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Ontario government to strengthen consumer protection

The Ontario provincial government will introduce legislative amendments to strengthen investor protection and deter those who abuse their clients trust.

Changes to the Ontario Securities Act will provide the Investment Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) the legal authority to more effectively enforce its rules and greater disciplinary discretion.

Read more at CNW

This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.

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