IN THE MATTER OF Brant Securities Limited – Termination Order

Type: Enforcement Notice> Decision


Andrew P. Werbowski
Director, Enforcement Litigation
Julia Mackenzie
Public Affairs Specialist

(Toronto, Ontario) – February 27, 2023 – An application was heard before a hearing panel of the Investment Dealer Division of the New Self-Regulatory Organization of Canada (the “Corporation”) in the matter of Brant Securities Limited. The application was for an order expelling Brant Securities Limited from the Corporation and terminating its rights and privileges of membership.

The application was heard on February 23, 2023.

The hearing panel ordered that:

  1. Brant Securities Limited shall cease all dealings with clients and cease representing to any other persons that it is a member of the Corporation or provides investment services effective immediately;
  2. Pursuant to subsection 8212(4)(v) of the Investment Dealer Rules, Brant Securities Limited shall be and hereby is expelled from the Corporation effective immediately; and
  3. Pursuant to subsection 8212(4)(v) of the Investment Dealer Rules, Brant Securities Limited’s rights and privileges of Corporation membership shall be and hereby are terminated effective immediately.

The Order dated February 23, 2023 is available at:

Brant Securities Limited – Order

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