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Equity Financial Trust Company Joins the Canadian ETF Association

The Canadian ETF Association (CETFA) announces that Equity Financial Trust Company has joined the association as its newest affiliate member.  

"Equity is a trusted supplier of transfer agent services to the ETF community. In our partnership with CETFA, we are committed to leveraging Equity’s experience to help drive innovation and growth of the EFT market in Canada.” Richard Rohan, Vice-President, Corporate Sales.

While Affiliate members do no sit on the board of directors, they enjoy all other privileges as full members, such as participation on its committees and input on CETFA policy direction.

 "Our new affiliate member represents one of the most respected transfer agencies in Canada. With their participation, we have really strengthened the knowledge base and experience that the CETFA has to be able to impact the Canadian investment landscape," Howard Atkinson, the current chair of the Canadian ETF Association said.

 CETFA was created to be the Canadian ETF Industry's leading source for relevant ETF information and asset under management statistics. Through creating more awareness about ETFs, providing greater depth of education to investors and dealing with industry specific issues, both regulatory and structural, CETFA has taken an activist role on behalf of all ETF providers to improve industry practices and defend the positions of member firms.