to be so registered or licensed, under the securities laws of a jurisdiction or of Japan or under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 of the United States of America, as amended, or

(ii) is subject to European Union Directive 93/22 on investment services in the securities field, and provides the portfolio management services referred to in Section A(3) of the Annex to that Directive, and whose home member state is France, Germany, Italy or the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and

(b) provides the services referred to in paragraph (a) for valuable consideration under a contractual arrangement;