TORONTO, June 6, 2012 /CNW/ - The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) is
launching its redesigned website to provide an improved one-stop
gateway to valuable information for investors and regulated firms.
The site was redesigned to be more user-friendly, accessible and easier
to navigate for all stakeholders. It now features a clear investor and
industry focus, and employs plain language to make content and
materials easier to understand.
"Our website is our primary vehicle for communicating with our
stakeholders," said Susan Wolburgh Jenah, IIROC's President and Chief
Executive Officer. "Having a user-friendly and information rich website
with content that is timely and relevant supports our commitment to be
accessible, transparent and accountable."
With enhanced search capabilities, site visitors can more quickly,
intuitively and efficiently find the resources and information they
need while being guided to related resources and updated information
The redesign follows extensive consultations with a range of
stakeholders including industry members, investors and staff. They
provided valuable feedback, through a combination of meetings, round
table sessions and focus groups, to help us enhance the web user
Visit www.iiroc.ca now to explore the redesigned site and find details on our homepage
about providing feedback. We welcome feedback on our newly redesigned
IIROC is the national self-regulatory organization which oversees all
investment dealers and trading activity on debt and equity marketplaces
in Canada. Created in 2008 through the consolidation of the Investment
Dealers Association of Canada and Market Regulation Services Inc.,
IIROC sets high quality regulatory and investment industry standards,
protects investors and strengthens market integrity while maintaining
efficient and competitive capital markets.
IIROC carries out its regulatory responsibilities through setting and
enforcing rules regarding the proficiency, business and financial
conduct of dealer firms and their registered employees and through
setting and enforcing market integrity rules regarding trading activity
on Canadian equity marketplaces.
SOURCE Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) - General News
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Vice President, Public Affairs
Director, Public Affairs