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UBS Financial Services Sued For Defective Options Strategy

July 20, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Defective Option Strategies, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on UBS Financial Services Sued For Defective Options Strategy

Cary Alan Moskowitz of New York New York a stockbroker currently associated with UBS Financial Services has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related complaint in which the customer requested $14,000,000.00 in damages supported by allegations that unsuitable options transactions had been executed in the customer’s account during the period in which Moskowitz was […]

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UBS Financial Sued By Investors For Options Strategy

June 24, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Defective Option Strategies, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on UBS Financial Sued By Investors For Options Strategy

John Seiberling Fulton of West Palm Beach Florida a stockbroker currently registered with UBS Financial Services Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $1,400,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that between 2017 and 2019: an options overlay strategy implemented in the customer’s account had been […]

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Investors Sue UBS Financial In Bad Options Overlay Strategy

June 23, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Defective Option Strategies, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on Investors Sue UBS Financial In Bad Options Overlay Strategy

Gerard Joseph Costello of New York New York a stockbroker currently associated with UBS Financial Services has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $350,000.00 in damages supported by allegations that (1) misrepresentations had been made by the stockbroker concerning an options overlay strategy implemented in the […]

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Oppenheimer Accused Of Defective Investment Advice

June 03, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Defective Option Strategies, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on Oppenheimer Accused Of Defective Investment Advice

Dennis Phillip Ayre of Los Angeles California a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has been identified in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for $20,823.06 in damages on March 27, 2020 founded on accusations that the customer was placed into an investment management service which carried risks beyond that […]

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Investors Sue UBS Financial For Defective Investment Advice

April 18, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Defective Option Strategies, Investment and Regulatory News, Securities Arbitration Claims, Unsuitable Investment Recommendations   |   Comments Off on Investors Sue UBS Financial For Defective Investment Advice

Scott Michael Rosenberg of New York New York a stockbroker currently registered with UBS Financial Services Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $1,200,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that (1) the customer was provided with unsuitable investment recommendations between 2016 and 2020 concerning the […]

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LPL Stockbroker Sanctioned For Unsuitable Recommendations

April 08, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Defective Option Strategies, Inverse/Leveraged ETF Funds   |   Comments Off on LPL Stockbroker Sanctioned For Unsuitable Recommendations

Cory Ryan Burnell of Valley Springs Colorado a stockbroker formerly employed by LPL Financial LLC and Blueprint Wealth Partners LLC has been ordered by California Department of Business Oversight to cease and desist violating securities laws or regulations and has been suspended for twelve months from engaging in investment advisory business in the State of […]

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UBS Sued By Investors For Options Misrepresentation

Matthew Stern Buchsbaum of New York New York a stockbroker associated with UBS Financial Services Inc. has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $500,000.00 in damages supported by allegations that (1) misrepresentations had been made to the customer in regards to an options overlay strategy implemented […]

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Wedbush Sued By Investors For Unsuitable Options Trading

David Roger Hirons of San Diego California a stockbroker formerly registered with Wedbush Securities Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $712,080.00 in compensatory damages and $1,000,000.00 in punitive damages based upon allegations of unauthorized options trades that had been effected by Hirons in the […]

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Allegis Sued By Investors For Breach Of Fiduciary Duty

Brandon Curt Stimpson of North Logan Utah a stockbroker associated with Allegis Investment Services LLC has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $2,481,000.00 in damages supported by allegations of (1) breach of a fiduciary duty by Stimpson (2) unauthorized and unsupervised options trades in the customer’s […]

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FINRA Suspends Berthel Stockbroker For Misconduct

Mason Wayne Gann of Dallas Texas a stockbroker formerly registered with Berthel Fisher Company Financial Services has been suspended from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon consenting to findings that defrauded an elder customer by engaging in unsuitable options trading. Letter of Acceptance Waiver and Consent No. […]

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Regulator Bars Thomson Financial Stockbroker Unsuitable Options Trading

Brendan Patrick Shaw of Scottsdale Arizona a stockbroker associated with Purshe Kaplan Sterling Investments and Thomson Financial Advisors LLC has been (1) barred from working as a stockbroker or investment adviser representative (2) ordered to cease and desist from violating securities laws or regulations and (3) fined $20,000.00 based upon allegations that highly risky and […]

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Investors Accuse SW Financial Of Misrepresentation

Christopher Anthony Fernan of Melville New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Salomon Whitney Financial is referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on November 27, 2018 where the customer requested $46,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that false or misleading statements had been made by the stockbroker concerning the risks of options […]

