MFDA Hearing Panel reserves judgment in the matter of Valery Herner
December 2, 2016 (Toronto, Ontario) – The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (“MFDA”) commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Valery Herner (the “Respondent”) by Notice of Hearing dated March 9, 2016 (the “Notice of Hearing”).
The hearing of this matter on its merits took place on November 30 and December 1, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario before a three-member Hearing Panel of the MFDA’s Central Regional Council. After receiving evidence and hearing submissions from the parties, the Hearing Panel reserved its decision and advised that it will issue its decision and written reasons in due course.
A copy of the Notice of Hearing is available on the MFDA website at www.mfda.ca. During the period described in the Notice of Hearing, the Respondent conducted business in the St. Catharines, 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.