Ontario picks ex-judge to head securities regulator

TORONTO, Oct 13 (BestGrowthStock) – Ontario has nominated the
head of the province’s energy board, a former Federal Court
judge, to chair Canada’s largest securities regulator, the
provincial government confirmed in a statement on Wednesday.

Howard Wetston is set to replace current Ontario Securities
Commission Chairman David Wilson after Wilson’s five-year term
expires at the end of this month.

Wetston previously served as vice-chairman of the
commission and a director at the federal competition bureau.
(Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Peter Galloway)

Ontario picks ex-judge to head securities regulator