TORONTO, July 12, 2012 /CNW/ - The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC)
is inviting applications for membership on its Investor Advisory Panel.
The seven-member Panel, which was established in 2010, is nearing the
end of its initial two-year term. While all members were offered
reappointment for an additional term, three members, including Chair
Anita Anand, have chosen not to renew their appointment.
"The OSC thanks Anita Anand, Lincoln Caylor and Michael Wissell for
their significant contributions to the success of the Investor Advisory
Panel in its first two years," said Mary Condon, Vice-Chair of the OSC.
"The Panel has become an important voice for investors in the
regulatory process, and the new members will be selected to ensure that
the Panel continues to represent a broad range of relevant experience,
skills, knowledge and perspectives."
For information on the Panel's activities and details on how to submit
an application, please visit the investor section of the OSC website at
The OSC administers and enforces securities legislation in the province
of Ontario. The OSC's statutory mandate is to provide protection to
investors from unfair, improper or fraudulent practices and to foster
fair and efficient capital markets and confidence in capital markets.
SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission
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