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U.S. court orders restitution for crypto Ponzi victims

Victims of global BitConnect scheme to recover US$17 million

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SEC steps up crypto crackdown

Crypto lending program amounted to an unregistered offering, regulator alleges

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BCSC settles insider trading allegations

Firm, director banned for three years, agree to pay $200,000

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SEC rewards one tipster, denies another

Earlier tip didn't prompt investigation or enforcement action, regulator rules

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Tribunal sanctions trio in “moderately serious” fraud

Misconduct occurred as part of a legitimate business, not a scam, panel found

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BoC to lose billions over next few years, posing communications challenge: report

Settlement balances helped finance pandemic quantitative easing

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OSFI escalates fight against mortgage lending risk

Consultation considers array of tools to address rising debt service risks

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FCA seeks to extend Covid-era consumer protections

New guidance encourages insurance industry to accommodate financially stressed clients

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Morgan Stanley sanctioned over MX algorithm access

Firm settled allegations that unapproved employees had access via trading algorithm

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Crypto insider trading generates jail time

Man sentenced for trading ahead of listings on platform

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FINRA flags rising risk of scams targeting seniors

Compliance exam report documents SRO's emerging and ongoing concerns

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Powell: Fed has only narrow role to play on climate change

``We are not, and will not be, a 'climate policymaker,''' the Fed chair said at a conference

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Nova Scotians warned about “pig-butchering” crypto scam that has cost victims $750K

Regulators in North America believe more than $1 billion has been lost to crypto scammers since 2021

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U.S. regulators’ crypto warning to weigh on sector: Moody’s

Government-led digital money projects are more likely, report says

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SEC charges ex-McDonald’s CEO over firing disclosure

Regulator alleged investors weren't told the truth about CEO's dismissal

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NY AG sues former Celsius CEO

Crypto exec defrauded investors of billions, lawsuit alleges

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SEC sanctions former fund manager over conflict

Ex-BlackRock portfolio manager sought help for daughter's acting career while investing in film industry

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As markets slump, prospectus reviews pick up

With filings slowing down, OSC promises faster turnaround times

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SEC charges recidivist with new alleged fraud

Scheme promised outsized returns from blockchain investment

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IIROC enforcement ended on a high as disciplinary activity rose in 2022

Fines levied against reps last year soared to $7.9 million from $938,000 in 2021

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Coinbase in US$100 million settlement

Deal with New York regulator addresses crypto platform's compliance failings

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CFO embezzled from SPACs: SEC, DoJ

Exec pleaded guilty to taking money to trade meme stocks and crypto

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U.S. regulators highlight crypto concerns

Agencies flag "safety and soundness" risks from banks' crypto activities

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Court certifies advisor vacation pay class action against RBC

Lawsuit claims advisors' payouts didn't include mandated vacation pay

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No-name SRO takes flight

The new agency's leadership is dominated by former IIROC personnel