President Shorcan Brokers Limited
Peter has worked in the financial services industry since the late 1990s, starting at Dow Jones Telerate and Bridge Information Services (later Reuters). He was one of the founders of Canada’s first registered ATS (Alternative Trading System), CollectiveBid Systems Inc./CBID Markets Inc. and worked as it’s Vice President of Sales, Marketing & Customer Relations. Peter has also worked as Senior Account Manager at TSX Markets and served as Director of Business Development, Futures Market at the Montreal Exchange. Peter is currently President of the TMX Group Limited’s fixed income inter-dealer broker, Shorcan Brokers Limited. He was also the founder and President of Calgary based Shorcan Energy Brokers Inc., Co-Managing Director of TSX Private Markets and served on the Board of NGX (Natural Gas Exchange. Peter serves on the board of directors of CanPX, a transparency system that is a joint venture of Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC), Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) member firms represented on the IIAC Debt Markets Committee (Primary Dealers Section) along with certain inter-dealer brokers operating in domestic debt markets. Peter also sits on IIROC’s Fixed Income Committee which has a mandate to advise on the development of rules and policies related to the trading of fixed income securities. In addition, Peter sits on the CDOR & CORRA Oversight Committee. Peter is also past-chair and currently serves on the Board of Directors of The SandBox Project, a national charity whose vision is to make Canada the healthiest place on earth for children and youth to grow up.