TORONTO, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - A Hearing Panel of the Central Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MDFA") has issued its Reasons for Decision in connection with the settlement hearing held in Toronto, Ontario, on April 16, 2014, in the matter of Sofela Kehinde Sowunmi (the "Respondent"). The Reasons for Decision relate to the Hearing Panel's acceptance of the settlement agreement entered into between the Respondent and Staff of the MFDA.
The MFDA is the self-regulatory organization for Canadian mutual fund dealers, regulating the operations, standards of practice and business conduct of its 111 Members and their approximately 80,000 Approved Persons with a mandate to protect investors and the public interest. For more information about the MFDA's complaint and enforcement processes, as well as links to 'Check an Advisor' and other Investor Tools, visit the For Investors page on the MFDA website.
SOURCE: Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada
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