TORONTO, April 12, 2013 /CNW/ - On April 11, 2013, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) announced the accidental loss of a portable device that contained personal information relating to clients of a number of investment firms.
IIROC has informed Canaccord Wealth Management that Canaccord client information was not, to their knowledge, on the portable device that was lost. Canaccord Wealth Management therefore believes that its clients were not affected by this incident and that personal information relating to clients of Canaccord Wealth Management was NOT lost in this incident.
ABOUT CANACCORD FINANCIAL INC.:
Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Financial Inc. is a leading independent, full-service financial services firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry: wealth management and global capital markets. Since its establishment in 1950, Canaccord has been driven by an unwavering commitment to building lasting client relationships. We achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional and corporate clients through comprehensive investment solutions, brokerage services and investment banking services. Canaccord has offices in 13 countries worldwide, including Wealth Management offices located in Canada, Australia, the UK and Europe. Canaccord Genuity, the international capital markets division, operates in Canada, the US, the UK, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Hong Kong, mainland China, Myanmar, Singapore, Australia and Barbados.
Canaccord Financial Inc. is publicly traded under the symbol CF on the TSX and the symbol CF. on the London Stock Exchange.
SOURCE: Canaccord Financial Inc.
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