Newsletters - 2015


Aug 4, 2015
OBSI Appoints Sarah P. Bradley as New Ombudsman and CEO

The Board of Directors of OBSI today announced that Sarah P. Bradley has been selected as the organization’s next Ombudsman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective September 14, 2015.


Jun 25, 2015
Oriana Becomes First Mortgage Broker Member of OBSI; Bylaw; Terms of Reference

OBSI is pleased to announce that Oriana Financial Group has joined OBSI as our first mortgage broker participating firm.


Jun 5, 2015
OBSI Approved as Banking External Complaint Body

OBSI today received federal Minister of Finance approval as an External Complaint Body (ECB) for banking complaints under the Bank Act.


May 28, 2015
Sentinel Refuses to Compensate Retired Investor

OBSI today announced the refusal of Sentinel Financial Management Corp. to compensate a retired investor in the amount of $55,000.


May 6, 2015
Search for New Ombudsman and CEO

A search is underway for a new Ombudsman and CEO at OBSI, and OBSI’s Board of Directors has engaged an executive search firm – Desautels Consulting – to assist with this process.


Apr 30, 2015
Investment Complaint Backlog Eliminated; Compensation Refusals

OBSI announced today that the backlog of investment cases has been eliminated on schedule.


Mar 9, 2015
MARCH 9, 2015 ISSUE

Douglas Melville Appointed Channel Islands Financial Ombudsman


Feb 24, 2015
FEBRUARY 24, 2015 ISSUE

The Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments (OBSI) today published its 2014 Annual Report.