2013 Media Coverage

December 14, 2013 The Star – New discount mutual funds have lower management fees
December 9, 2013 The Star – Let’s protect investors from risky startups: Roseman
December 6, 2013 The Globe and Mail – When will mutual funds unhitch their trailing fees?
December 4, 2013 Financial Post – Regulators mulling rules to allow crowdfunding in Canada
December 2013 Investment Executive – Crowdfunding proposals spur debate
December 2013 Investment Executive – Regulation: IIROC still considering key changes
December 2013 Investment Executive – Survey: Clients prefer fee choices
November 2013 Investment Executive – Fund Facts: Focus on risk
November 12, 2013 Financial Post – Investors don’t need more protection, industry report says
November 7, 2013 Investment Executive – Sask. crowdfunding rule opposed
November 5, 2013 BNN – Equity Crowdfunding: Safe for Canadian Investors? 
November 5, 2013 The Windsor Star – Costly advice: Why the road to investor compensation is long and winding
October 2013 Investment Executive – To leverage, or not?
October 28, 2013 Reuters – Canadian financial advisers resist change to fee model
October 28, 2013 Business Vancouver – Crowdfunding a risky game: FAIR Canada
October 22, 2013 Investment Executive – Hybrid book proposal deserves a chance
September 2013 Investment Executive – Ombudservice: Protecting investors
September 23, 2013 CBC Metro Morning – “Financial Fraud Epidemic”
September 20, 2013 Globe Advisor.com – Ottawa renews push for national regulator
September 19, 2013 Resource Clips – Canada to maybe get a single securities regulator, sort of
September 19, 2013 Toronto Star – Feds, Ontario and B.C. agree on co-operative securities regulator; first step to national body
September 19, 2013 The Vancouver Sun – B.C. finance minister optimistic provinces will see merit in national securities regulator
September 19, 2013 Investment Executive – Quebec opposed to co-op regulator, industry pleased
September 19, 2013 BNN – Moving Towards a National Securities Regulator (Part I) (Part II)
September 19, 2013 BNN – Flaherty announces new ‘co-operative’ securities regulator
September 19, 2013 The Globe and Mail – Flaherty announces new ‘co-operative’ securities regulator
September 10, 2013 Alberta Venture – Under Construction: Why Alberta’s exempt market needs work
September 5, 2013 The Globe and Mail – Crowd-funding: Can mass appeal translate into street smarts?
August 24, 2013 The Globe and Mail – Crime without Punishment: Canada’s investment found problem
August 19, 2013 The Insurance and Investment Journal – Embedded Fees Investor Groups and Industry Polarized
August 10, 2013 Crowdfund Insider – I-Canada Alliance Has Petition in Support of Canadian Crowdfunding
July 30, 2013 Investment Executive – FAIR Canada announces board changes
July 30, 2013 Investment Executive – Fix exempt market before expanding it: FAIR Canada
July 23, 2013 PRNewswire – OSC Announces Investment Funds Product Advisory Committee Members for 2013-2015
July 23, 2013 Canada Newswire – OSC Announces Investment Funds Product Advisory Committee Members for 2013-2015
July 23, 2013 Advisor.ca – OSC Faces Backlash on Fiduciary Standard
July 23, 2013 Investment Executive – OSC IFPAC members announced (same article on Ottawa Citizen)
July 18, 2013 The Province – Canadian regulators crank up expectations for exempt market
July 15, 2013 The Windsor Star – Industry, investors to debate higher standards for investment advisors (same article on The StarPhoenix)
July 9, 2013 Ottawa Citizen – Tension mounting over access to information that can move markets
July 8, 2013 Investment Executive – Why some advisors might abandon mutual funds
June 17, 2013 Financial Post – In praise of mutual fund trailer fees
June 15, 2013 Toronto Star – Embedded mutual fund commissions hurt investors
June 14, 2013 The Globe and Mail – OSC forms new fraud squad
June 14, 2013 Financial Post – Welcome to Canada’s exempt market: Exclusive, anything goes investments — but play at your own risk
June 13, 2013 Ottawa Citizen – Mutual fund investors to receive plain language information about costs, risks
June 13, 2013 Financial Post – Mutual fund investors to receive plain language information about costs, risks
June 11, 2013 Toronto Star – Let’s trim embedded fees for mutual fund dealers
June 07, 2013 Investment Executive – Discord at trailer fee roundtable
June 2013 Investment Executive – Regulation: OSC takes centre stage
May 27, 2013 The Globe and Mail – The problem with young people? No money
May 10, 2013 Huff Post – Financial Planners May Not Have Your Best Interests in Mind
May 1, 2013 Vancouver Sun – Am I a ‘shill’ for the money masters?
April 30, 2013 Advisor.ca – A Better Place to Park Your Clients’ Cash
April 29, 2013 Leader Post – Regulators asking why Canadian fees higher than in U.S. and U.K
April 29, 2013 Vancouver Sun – Regulators ask why investment fees higher than U.S., U.K.
April 13, 2013 Financial Post – Mutual funds: Would we buy them if we knew the costs?
April 13, 2013 Financial Post – Industry and investor advocates face off over higher advisor standards
April 1, 2013 Mississauga.com – Pain of swindle continues for woman whose broker stole $700,000 life savings
March 27, 2013 BNN – FAIR Canada Opposes Equity Crowdfunding
March 26, 2013

Investment Executive – Improve registration check for investors: FAIR Canada

March 20, 2013 IT Buniness – Public ‘lacks financial literacy’ for crowdfunding: investors group
March 19, 2013 BNN Market Sense – Statement of Investor Rights
March 18, 2013 Crowdfund Insider – The Canadian Foundation for Advancement of Investor Rights (FAIR) Opposes Equity Crowdfunding
March 18, 2013 Yahoo Finance – FAIR Canada Opposes Equity Crowdfunding-True Capital Formation Requires Efficient Markets and Strong Investor Protection
March 18, 2013 Investment Executive – FAIR Canada opposes equity crowdfunding
March 5, 2013 Investment Executive – Registration check the first step to prevent fraud
March 1, 2013 The Bottom Line – Tougher advisors’ standards up for debate
February 28, 2013 Investment Executive – Statutory best interest duty needed for investors
February 5, 2013 National Post – Lack of Duty
February 2013 Investment Executive – Defending the retail investor
February 1, 2013 The Globe and Mail – Carrick on money: As if you needed a reason to hate Toronto
January 31, 2013 Investment Executive – B.C. extends comment period for Northwest exemption
January 29, 2013 Investment Executive – FAIR Canada rolls out investor resources
Mid-January 2013 Investment Executive – Fixing fund fees
January 14, 2013 The Globe and Mail – After Nortel verdict, RCMP’s fraud unit racks up dismal conviction record
January 3, 2013 Investment Executive – BCSC proposes revoking Northwest exemption

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