As an Accredited Investor
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Under Canada’s National Instrument 45-106, an accredited investor is a person who fits any of the following definitions:
- A natural person whose net worth, or joint net worth with his spouse, exceeds $1,000,000, and either is able to bear the economic risk of investment in shares, the investment that does not exceed 10% of his net worth or joint net worth with his spouse;
- A natural person who had individual income in excess of $200,000 in each of the two most recent years, or joint income with that person’s spouse in excess of $300,000 in each of those years and reasonably expects to reach the same income level in the current year, and is able, either to bear the economic risk of investment in shares, or an investment not to exceed 10% of his net worth or joint net worth with his spouse;
- An organization described in section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, (i.e., tax exempt entities), corporation, Massachusetts or similar business trust, or partnership, not formed for the specific purpose of acquiring shares, with the total assets in excess of $5,000,000;
- Any trust, with total assets in excess of $5,000,000, not formed for the specific purpose of acquiring shares, whose purchase of the securities is directed by a person who has such knowledge and experience in financial and business matters that he is capable of evaluating the merits and risks of the prospective investment;
- A bank as defined in section 3(a)(2) of the Securities Act, or a savings and loan association or other institution as defined under section 3(a)(5)(A) of the Securities Act, whether acting in its individual or fiduciary capacity;
- A broker or dealer registered pursuant to section 15 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934;
- An Insurance Company as defined in section 2(13) of the Securities Act, and certain other qualified institutional investors.