Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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CALGARY. x-22s. The Alberta Securities Commission says investors need to be wary when putting money into penny stocks when the company involved is making outrageous claims. Alison Trollope (TRAWL'-up), the director of communications and investor education for the Alberta Securities Commission, says she has seen companies with limited resources, make claims relating to new technology or vaccines following events like tsunamis, earthquakes and the Zika virus. She says people fall for what are referred to as pump and dump schemes.

("...to crater.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: The commission issued its annual list of investor risks for 2017.

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