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FINRA Sanctions Ace Diversified For Failure To Supervise

Ace Diversified Capital Inc. a securities broker dealer headquartered in San Gabriel California has been censured and fined $20,000.00 by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) founded on findings that (1) Ace failed to supervise exchange traded funds and exchange traded notes sold by its stockbroker (2) Ace failed to create and maintain a supervision system […]

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Investors Sue UBS For Defective Options Strategy

Mark Laing Lichtenfeld of Florham Park New Jersey a stockbroker formerly employed by UBS Financial Services Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim where the customer requested $850,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that (1) the customer had been provided bad advice from Lichtenfeld concerning an options overlay strategy and […]

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McNally Stockbroker Barred In Investigation

Dennis Masaaki Nakamura of Moraga California a stockbroker formerly registered with McNally Financial Services Corporation has been barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity founded on findings that Nakamura neglected to follow FINRA’s instructions while he was under investigation for providing bad investment advice to customers of the […]

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Investors Sue Northwestern Mutual For Bad Investment Advice

Matthew Thomas Cochran of Charlotte North Carolina a stockbroker formerly employed by Northwestern Mutual Investment Services LLC is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $300,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that from 2015 to 2018: (1) the customer had been provided bad investment recommendations in regard […]

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UBS Financial Sued For Defective Options Strategy

Scott Michael Rosenberg of New York New York a stockbroker currently registered with UBS Financial Services Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $400,000.00 in damages supported by accusations that (1) unfounded statements had been made concerning the terms and conditions of an options overlay strategy […]

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Wells Fargo Accused Of Defective Options Strategy

Lary Douglas Bloom of Woodland Hills California a stockbroker currently registered with Wells Fargo Clearing Services LLC is referenced in a customer initiated investment related complaint on July 23, 2019 in which the customer requested $125,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that (1) the customer had been inappropriately advised by Bloom in regard to an […]

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Wells Fargo Stockbroker Barred For Hindering Investigation

Stephen John Klinger (also known as Steve Klinger) of Asheville North Carolina a stockbroker formerly registered with Wells Fargo Clearing Services LLC has been barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity founded on findings that Klinger failed to cooperate with FINRA personnel during its investigation into Klingler’s options […]

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UBS Sued By Investors For Defective Options Strategy

Matthew Stern Buchsbaum of New York New York and Stamford Connecticut a stockbroker currently registered with UBS Financial Services is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $600,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that (1) unsuitable recommendations had been made by Buchsbaum concerning the purchase and retention of […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Options Losses

Kenneth A. Rubin of Danbury Connecticut a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for $12,500.00 in damages founded on accusations that Rubin made unsuitable options recommendations to the customer. FINRA Arbitration No. 16-03278 (Apr. 19, 2017). Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) […]

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Investors Sue Morgan Stanley For Unsuitable Options Trading

Izhar Shefer of Aventura Florida a stockbroker formerly employed by Morgan Stanley is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $700,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that Shefer engaged in unsuitable trading of options and equities in the customer’s managed account between 2011 and 2017. Financial Industry Regulatory […]

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Morgan Stanley Sued By Investors For Shoddy Investments

Shawn David Olson of Scottsdale Arizona a stockbroker currently employed by Morgan Stanley is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim where the customer sought $5,000,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that Olson executed options transactions in the customer’s account that were not suitable for the customer. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Arbitration […]

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Investor Accuses Stifel Nicolaus Of Fraud

Kevin Patrick McKenna of Wausau Wisconsin a stockbroker formerly registered with Stifel Nicolaus is the subject of a customer initiated investment related complaint that settled for $13,466.26 in damages supported by accusations that McKenna misrepresented over-the-counter equities as conservative investments that provided a layer of protection to the customer through a put option. FINRA Public […]

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Customer Sues Ameriprise For Account Mismanagement

James Richard Tuberosa of Sun City Center Florida a stockbroker employed by Ameriprise Financial Services Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $700,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that the customer’s assets had been mishandled wherein options and equities transactions had been inappropriately traded. Financial Industry […]

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Customer Sues Allegis For Unsuitable Options Trading

Charles Elmer Sorensen II of North Logan Utah a stockbroker currently registered with Allegis Investment Services LLC is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $121,672.00 in damages supported by allegations that (1) trades were executed in the customer’s discretionary account that were not suitable for the […]

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