New Webcast: Tips for Traders — Montreal

Type: Education Notice
Distribute internally to:
Corporate Finance
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Legal and Compliance
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Senior Management
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Dianne Weatherby
Manager, Corporate Events and Member Education Services

In this webcast, IIROC’s Claudyne Bienvenu, Vice-President, Québec and Atlantic Canada and Victoria Pinnington, Senior Vice-President, Market Regulation deliver the opening remarks, and Michael Librizzi, Director, Trading, Montreal, Kevin McCoy, Vice-President, Market Compliance and Policy, and Alex Taylor, Vice-President, Market Surveillance highlight the following topics:

  • Complex Order Types
  • Regulatory Halts in Canada
  • Messaging Rates
  • ETF NAV Trades – refresher
  • Cross Asset Surveillance
  • Crypto status
  • Seeking Exemptions from UMIR – rules proposal
  • Short Selling Work

The presentation was delivered in English and French.

Please also note the presentation was recorded prior to the creation of the New Self-Regulatory Organization of Canada (a consolidation of IIROC and the MFDA). Therefore, there will be references to IIROC throughout.

This webcast will be available on January 26, 2023.

There will be 1.0 Compliance continuing education credits available.

Register for the webcast

View IIROC’s full list of CE accredited webcasts.

MFDA and IIROC have consolidated

As of January 1, 2023 the MFDA and IIROC have come together as New Self-Regulatory Organization of Canada (New SRO).

New SRO has assumed the regulatory responsibilities of the MFDA and IIROC.

We have set up an interim website for updates and information related to the New SRO including:

  • Executive Management
  • Governance
  • New SRO Rules
  • Member Application
  • Investor Office and the Investor Advisory Panel
  • Information concerning mutual fund dealers registered in Québec
  • Complaints
  • Careers

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