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New Report: Canadian anti-fraud measures too fragmented

August 28, 2014

A new report released by the Canadian Foundation for Advancement of Investor Rights, or FAIR, outlined a series of ...

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CARP Pre-budget submission

August 6, 2014

      "Fight Seniors’ Poverty, Eliminate RRIFs, Jobs for Older Workers and Better ...

The CARP Poll Report: Fraud Poll

April 4, 2014

Key Findings April 4th, 2014: Close to half of members have suffered fraud or know someone who has, and this ...

On Investor Protection & Overlapping Mandates: Making Something Everyone's Job Sometimes Makes it No One's Job

March 21, 2014

Earl Jones is also out on Good Behaviour (Just in Time for Fraud Awareness Month) It seems like a good time to pause ...

Ask an Expert: seniors should beware syndicated mortgages as a “safe” investment

March 21, 2014

Editors Note:   This is part of a series outlining practical survival tips for investor protection.  ...

Ask an Expert: Red Flags of Investing

March 7, 2014

Editors Note: This is part of a series outlining practical survival tips for investor protection. The series is ...

Hidden camera investigation uncovers ‘atrocious’ investment advice

March 2, 2014

As RRSP season closes and many Canadians prepare for tax time, a CBC Marketplace investigation reveals that financial ...

Mark Gordon, CEO of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association, Speaks on Older Investors

December 6, 2013

  CARP participated at the Mutual Fund Dealers Association (MFDA) of Canada’s Senior Summit event in October ...


“Raising the Bar" – Advocis Regulatory Affairs Symposium

November 14, 2013

  The current retail investment experience is tilted in favour of financial professionals and more needs to be done to ...


CARP calls for Redress and Compensation provisions in Investor Protection mandate of new Securities Regulator; cautious support

September 19, 2013

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 19, 2013 Toronto, ON: CARP welcomes the new Cooperative Capital Markets ...