Our Regulation

Select Vantage Canada Inc. (the Canadian subsidiary of Select Vantage) is a member of the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization, and is registered as an investment dealer with the Ontario Securities Commission.

In this regulated capacity, Select Vantage Canada oversees and is responsible for all of the corporate group’s trading on Canada’s stock markets, including the Toronto Stock Exchange, the TSX Venture Exchange, the Canadian Securities Exchange, and CBOE Canada.

Select Vantage’s trading in other countries’ markets is done through locally registered broker-dealers; however, we proudly enforce the same standards of internal supervision of our corporate group’s trading around the world as we do in Canada.

Details of Select Vantage Canada’s registration may be found at the Canadian Investment Regulatory Organization (CIRO) and the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA).

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Daniel Schlaepfer, CFA

President and CEO

Daniel Schlaepfer is the President and CEO of Select Vantage Inc (SVI), and its affiliates Select Vantage Canada Inc, Select Vantage Ontario Inc and Elite Vantage Placement Ltd. SVI is a global leader in electronic market-making, employing over 2,500 staff in 39 countries. On any given day, the firm can trade over US$3 billion a day on global stock markets.

Educated in Canada, Daniel received an MBA from the John Molson School of Business, Goodman Institute of Investment Management at Concordia University, and a Bachelor of Commerce from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. He is a CFA charter holder and passed the FINRA series 7 and 24 exams as well as CSI courses, CSC and PDO.

In 2019 Daniel was named to Canada’s Top 40 under 40 list and Concordia University’s Top 50 under 50 alumni shaping business in Canada. He is also a serving member of the Ontario Securities Commission’s Market Structure Advisory Committee (MSAC), a forum that discusses issues associated with market structure and marketplace operations in the Canadian markets.