In the wake of the scandals of Norbourg, Earl Jones and Mount Real, the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) initiated a public consultation on December 9, 2011, regarding the compensation of victims of financial crimes. At the request of the Québec Minister of Finance and of the Québec Minister for Finance, the AMF is focusing on all aspects of the compensation of consumers who have been victims of financial fraud, in particular the role that the Fonds d’indemnisation des services financiers (Financial Services Compensation Fund) might play in this respect.(...)

type The 'Autorité des Marchés Financiers' Initiates a Consultation on the Compensation of Consumers of Financial Products & Services