Tag Archives: IFS Securities

IFS Stockbroker Charged With Unsuitable Recommendations

May 15, 2021  |   Posted by :   |   Investment and Regulatory News, Promissory Notes, Selling Away and Outside Activities, Unsuitable Investment Recommendations   |   Comments Off on IFS Stockbroker Charged With Unsuitable Recommendations

Steven Douglas Schisler of Grass Valley California a stockbroker formerly registered with IFS Securities has been charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) with engaging in private securities transactions, making unsuitable recommendations and failing to cooperate with FINRA during the period that he was under investigation. Department of Enforcement v. Steven Douglas Schisler Disciplinary Proceeding […]

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FINRA Investigates IFS Stockbroker For Unsuitable Investment Advice

March 18, 2021  |   Posted by :   |   Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Investment and Regulatory News   |   Comments Off on FINRA Investigates IFS Stockbroker For Unsuitable Investment Advice

Steven Douglas Schisler of Grass Valley California a stockbroker formerly registered with IFS Securities is the subject of a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) investigation where the regulator believes that disciplinary action should be pursued against Schisler for allegedly providing unsuitable investment recommendations to customers in violation of FINRA Rules 2010 and 2111(a). FINRA Case […]

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Desperate Investors File 15 Year-Old Claim Against Convicted Broker

May 13, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on Desperate Investors File 15 Year-Old Claim Against Convicted Broker

Richard Grant Cody of Spring Lake New Jersey on November 9, 2018, pleaded guilty to one count of investment adviser fraud; conduct violative of 15 U.S.C. § 80b-6 and 80b-17. United States v. Richard G. Cody Case No. 1:17-cr-10291-FDS. Cody lied to customers about the security of their retirement savings and had provided customers with […]

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FINRA Charges IFS Stockbroker With Undisclosed Outside Business Activities

Robert Henderson of Miami Lakes Florida a stockbroker formerly registered with IFS Securities has been charged by Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) in a Complaint which alleged that Henderson engaged in unpermitted outside business activities during the period in which he was associated with IFS Securities. Department of Enforcement v. Robert Henderson Disciplinary Proceeding No. […]

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FINRA Bars IFS Stockbroker For Hindering Investigation

October 14, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Investment and Regulatory News   |   0 Comments

Keith Wakefield of Chicago Illinois a stockbroker formerly employed by IFS Securities has been barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon Wakefield’s consent to findings that he failed to cooperate with a FINRA investigation into accusations of him effecting fraudulent trades while associated with IFS Securities. […]

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Investors Sue Wunderlich Securities For Misrepresentation

Michael James Hebner of Flint Michigan a stockbroker formerly employed by Wunderlich Securities Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was settled for $15,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that (1) Wunderlich Securities failed to supervise Hebner’s trading in the customer’s account (2) misrepresentations had been made to the customer […]

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Investors Accuse Wells Fargo Of Investment Fraud

Glen Joseph Webster of Appleton Wisconsin a stockbroker formerly registered with Wells Fargo Clearing Services LLC is referenced in a customer initiated investment related complaint which settled for $145,000.00 on March 14, 2017 based upon allegations that the customer was not provided adequate information concerning the costs of disengaging an outside money manager’s covered call […]

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IFS Securities Broker Barred In Investigation

January 28, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Investment and Regulatory News, Unregistered Securities   |   0 Comments

Larry Phillip Vogel of Pittsford New York a stockbroker formerly employed by IFS Securities, Inc. has been barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon accusations that Vogel neglected to provide FINRA with information about his business activities possibly relating to allegations cited within Vogel’s discharge from […]

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IFS Securities Sued For Breach Of Fiduciary Duty

Steven Douglas Schisler of Grass Valley California a stockbroker currently registered with IFS Securities is referenced in a civil action brought in the Nevada County Superior Court of Nevada City California where the plaintiff sought restitution based upon allegations that while Schisler was associated with IFS Securities Inc. (1) fiduciary duties owed to the plaintiff […]

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FINRA Bars IFS Stockbroker For Fraudulent Omissions

Francis Joseph Gendlek of East Brunswick New Jersey is a stockbroker formerly registered with IFS Securities who has been barred from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity by consenting to findings that he made fraudulent omissions and misrepresentations relating to his private securities transactions. Letter of Acceptance Waiver and […]

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Stifel Nicolaus Fires Broker For Unauthorized Trading

September 14, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Unauthorized Trading   |   0 Comments

Coleman Joseph Devlin, of Baltimore, Maryland, a stockbroker formerly registered with Stifel, Nicolaus & Company Incorporated, was fired on June 28, 2016, based upon allegations that he effected unauthorized trades in customer’s investment accounts. This is not the first time that Devlin has been fired for committing misconduct while associated with a broker. Financial Industry […]

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IFS Securities Named In Civil Action

Robert Henderson Jr., of Miami Lakes, Florida, a stockbroker currently registered with IFS Securities, has been named in a customer initiated investment related civil action on April 15, 2017, based upon allegations that Henderson breached his fiduciary and trust obligations to the customer, and additionally failed to fulfill his duties concerning the accounting of a […]

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Oppenheimer Stockbroker Terminated For Unauthorized Trading

Guy Bernard Deemer, of Sewickley, Pennsylvania, a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., has been terminated by his firm on September 1, 2015, based upon allegations that Deemer did not abide by Oppenheimer’s policies which pertained to the way customers would be charged for services. FINRA Public Disclosure reveals that Deemer has been […]

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Coastal Equities Stockbroker Suspended For Unauthorized Trading

Frank J. Bodi, of Atlanta, Georgia, a stockbroker formerly registered with Coastal Equities, Inc., has been fined $5,000.00 and suspended from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity after consenting to findings that he effected trades in customer accounts without authorization. Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent, No. 2014041310601 (Dec. […]

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Customer Sues IFS Securities Stockbroker Mike Hebner for Unsuitability

September 27, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   FINRA Securities Arbitration, Investment and Regulatory News   |   0 Comments

Michael J. Hebner, a stockbroker with IFS Securities, is subject to a pending customer dispute from May 3, 2014, in which customers have requested $500,000.00 in damages after alleging that Hebner made unsuitable investment recommendations, and engaged in unauthorized transactions in the customers’ accounts. Hebner has been the subject of five customer initiated investment related […]

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IFS Securities Sued By Customers For Churning

September 17, 2016  |   Posted by :   |   Investment and Regulatory News   |   0 Comments

Chad E. Thompson, of Atlanta, Georgia, a stockbroker with IFS Securities, is currently subject to a pending customer dispute from October 21, 2015, in which a customer has requested $150,000.00 in damages after alleging that Thompson made unsuitable recommendations, and churned the customers’ investment account. Public Disclosure records ‘ reveal that Thompson was previously subject to […]

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