Yves Besner pleads guilty


Montréal - On October 14, 2014, before Judge François Khoury of the Court of Québec, district of Québec City, Yves Besner pleaded guilty to two charges of aiding with a distribution without a prospectus. The court approved the recommendation presented to it seeking the minimum penalty, namely, fines totalling $6,000.

The Autorité des marchés financiers ("AMF") charged Yves Besner with aiding Corporation Evolutra with illegal distribution activities.

The Autorité des marchés financiers (the AMF) is the regulatory and oversight body for Québec's financial sector.

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