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Life Cycle of a Trade


What happens when you decide to buy or sell shares on a market in Canada?

IIROC’s simple video explains what goes on behind the scenes when stocks, bonds and other securities are bought and sold in Canada

Ever wondered how all the different parts of a trade fit together? There’s a well-oiled machine that processes hundreds of thousands of trades every day in Canada! IIROC oversees all investment dealers and trading activity on debt and equity marketplaces in Canada. IIROC sets high-quality regulatory and investment industry standards, protects investors and strengthens market integrity while maintaining efficient and competitive capital markets through real-time surveillance, analysis and enforcement.