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MFDA reschedules first appearance in the matter of Shahin Golestani

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Marco Wynnyckyj
Director, Hearings

MFDA reschedules first appearance in the matter of Shahin Golestani

October 13, 2017 (Toronto, Ontario) – The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (“MFDA”) commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Shahin Golestani (“Respondent”) by Notice of Hearing dated September 25, 2017 (“Notice of Hearing”).

The first appearance in this proceeding, originally scheduled to take place on November 8, 2017, will now be held before a Hearing Panel of the MFDA’s Pacific Regional Council on November 29, 2017 by teleconference commencing at 10:00 a.m. (Pacific), 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 Burnaby, British Columbia 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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