CALGARY, Jan. 31 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has
today issued an interim cease trade order against Executive Marketing &
Strategies Ltd. (EMS), Carol Jean Sayers, Ryan Kristen Sayers and Jennifer
Dawn Sayers. The order is in effect for 15 days, and prohibits all trading in
securities of EMS. The order also prohibits EMS and the Sayers from trading in
any securities or relying on any exemptions. A further hearing has been
scheduled for 2 p.m. on February 14, 2007 to determine whether this order
should be extended.
The ASC panel issued the interim order after reviewing evidence presented
by Staff that EMS and the Sayers had engaged, and may still be engaged, in
illegal trading of securities of EMS.
The ASC encourages anyone with concerns regarding trading of securities
of EMS, to report or forward this information to the ASC immediately by
calling the Public Inquiries office lines listed below.
A copy of a Notice of Hearing outlining the allegations is available on
the ASC website at www.albertasecurities.com.
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.
For further information:
For further information: For Media Inquiries: Tamera Van Brunt,
Director, Communications and Investor Education, (403) 297-2664; For Investor
Inquiries: ASC Public Inquiries, (403) 297-4296, Toll Free 1-877-355-0585