Respondent applies for review of MFDA Hearing Panel decision in the matter of Gregory Burke
May 29, 2018 (Toronto, Ontario) – A Hearing Panel of the Atlantic Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (“MFDA”) issued its Reasons for Decisions (Penalty) on December 19, 2017, in connection with a disciplinary hearing held on August 10, 2017 in Halifax, Nova Scotia in respect of Gregory Burke. A copy of the Decision and Reasons (Penalty) is available on the MFDA website at www.mfda.ca.
Mr. Burke has applied to the Nova Scotia Securities Commission for a Hearing and Review of the MFDA Hearing Panel’s decision, pursuant to subsections 30(5) and 5(A) of the Nova Scotia Securities Act.
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