Sino-Forest tribunal will put fraud allegations – and the OSC’s reputation – to the test

The Ontario Securities Commission’s fraud allegations against Sino-Forest Corp. and five of its former executives are as spectacular as they come in market prosecutions: Fraudulent overstatement of assets. Falsified evidence of ownership. Secret control over both suppliers and customers. Starting this coming Tuesday, Sept. 2, those allegations will finally be tested in a much-anticipated OSC tribunal…

Sino-Forest tribunal will put fraud allegations – and the OSC’s reputation – to the test

Vanguard’s move into PE may change the landscape forever

Private equity has been growing in popularity in recent years as more and more big-name funds and institutional investors dive in. Now even indexing giant Vanguard is out to take a piece of the PE pie. During a panel at the Morningstar Investment Conference this year, Fran Kinniry of Vanguard, John Rekenthaler of Morningstar and Read More