Canada: Mining firm’s execs face insider trading charges

The chairman of Calgary-based Grande Cache Coal Corp. says the company will “vigorously” defend executive team members including the CEO against charges of illegal insider trading. The Alberta Securities Commission on Thursday announced it has accused president and chief executive Robert Henry Stan, his wife, Kathryn Paula Stan, and four other Grande Cache Coal senior executives of engaging in insider trading between May and mid-July 2008.

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