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Binance founder sentenced to 4 months

Changpeng Zhao jailed for allowing rampant money laundering on the platform

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TD takes US$450M provision related to anti-money laundering inquiry

Bank's chief executive acknowledged that the investigation has weighed on TD's share price

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Helping investors make use of climate disclosures

ISSB releases taxonomy that aids analysis of new sustainability standards

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Market correction risks elevated, regulators caution

Monetary policy uncertainty, geopolitical, cybersecurity risks abound, report says

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Fraudsters faking identities, duping banks

Toronto police bust alleged synthetic identity ring

Fraudster imprisoned

Toronto police bust fake investment scheme

Perpetrators posing as representatives of Schroders, an asset manager

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Precious metals scammers sanctioned

Elderly investors duped into converting retirement savings into overpriced coins

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CIRO proposes new fee model

Fees to rise for most firms as minimums go up, certain dealers pay higher share

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FSB adopts standards for counterparty failures

Global policy group calls for toolbox approach to CCP resolution

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Fund costs fell after CRM2

CSA research details the evolution of fund costs in the face of transparency reforms

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Advisors face new U.S. fiduciary requirements

Labor Department finalizes fiduciary rule for retirement advice


Tribunal asked to pause OSC’s Bridging case

Lawyers for firm's founder seek adjournment amid unpaid legal bills

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Nature, workforce risks next on ISSB’s agenda

Standards setter defines its policy direction beyond climate disclosures


FCA escalates greenwashing fight

Regulator seeks to extend regime to portfolio managers


Court certifies crypto class action against Binance

Suit alleges that retail investor trades violated securities law


Crypto manipulator convicted

Trader defrauded platform of over US$110 million in novel market manipulation

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OSC hikes fees for crypto firms

Regulator adopts new charges to cover added costs on overseeing crypto sector

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CIRO seeks stiffer enforcement sanctions

SRO proposes doubling maximum fines, toughening suspensions

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CSA sets path to market data reforms

Regulators to boost fee transparency, explore enhanced retail access

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FSRA disciplinary disclosure faces legal challenge

Ontario court allows bid for judicial review of enforcement practices


Former fund rep fined, banned for fraud

Retirees duped by fake investment for almost a decade, SRO finds

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Improving how shadow banks cope with stress

FSB proposes series of recommendations for addressing liquidity issues

CSA extends crypto firms’ stablecoin deadline

Crypto platforms get until Oct. 31 to meet CSA's interim rules

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Real estate Ponzi schemer sanctioned by BCSC

Fraudster raised $1.2 million from investors in illegal distribution

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Crypto exchange hacker gets jail time

U.S. judge sanctions first smart contract hacker