Quebec’s financial sector regulator, the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) is calling for candidates to serve on an advisory committee on investment products, announced the AMF April 20.

The Investment Products Advisory Committee will advise on issues primarily concerning mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, non-redeemable investment funds and individual segregated funds.

Investment product management and distribution

The committee's core mandate “is to examine and discuss issues relating to efficient frameworks for managing and distributing investment products and provide feedback and suggestions for enhancing the development and implementation of those frameworks.” said the AMF in a statement.

The Committee will be composed of up to 15 outside members from various related areas and professions, as well as AMF representatives. Members must have extensive experience in their respective fields and a solid understanding of investment product regulation.

Appointed for an initial three-year term

Committee members will be appointed for an initial three-year term, which may be extended. The Committee will meet three to six times a year and members will not be paid for their participation. For more information, read the call for candidates. The deadline for applications is May 5, 2017.