TORONTO, Feb. 27 /CNW/ - The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada
("MFDA") commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Hill & Crawford
Investment Management Group Ltd. and Albert Rodney Hill by Notice of Hearing
dated December 31, 2008.
As specified in the Notice of Hearing, the first appearance in this
proceeding took place today at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern) before a three-member
hearing panel of the MFDA Central Regional Council ("Hearing Panel").
The hearing of this matter on its merits has been scheduled to take place
before the Hearing Panel on June 9-10, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern) in the
hearing room located at the offices of the MFDA at 121 King Street West, Suite
1000, Toronto, Ontario, or as soon thereafter as the hearing can be held.
The hearing will be open to the public, except as may be required for the
protection of confidential matters.
A copy of the Notice of Hearing is available on the MFDA website at
The MFDA is the self-regulatory organization for Canadian mutual fund
dealers. The MFDA regulates the operations, standards of practice and business
conduct of its 152 Members and their approximately 75,000 Approved Persons
with a mandate to protect investors and the public interest.
For further information:
For further information: Yvette MacDougall, Hearings Coordinator, (416)
943-4606 or firstname.lastname@example.org