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Hope You Will Join Us For One Of These Remarkable Events (IIAC Blog)

Hope You Will Join Us For One Of These Remarkable Events (IIAC Blog)

The IIAC’s events bring together regulators, government officials, IIAC members and opinion leaders to address the issues that are important to the investment industry.

We also collaborate and partner with other organizations to offer our members unique programs designed with their needs and interests in mind.

Hope to see you at one of these upcoming events.

SIFMA Compliance & Legal Society/IIAC breakfast. Toronto. October 6.

Canadian Institute, Common Reporting Standard (CRS) Compliance Conference. Proudly supported by the IIAC. Toronto. Oct 17-18.

IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame Gala Dinner & Induction Ceremony. Toronto. … Continue reading

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2015 IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame Inductees Announced (IIAC Blog)

2015 IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame Inductees Announced (IIAC Blog)

Established in 2013, The IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame serves to honour excellence, integrity and leadership in Canada’s investment industry. The IIAC is proud to announce the names of the 2015 inductees:

Peter M. Brown – Founder and former Chairman & CEO, Canaccord Financial Inc.

Frederick M. Ketchen – Former Director of Equity Trading, ScotiaMcLeod

Donald A. Leslie – Former President & CEO, Canadian Investor Protection Fund

Charles M. Winograd – Former Chairman & CEO, RBC Capital Markets; current Chairman, TMX Group

Posthumous Inductees

Jalynn H. Bennett – … Continue reading

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IIAC 2015 Cybersecurity Conference a Resounding Success

IIAC 2015 Cybersecurity Conference a Resounding Success

More than 120 participants took part in the full-day conference with local and international experts to assist IIAC members in protecting their firm and clients against cyber attacks.

Participants heard from our keynote speaker, Michael Calce (aka Mafiaboy), who, at age 15, caused $1.2 billion in damages by bringing down the websites of Amazon, CNN, Dell, E*Trade, eBay, and Yahoo!. His actions – which were eventually stopped following a major RCMP/FBI sting operation – incited panic from Silicon Valley to the White House.

Topics of discussion at the conference included:

Establishing a Governance and Risk Management Framework to Promote … Continue reading

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2015 IIAC Cybersecurity Conference

2015 IIAC Cybersecurity Conference

Date:  June 4, 2015Time:  7:45 am – 5:00 pmPlace:  St. Andrews Club and Conference Centre150 King Street West, 16th Floor (Garden Room), Toronto

Featuring Keynote Speaker Michael Calce a.k.a. Mafiaboy

Hear first-hand from Michael Calce who, at age 15, brought down the world’s largest websites and caused $1.2 billion in damages by crashing the websites of Amazon, CNN, Dell, E*Trade, eBay, and Yahoo!.  His actions – which were eventually stopped following a major FBI sting operation – incited panic from Silicon Valley to the White House.  Michael Calce’s story is a captivating behind-the scenes tour of hacking and proof … Continue reading

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