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Mar 26, 2015, 14:16 ET Supreme Court of Canada denies ASC's leave to appeal illegal insider trading case

CALGARY, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Supreme Court of Canada has denied an Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) application for leave to appeal a...


Feb 12, 2015, 10:45 ET ASC sanctions Robert Baker for Multi-Corp. International's failure to comply with cease trade order

CALGARY, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has sanctioned Robert Baker for Multi-Corp. International's failure to...


Feb 06, 2015, 15:00 ET ASC alleges Poseidon executives overstated the company's revenue

CALGARY, Feb. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) staff  have issued a Notice of Hearing alleging that Poseidon Concepts...


Jan 29, 2015, 16:43 ET ASC reciprocates bans against HEIR Home Equity Investment Rewards, other entities, Archibald Robertson, Brent Borland, Wayne D. Robbins and Marco Caruso

CALGARY, Jan. 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has reciprocated certain sanctions the Ontario Securities Commission...


Jan 28, 2015, 14:09 ET ASC issues partial variation of Cambrian Strathcona Trust cease trade order

CALGARY, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has issued an order dated January 27, 2015 granting a partial variation of...


Jan 26, 2015, 13:17 ET Securities Act investigative provisions constitutional

CALGARY, Jan. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - Court of Queen's Bench Justice C.S. Anderson has ruled that Securities Act (Alberta) provisions...


Jan 15, 2015, 13:31 ET Rosehall Exempt Market Solutions and Harpreet (Harris) Thiara surrender registration to ASC

CALGARY, Jan. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has accepted the surrender applications of Rosehall Exempt Market Solutions...


Jan 09, 2015, 18:27 ET ASC alleges Ronald Cadman and Travis Cadman breached undertaking

CALGARY, Jan. 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) staff have issued a Notice of Hearing alleging that Ronald William Cadman and...


Dec 23, 2014, 16:25 ET ASC alleges illegal distributions, misrepresentations, and fraud by St. Albert man

CALGARY, Dec. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) staff have issued a Notice of Hearing alleging that Optam Holdings Inc.,...


Dec 23, 2014, 15:10 ET ASC sanctions Deborah Burns McKenzie and Christopher John McKenzie for illegal trades and misrepresentations

CALGARY, Dec. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has sanctioned Deborah Burns McKenzie and Christopher John McKenzie (the...


Dec 16, 2014, 17:02 ET ASC sanctions Neil Alan Lymer, Tri-Corp Canada Investments Inc. and 1351368 Alberta Ltd.

CALGARY, Dec. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has found that Neil Alan Lymer, Tri-Corp Canada Investments Inc. and 1351368...


Dec 04, 2014, 15:00 ET ASC settles with Calgary businessman Gordon Mak

CALGARY, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) and Gordon Mak have agreed to settle allegations made by ASC staff...


Dec 02, 2014, 14:29 ET ASC permanently bans 2 Wongs Make It Right Enterprises from capital market

CALGARY, Dec. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has found that 2 Wongs Make It Right Enterprises Ltd., 1409779 Alberta...


Nov 20, 2014, 17:50 ET ASC issues blanket order regarding private placements to permitted clients

CALGARY, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has implemented Blanket Order 45-514 Certain Private Placements...


Nov 10, 2014, 18:41 ET Court of Appeal dismisses leave application

CALGARY, Nov. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - The Court of Appeal of Alberta has dismissed an application for permission to appeal a Court of Queen's Bench...


Oct 31, 2014, 18:18 ET ASC seeks sanctions against Deborah Burns McKenzie and Christopher John McKenzie

CALGARY, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) will convene a hearing at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 to...


Oct 30, 2014, 17:47 ET ASC issues partial variation to Crossroads-DMD Mortgage Investment Corporation cease trade order

CALGARY, Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has issued an order granting a partial variation of an ASC cease trade order...


Oct 29, 2014, 09:00 ET ASC's Investor Education Month campaign warns Albertans "Don't Get Tricked" when investing

-- The Alberta Securities Commission "treats" Calgarians while educating them about how to avoid investment fraud -- CALGARY, Oct. 29, 2014 /CNW/...


Oct 28, 2014, 09:00 ET ASC's Investor Education Month campaign warns Albertans "Don't Get Tricked" when investing

-- The Alberta Securities Commission "treats" Edmontonians while educating them about how to avoid investment fraud -- CALGARY, Oct. 28, 2014...


Oct 27, 2014, 11:00 ET ASC seeks leave to appeal illegal insider trading case to Supreme Court of Canada

CALGARY, Oct. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission has applied to the Supreme Court of Canada for leave to appeal a...


Oct 24, 2014, 10:30 ET ASC sanctions Lawrence Zeiben, Grit International Inc. and Texas Petroleum Inc. for fraud and misrepresentation

CALGARY, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has sanctioned Lawrence Zeiben (Zeiben) and his companies Grit...


Oct 01, 2014, 16:46 ET ASC sanctions Platinum Equities Inc. and connected entity for fraud

CALGARY, Oct.1, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has sanctioned Platinum Equities Inc. and Platinum 5 Acres and a Mule Limited...


Sep 11, 2014, 18:22 ET ASC reaches settlement agreement with Ryan James McCool

CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has concluded a settlement agreement with Alberta resident Ryan James...


Sep 08, 2014, 18:30 ET ASC reciprocates bans against Ronald Ovenden, New Solutions Capital Inc., New Solutions Financial Corporation and New Solutions Financial (II) Corporation

CALGARY, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has reciprocated certain sanctions the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC)...


Sep 04, 2014, 16:53 ET ASC alleges illegal trades and distributions by Global Social Capital Partners, Inc. and John Byron Rochard

CALGARY, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) staff have issued a Notice of Hearing alleging that Global Social Capital...