August 13, 2019 (Toronto, Ontario) – The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (“MFDA”) commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Robert John Kent (“Respondent”) by Notice of Hearing dated March 4, 2019.
The hearing of this matter on its merits will take place before a Hearing Panel of the MFDA’s Atlantic Regional Council on September 10, 2019, commencing at 10:00 a.m. (Newfoundland), or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, in the hearing room at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, 115 Cavendish Square, St. John’s, Newfoundland. The proceeding 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 www.mfda.ca. During the period described in the Notice of Hearing, the Respondent conducted business in the St. John’s, Newfoundland 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 81,000 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.