TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - The MFDA today announced that on December 16, 2016, a three-person Hearing Panel of the MFDA's Central Regional Council made Orders pursuant to section 24.3 of MFDA By-law No. 1 in respect of International Capital Management Inc. ("ICM"), John Paul Sanchez ("John Sanchez") and Javier Andreas Sanchez ("Javier Sanchez") (collectively, the "Respondents").
Further to a Notice of Application issued on December 13, 2016, an appearance in this matter took place with notice to the Respondents on December 16, 2016, at which time the Hearing Panel made Orders imposing certain terms and conditions on the Respondents' conduct of securities related business. The Hearing Panel directed that the next appearance in this proceeding will take place on January 24, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern).
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SOURCE Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada
For further information: Charles Toth, Director, Litigation, 416-943-4619, [email protected]