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The national registration search contains the names of all individuals and firms who are registered to sell securities in Canada, with the exception of those registered solely with the Ontario Securities Commision (OSC).

Recognize & Report a Scam

Investment Fraud Report a Scam 

It can happen to you​

Investment fraud can happen to anyone, so take steps to protect yourself. Adopt a "buyer beware" attitude and keep your eyes open. Know the warning signs of a scam, and make an effort to keep your money safe.

Explore this section to learn about common scams so that you're prepared for the next time you're approached with an investment opportunity.

Keep yourself informed

Canadian Securities Administrators

Read our most recent enforcement orders and use the CSA Cease Trade Orders search tool.

The CSA Disciplined List identifies individuals and companies that have been subject to penalties in various jurisdictions.

Want the latest stats on Canadians, investing and investment fraud? Read the Executive Summary of the 2012 Canadian Securities Administrators Investor Index.