Behind the scenes of the upcoming OSC roundtable

Investor protection vs. efficiency: The precedents, pace and fine print should have investors paying attention

Andrew Willis 19 March, 2019 | 2:00PM

There’s something brewing in the background of the Ontario investor landscape. On January 14, the Ontario Security Commission (OSC) asked for suggestions aimed at scrapping old rules and reporting requirements in the name of industry competitiveness. And on March 27, the OSC will hold a roundtable with industry stakeholders to discuss comments.

The Investment Industry of Canada (IIAC) blamed regulations for the doubling of operating expenses in 2018 with IIAC president and CEO Ian Russell saying as much in his January 2019 letter to the industry.

However, that doubling of operating expenses also included technology and systems improvements for efficiency and convenience reasons – at a time of increasingly higher profits.

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