The Canadian Press

2013-09-19 | National Regulator

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Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and his counterparts in BC and Ontario agreed to establish a co-operative securities regulator to oversee Canada's investment industry. Flaherty said the Canadian economy was strongest when everyone acted together toward a common goal. (Flaherty had long sought a national securities regulator, but the Supreme Court blocked a plan in 2011 by the federal government to create one. However, the court allowed Ottawa to seek a co-operative approach with the provinces.)

Date: 2013-09-19
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 10 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I hope that the other provinces and territories can embrace the spirit of that idea and consider joining us in this important work >>