ASC cease trades Ryan Steve Magee, David Wayne Magee and Master Daytraders Inc.
CALGARY, Aug. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has issued an Interim Cease Trade Order against Ryan Steve Magee, David Wayne Magee and their company Master Daytraders Inc. after considering evidence from ASC staff suggesting the Magees and Master Daytraders were involved in acting as dealers without the required registration, and suggesting they were involved in a course of conduct perpetrating a fraud on investors.
The Interim Cease Trade Order prohibits the Magees and Master Daytraders from trading in or purchasing all securities or exchange contracts. It also prohibits them from disseminating to the public any communications that promote trading in or purchasing of securities or exchange contracts in or through trades by the Magees or Master Daytraders.
The Interim Cease Trade Order is in effect for 15 days, unless extended.
Members of the public are warned not to deal with or give their money to unlicensed dealers. Before any investment, the public should contact ASC Inquiries (1-877-355-4488 or firstname.lastname@example.org) to perform a background check on those involved in the investment.
The ASC is the regulatory agency responsible for administering the province's securities laws. It is entrusted to foster a fair and efficient capital market in Alberta and to protect investors. As a member of the Canadian Securities Administrators, the ASC works to improve, coordinate and harmonize the regulation of Canada's capital markets.
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