TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2011 /CNW/ - The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) today
issued the following update about developments relating to MF Global
Canada Co. to help explain the process for affected investors and other
On Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, the Canadian Investor Protection Fund (CIPF)
obtained a bankruptcy order in Canada for MF Global Canada Co., and
KPMG Inc. (KPMG) was immediately appointed trustee in bankruptcy. As a
result of this development, the sole authority to deal with investor
accounts now rests with KPMG, the trustee in bankruptcy.
MF Global Canada Co. customers can contact KPMG about their accounts at 416 777-3666 or toll free at 1-866-602-6743 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Information about MF Global Canada Co. is also available on the KPMG
CreditorLInks website at
In addition, information about CIPF coverage is available on the CIPF
web site at http://www.cipf.ca/HomePage.aspx or by calling CIPF toll free at 1 866.243.6981.
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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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