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MFDA adjourns Hearing on the Merits in the matter of Mervin Visneskie

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Marco Wynnyckyj
Director, Hearings

MFDA adjourns Hearing on the Merits in the matter of Mervin Visneskie

March 1, 2017 (Toronto, Ontario) – The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (“MFDA”) commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Mervin Evans Visneskie (the “Respondent”) by Notice of Hearing dated January 18, 2016 (the “Notice of Hearing”).

The hearing of this matter on its merits, originally scheduled to take place March 6-10, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, has been adjourned to an appearance by teleconference before the Hearing Panel on March 6, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern), or as soon thereafter as the appearance can be held. The appearance will be open to the public, except as may be required for the protection of confidential matters.

A copy of the Notice of Hearing is available on the MFDA website at During the period described in the Notice of Hearing, the Respondent conducted business in the Kinburn, Ontario area.

The MFDA is the self-regulatory organization for Canadian mutual fund dealers, regulating the operations, standards of practice and business conduct of its Members and their approximately 83,000 Approved Persons with a mandate to protect investors and the public interest. For more information about the MFDA’s complaint and enforcement processes, as well as links to ‘Check an Advisor’ and other Investor Tools, visit the For Investors page on the MFDA website.

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