Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Head of Canada's mutual fund regulator retires

Larry Waite, former head of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada

DEBORAH BAIC/GLOBE AND MAIL

The long-time chief executive, and inaugural employee, of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada is retiring.

Larry Waite handed over the reins on the last day of September, Canada's mutual fund industry regulator said in a statement on Thursday.

After nine years at the top, and fourteen with the organization, the MFDA board began looking for a successor for Mr. Waite earlier this year. In June, it settled on Mark Gordon, a former vice-president at the organization who has also worked at the Ontario Securities Commission.

Story continues below advertisement

Report an error Licensing Options
About the Author
Financial Services Reporter

Jacqueline Nelson is a financial services reporter at the Report on Business. Prior to that she was a staff writer at Canadian Business magazine, covering news and writing features on a wide variety of subjects. More

Comments

The Globe invites you to share your views. Please stay on topic and be respectful to everyone. For more information on our commenting policies and how our community-based moderation works, please read our Community Guidelines and our Terms and Conditions.

We’ve made some technical updates to our commenting software. If you are experiencing any issues posting comments, simply log out and log back in.

Discussion loading… ✨