Category Archives: Investing Basics

Meet Rozanne Reszel, President and CEO of CIPF

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Meet Rozanne Reszel, President and CEO of the Canadian Investor Protection Fund, an industry-funded organization established to protect investor assets in the rare event that an IIROC member becomes insolvent. MORE

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Teletownhalls: A New Way for the OSC and the Public to Connect

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The Investor Office recently introduced a new “teletownhall” outreach and consultation format that allowed us to reach and connect with thousands of Ontarians at a time. MORE

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Meet Debra Foubert, Compliance & Registrant Regulation Director

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Debra Foubert is the Director of the Ontario Securities Commission’s Compliance and Registrant Regulation Branch, the operating branch that led the development at the OSC of a recent Canadian Securities Administrators consultation paper. MORE

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Meet Neil Gross, Executive Director of FAIR Canada

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Meet Neil Gross, Executive Director of the Canadian Foundation for Advancement of Investor Rights (FAIR Canada). FAIR Canada’s mission is to be a national voice for investors in securities regulation and a catalyst for enhancing the rights of Canadian shareholders. MORE

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Investing 101: Indices and Index Funds

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When you hear that “the market is up,” people are often actually referring to an index. An index is a collection of securities or other assets that are meant to represent the value of an economic sector or portion of the market. MORE

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