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Advisor fined $60K for due diligence failures

IIROC says the advisor failed to learn “essential facts” about a client

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SEC warns of new digital offerings

So-called IEOs may be rife with the same misconduct associated with ICOs

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Man charged with violating OSC order

The regulator alleges he breached an order imposed in a settlement agreement

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BIS adds members, expands committees

The global group of central banks has announced new emerging market members

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IIROC updating guidance alongside rules

The guidance overhaul follows a plain-language rulebook rewrite

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Ethics must keep pace with fintech innovation, regulators say

European banking regulators examine the industry's use of "big data"

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FSRA outlines approach to troubled pensions

Proposed guidance sets out supervisory plans for DB pensions with solvency concerns

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MX to debut new trading controls

Exchange seeks to guard against excess volatility in early-morning trading

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Regulators ramp up focus on crypto

European authorities seek sound oversight for sector

Retail investors face liquidity risks in alt funds: ESMA

Alternative fund categories with the highest proportion of retail investors are especially vulnerable

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FINRA preps for new “best interest” obligations

New conduct standards top SRO's compliance agenda

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CSA launches consultation on investor disclosure

New paper argues benefits of “access equals delivery” model for online disclosure

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MFDA bans former advisor

The former fund rep failed to co-operate in an MFDA investigation into falsified loan applications

ASC warns investors of opportunities ‘too good to be true’

Help clients spot these common investment traps

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SEC sets compliance agenda for 2020

Retail investor issues, as well as registered investment advisors, will be under scrutiny

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Big data, analytics loom large in regulators’ future

U.K. regulators seek to enhance oversight and reduce burdens with data and technology

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Circuit breakers work, regulators find

A study finds that halts curb wild trading, but cause spreads to surge

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Iranian hackers may target financial industry

New York industry regulator issues cybersecurity alert

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SEC settles with ex-CEO of crypto company

Regulators alleged the man secured a fraudulent Nasdaq listing for his company

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Ex-trader fined, banned by OSC for insider trading

The trader sought insider tips from a Bay Street legal assistant

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Canadians charged by SEC for penny stock trading

U.S. regulators lay charges in an alleged international microcap trading fraud

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OSC seeks input from innovators

The regulator's innovation survey closes Jan. 10

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Swiss bank penalized for undisclosed U.S. accounts

DoJ revises deal with Union Bancaire Privée over secret accounts

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B.C. court dismisses suit against IIROC

The court found a suit involving a 2009 disciplinary action came too late

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Nova Scotia regulator warns about ‘unlocking’ scams

NSSC says schemes can cost investors their savings, plus trigger taxes