FORM ABS-15G

 

UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM ABS-15G

ASSET-BACKED SECURITIZER REPORT

Pursuant to Section 15G of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934

  Check the appropriate box to indicate the filing obligation to which this form is intended to satisfy:

 

x

Rule 15Ga-1(c)(1) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.15Ga-1(c)(1)) for the reporting period January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012

 

¨

Rule 15Ga-1(c)(2)(i) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.15Ga-1(c)(2)(i)) for the quarterly reporting period                              to                             

 

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Rule 15Ga-1(c)(2)(ii) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.15Ga-1(c)(2)(ii)) for the annual reporting period                              to                             

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):

February 12, 2013

        Royal Bank of Canada    

(Exact name of securitizer as specified in its charter)

 

001-13928

  

0001000275

(Commission File Number of securitizer)    (Central Index Key Number of securitizer)

                Paul Guthrie, Senior Counsel: 416-974-6516        

Name and telephone number, including area code,

of the person to contact in connection with this filing

Indicate by check mark whether the securitizer has no activity to report for the initial period pursuant to Rule 15Ga-1(c)(1) ¨

Indicate by check mark whether the securitizer has no activity to report for the quarterly period pursuant to Rule 15Ga-1(c)(2)(i) ¨

Indicate by check mark whether the securitizer has no activity to report for the annual period pursuant to Rule 15Ga-1(c)(2)(ii) x


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the reporting entity has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

 

Royal Bank of Canada

(Securitizer)

By:

 

/s/ James Salem

 
  Name:   James Salem
  Title:   Executive Vice President & Treasurer

Date: February 12, 2013