2014 Media Coverage

December 22, 2014 Financial Post – DBRS’s new owners face era of greater scrutiny for ratings agencies
December 12, 2014 Morningstar – Protecting seniors: Part 3
December 10, 2014 Morningstar – Protecting seniors: Part 2
December 8, 2014 Morningstar – Protecting seniors: Part 1
November 25, 2014 Financial Post – Maternity ward data sold to RESP dealers: OSC
November 15, 2014 Winnipeg Free Press – What do we know?
Mid-Nov 2014 The Bottom Line – New scrutiny coming for mutual fund fees
November 5, 2014 Trailing fees: What your mutual fund advisor now has to tell you
October 29, 2014 Financial Post – FAIR Canada pulls in funding from Manulife and Talisman Energy
October 29, 2014 Investment Executive – FAIR Canada obtains funding from Manulife, Talisman
October 28, 2014 Investment Executive – CRM2 an opportunity to test disclosure’s effectiveness
October 28, 2014 The Star – Disclosure may not work in investing
Mid-October 2014 Investment Executive – Regulation: Tackling CRM2
September 24, 2014 Investment Executive – Former regulator joins FAIR Canada board
September 2014 Wealth Professional – Devon Cranson speaks out on Alternative Investments
September 19, 2014 Financial Post – Market watchdogs breathe new life into debate over mutual fund fees in Canada
September 14, 2014 Investment Executive – Other reforms shouldn’t wait for CRM2
September 2014 Investment Executive – More questions for exempt-market regulation
September 2, 2014 Investment Executive – Reliable data on investment fraud is needed to assess protection (Free subscription may required)
August 28, 2014 CARP – New Report: Canadian anti-fraud measures too fragmented
August 21, 2014 Investment Executive – OSC donates $2.5 million to FAIR Canada
August 21, 2014 Financial Post – FAIR Canada gets $2.5-million from OSC sanctions and settlements
August 17, 2014 The Star – Investment fraud warning signs to heed: Roseman
August 12, 2014 The Vancouver Sun – B.C. Securities Commission finds Victoria adviser committed fraud costing investors at least $40 million (updated)
August 11, 2014 CBC Lang & O’Leary Exchange – Investment fraud a growing problem
August 11, 2014 CBC News – Canadian anti-fraud measures too fragmented, report finds
August 11, 2014 The Globe and Mail – Financial fraud regulation lacks national strategy, group argues
August 11, 2014 Investment Executive – Protecting Canadians from investment fraud
August 11, 2014 Financial Post – Canada’s fraud-fighting system too fractured to work properly, sweeping new report says
August 5, 2014 BNN – Equity Crowdfunding: A devil in disguise?
August 2, 2014 Winnipeg Free Press – Borrowing against home to invest: pros and cons
August 2014 Investment Executive – Exempt-market proposals provoke ire
July 2014 Investment Executive -Investor advocates miffed at the OSC
July 25, 2014 The Globe and Mail – What protection do you have if your broker goes broke?
July 16, 2014 The Star Phoenix – New rules offer mutual fund breakdown
June 24, 2014 Financial Post – Real estate investors locked out of crowdfunding craze over fear home flippers will move in
June 20, 2014 The Vancouver Sun – Rush of private-placement deals sparks review by regulators
June 12, 2014 Financial Post – IIROC to name names as bulk of fines against individuals go unpaid
June 7, 2014 Globe Advisor – Ensure your adviser is not just a salesman
June 6, 2014 Wealth Professional – Bond market transparency improving, slowly
June 3, 2014 CBC News – Choosing a financial adviser: 4 things to consider
June 2, 2014 CBC News – Expert on investments and protection
June 2, 2014 Law Times – OSC Praised for Crowdfunding Policy
May 22, 2014 Financial Post – Larry Waite joins board of investor advocacy group FAIR Canada
Investment Executive – FAIR Canada announces new directors
April 30, 2014 Investment Executive – FAIR Canada launches fundraising campaign
April 25, 2014 CTV News Calgary – Consumer Watch 
April 23, 2014 The Globe and Mail – Retail-investor advocate seeks greater independence
April 10, 2014 Techvibes – Equity Crowdfunding is Too Dangerous, Says Investor Protection Group
April 10, 2014 CBC radio – Kickstarter meets Bay Street: Selling shares through crowdfunding
April 2, 2014 Financial Post – Regulators call for more research before tackling mutual fund fees
April 2, 2014 The Vancouver Sun – B.C. regulators eye green light for equity crowdfunding
March 27, 2014 GlobalAdvisor.com – Looser rules would raise billions – at a cost
March 27, 2014 Financial Post – RCMP charges six men accused of massive fraud that cost feds and thousands of investors millions
March 20, 2014 BC Business – BCSC Proposes New Startup Crowd Funding Rules
March 20, 2014 The Globe and Mail – Regulators unveil crowdfunding rules for startups
March 17, 2014 The Insurance and Investment Journal – Ontario Private Member’s Bill Stirs Debate on Regulation of Financial Advisors
March 1, 2014 CBC News – OSC to accept ‘no-contest’ settlement agreements
March 2014 Investment Executive – Financial planning: Are new rules on the horizon?
February 27, 2014 The Globe and Mail – Regulators propose tighter rules for ‘exempt market’
February 27, 2014 Financial Post – Securities regulators move to keep people from ‘investing more than they can afford’
February 24, 2014 Financial Post – Will regulatory changes reduce ‘inappropriate’ leveraged investing?
February 19, 2014 Financial Post – IIROC puts heat on dealers to protect clients who borrow to invest
January 21, 2014 Cassels Brock – FAIR Canada Provides Commentary on the OSC’s Proposed Offering Memorandum Exemption
January 20, 2014 The Insurance Journal – Banning Embedded Commissions
January 20, 2014 BNN – New Funding Rules Needed for Small Cap Stocks? 

 

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