TORONTO, June 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is inviting applications for
membership on its Market Structure Advisory Committee (MSAC).
Established in 2011, the MSAC serves as a forum to discuss issues
associated with market structure and marketplace operations. The MSAC
also acts as a source of input and feedback for OSC staff to help
facilitate the development of policy and rule-making initiatives that
promote investor protection, fair and efficient capital markets and
confidence in those markets.
Serving two-year terms, the 12 to 15 committee members meet at least
four times annually and have the opportunity to express an interest to
renew their membership. Members are selected for their extensive
knowledge of the Canadian capital markets and market structure, and
strong knowledge of the regulatory requirements in securities
legislation in Canada. The MSAC is currently chaired by an industry
All interested parties, including representatives with industry
experience and expertise in market structure issues, are invited to
submit applications for membership on the MSAC in writing, indicating
their areas of practice and relevant experience. Members with
experience from a variety of different perspectives is desirable.
Applications are due by July 2nd, 2013.
Applications and questions regarding MSAC may be forwarded in writing
Senior Accountant, Market Regulation
Ontario Securities Commission
SOURCE: Ontario Securities Commission
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