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Ontario Securities Commission may get teeth, but it needs bite

Canada’s largest securities regulator is attempting to rehabilitate its long-standing image as a toothless tiger by adding new potent weapons to its arsenal of powers it hopes will result in successful prosecutions of market miscreants. 673 more words

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Ontario Securities Commission enforcement leads to tripling of jail time

When it came to enforcing the rules, Canada’s largest capital markets watchdog was busier last year and put more people in jail for longer.

Action taken by the Ontario Securities Commission resulted in four defendants receiving jail sentences totaling 63 months. 131 more words

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