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Bulletin #0274-P

Applications for Membership on Policy Advisory Committee

Contact: Paige
BULLETIN #0274 – P
Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs
August 13, 2007
Phone: (416) 943-5838

MFDA Bulletin


For Distribution to Relevant Parties within your Firm

Applications for Membership on Policy Advisory Committee

The MFDA is currently seeking applications for two new members for its Policy Advisory
Committee (“PAC”). The deadline for applications is September 28, 2007.

Mandate of the PAC

The principal functions of the PAC are as follows:

1. To provide advice to MFDA staff on a variety of matters including regulatory and policy
initiatives and industry trends and practices.
2. At the request of MFDA staff, provide advice and comment on the legal, regulatory and
market implications of any aspect of MFDA Rules, By-laws, Policies and operations.

Appointment Criteria

The MFDA President and Chief Executive Officer selects the members of the PAC based on the
recommendation of MFDA staff.

Members of the PAC are officers and senior employees of MFDA Members selected with a view
to ensuring that the PAC is reasonably representative of the diversity of MFDA membership.

Individuals appointed to PAC should have an excellent knowledge of securities law and mutual
fund regulation. Expertise in an area of special interest to the MFDA at the time an appointment
is made may also be a factor in selection. Members of the PAC are expected to have excellent
technical abilities and a strong interest in the development of securities regulatory policy.

It is expected that the PAC will meet at least semi-annually. Committee members will be
expected to attend (in person or by conference call) all meetings of the PAC and to volunteer
time to assist MFDA staff in accordance with the mandate of the PAC. PAC members should be
in a position to make the time commitment that PAC’s work entails. Members who find
themselves unable to make this time commitment may be asked to resign in order that more
active members may fill their places.

Application Process

Qualified individuals interested in serving on the PAC should forward an up-to-date resume
together with a brief covering letter outlining relevant industry experience to the attention of:

Paige L. Ward
Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs

By Mail:
Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada
121 King Street West
Standard Life Tower
Suite 1000
Toronto, Ontario
M5H 3T9

Or Electronically at:

Or By facsimile: (416) 943-1218

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