For further information, please contact:
Hugh Corbett Managing Director, Enforcement
Jeff Mount Vice-President, Pacific Region
For immediate release
MFDA commences Hearing on the Merits in the matter of Robert Rush
July 15, 2013 (Toronto, Ontario) – The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (“MFDA”) commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Robert Bruce Rush by Notice of Hearing dated November 21, 2012.
The hearing of this matter on its merits commenced on July 11-12, 2013 before a three-person Hearing Panel of Pacific Regional Council and was adjourned to a date to be determined. The hearing will continue to be open to the public, except as may be required for the protection of confidential matters.
The MFDA is the self-regulatory organization for Canadian mutual fund dealers, regulating the operations, standards of practice and business conduct of its 115 Members and their approximately 80,000 Approved Persons with a mandate to protect investors and the public interest.
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