Canadian Base Rate means, at any time, the annual rate of interest equal to the greater of (a) the annual rate from time to time publicly announced by Agent (or a bank that is listed on Schedule 1 of the Bank Act (Canada) acceptable to Agent) as its prime rate in effect for determining interest rates on Canadian Dollar denominated commercial loans made in Canada and (b) the annual rate of interest equal to the sum of the 30-day BA Rate at such time plus 1% percent per annum.

Canadian Base Rate means, for any day, the rate of interest per annum (rounded upwards, if necessary, to the next 1/100 of 1%) equal to the greater of (a) the interest rate per annum publicly announced from time to time by the Canadian Administrative Agent as its reference rate in effect on such day at its principal office in Toronto for determining interest rates applicable to commercial loans denominated in Canadian Dollars and made by it in Canada (each change in such reference rate being effective from and including the date such change is publicly announced as being effective) and (b) the interest rate per annum equal to the sum of (i) the CDOR Rate on such day (or, if such rate is not so reported on the Reuters Screen CDOR Page, the average of the rate quotes for bankers’ acceptances denominated in Canadian Dollars with a term of 30 days received by the Canadian Administrative Agent at approximately 10:00 a.m., Toronto time, on such day (or, if such day is not a Business Day, on the next preceding Business Day) from one or more banks of recognized standing selected by it) and (ii) 0.50% per annum.

Canadian Base Rate means, for any day, the greater of (a) the per annum rate of interest designated by BANA (acting through its Canada branch) from time to time as its base rate for commercial loans made by it in Dollars, which rate is based on various factors, including its costs and desired return, general economic conditions and other factors, and is used as a reference point for pricing some loans, which may be priced at, above or below such rate; (b) the Federal Funds Rate for such day, plus 0.50% per annum; or (c) the Eurocurrency Rate for a Eurocurrency Rate Loan with a one-month interest period commencing on such day plus 1.00%. For purposes of this definition, the Eurocurrency Rate shall be determined using the Eurocurrency Rate as otherwise determined by the Global Administrative Agent in accordance with the definition of Eurocurrency Rate. Any change in the Canadian Base Rate due to a change in the rate described in clause (a) of this definition, the Federal Funds Rate or such Eurocurrency Rate shall be effective as of the opening of business on the day of such change in the rate described in clause (a) of this definition, the Federal Funds Rate or such Eurocurrency Rate, respectively; and if the Canadian Base Rate shall be less than zero, such rate shall be deemed zero for purposes of this Agreement.

## Examples of *Canadian Base Rate* in a sentence

All interest and fees chargeable under the Loan Documents shall be computed on the basis of a 360 day year other than for **Canadian Base Rate** Loans which shall be calculated on the basis of 365 or 366 day year, as applicable, in each case, for the actual number of days elapsed in the period during which the interest or fees accrue.

## More Definitions of *Canadian Base Rate*

Canadian Base Rate means for any day, the greatest of (i) the per annum rate of interest in effect for such day as publicly announced from time to time by BANA (acting through its Canada branch) in Toronto, Ontario as its “base rate” (the “base rate” being a rate set by BANA (acting through its Canada branch) based upon various factors including costs and desired return of BANA (acting through its Canada branch), general economic conditions and other factors, and used as a reference point for pricing some loans in Dollars in Canada made at its “base rate”, which may be priced at, above or below such announced rate), (ii) the Federal Funds Rate for such date, plus one-half of one percent (0.50%) per annum, or (iii) the LIBOR Rate for a thirty (30) day Interest Period, plus one percent (1.00%) per annum. Any change in the “base rate” announced by BANA (acting through its Canada branch) shall take effect at the opening of business on the day specified in the public announcement of such change. Each interest rate based upon the Canadian Base Rate hereunder, shall be adjusted simultaneously with any change in the Canadian Base Rate. In the event that BANA (acting through its Canada branch) (including any successor or assignee) does not at any time publicly announce such a “base rate,” the subparagraph (i) of this definition shall mean the “base rate” publicly announced by a Schedule I Bank under the Bank Act (Canada) for Dollar loans in Canada, as selected by the Agent.

Canadian Base Rate means, for any day, a rate per annum equal to the greatest of (a) 1.00 percent per annum, (b) the CDOR Rate existing on such day (which rate shall be calculated based upon an Interest Period of 1 month), plus 1 percentage point, and (c) the “prime rate” for Canadian Dollar commercial loans made in Canada as reported by Thomson Reuters under Reuters Instrument Code <CAPRIME=> on the “CA Prime Rate (Domestic Interest Rate) – Composite Display” page (or any successor page or such other commercially available service or source (including the Canadian Dollar “prime rate” announced by a Schedule I bank under the Bank Act (Canada)) as the Agent may designate from time to time). Each determination of the Canadian Base Rate shall be made by the Agent and shall be conclusive in the absence of manifest error.

Canadian Base Rate means the “base rate” publicly announced by a Schedule 1 chartered bank in Canada selected by Agent.

Canadian Base Rate means, for any day, a rate per annum equal to the higher of (a) the Federal Funds Rate plus 1/2 of 1% and (b) the rate of interest in effect for such day as determined from time to time by CS Toronto as its “Base Rate” for loans in Dollars in Canada. The “Canadian Base Rate” is a rate set by CS Toronto based upon various factors including CS Toronto’s costs and desired return, general economic conditions and other factors, and is used as a reference point for pricing some loans, which may be priced at, above, or below such announced rate. Any change in the “Canadian Base Rate” so determined by CS Toronto shall take effect at the opening of business on the day specified by CS Toronto.

Canadian Base Rate is a rate set by Bank of America-Canada Branch based upon various factors including Bank of America-Canada Branch’s costs and desired return, general economic conditions and other factors, and is used as a reference point for pricing some loans, which may be priced at, above, or below such announced rate. Any change in such rate announced by Bank of America-Canada Branch shall take effect at the opening of business on the day specified in the public announcement of such change.

Canadian Base Rate means at any time, the greater of (a) the Canadian Prime Rate and (b) except during any period of time during which a notice delivered to Centuri under Section 5.8 shall remain in effect, the annual rate of interest equal to the sum of (i) the CDOR Rate for an Interest Period of one month at such time plus (ii) one percent (1%) per annum; each change in the Canadian Base Rate shall take effect simultaneously with the corresponding change or changes in the Canadian Prime Rate or the CDOR Rate, as applicable.

Canadian Base Rate means the rate determined by the Agent as the higher of (i) the annual rate of interest announced by the Agent (or any of its branches) as being its “prime rate” for determining interest rates on Canadian Dollar-denominated commercial loans made by it in Canada and (ii) the BA Rate (after giving effect to any minimum rate set forth in the definition thereof) for a one month BA Interest Period commencing on such day (or, if such day is not a Business Day, the immediately preceding Business Day) plus 1.00%.