Tag Archives: Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.

Oppenheimer Bring FINRA Arbitration Claim Against By Investors For Breach Of Fiduciary Duty

December 01, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on Oppenheimer Bring FINRA Arbitration Claim Against By Investors For Breach Of Fiduciary Duty

Eva Alla Kitova of New York New York a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for $65,000.00 in damages supported by accusations of negligence and the violation of New York law as it pertained to over-the-counter equities that Kitova sold during […]

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Oppenheimer Stockbroker Sanctioned For Churning Unit Investment Trusts

December 01, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   FINRA Securities Arbitration, Investment and Regulatory News, Unit Investment Trusts (UITs)   |   Comments Off on Oppenheimer Stockbroker Sanctioned For Churning Unit Investment Trusts

Ivan Shore of New York New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has been fined $5,000.00 and suspended for three months from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity founded on findings that Shore made unsuitable recommendations to customers regarding unit investment trusts during the time that […]

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FINRA Sanctions Oppenheimer Stockbroker For Unsuitable Recommendations

August 27, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Excessive Trading, Unit Investment Trusts (UITs), Unsuitable Investment Recommendations   |   Comments Off on FINRA Sanctions Oppenheimer Stockbroker For Unsuitable Recommendations

Frederick Scott Levine of Florham Park New Jersey a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has been suspended for three months from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon findings that Levine made unsuitable rollovers of unit investment trusts in Oppenheimer customer accounts. Letter of Acceptance Waiver […]

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Investors Bring Arbitration Claims Against Oppenheimer

July 29, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Alternative Investments, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on Investors Bring Arbitration Claims Against Oppenheimer

Michael Robert Greenfield of Boca Raton Florida a stockbroker formerly associated with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $100,000.00 in damages supported by allegations of the violation of FINRA rules by Greenfield concerning oil and gas master limited partnership transactions that were […]

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SEC Bars Stifel Nicolaus Stockbroker For Fraud

July 20, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   FINRA Securities Arbitration, Misappropriation of Funds, Securities Fraud, Stockbroker Theft   |   Comments Off on SEC Bars Stifel Nicolaus Stockbroker For Fraud

Mitchell Toby Yanow of Boca Raton Florida a stockbroker formerly associated with Stifel Nicolaus Company Incorporated has been barred from being a stockbroker or investment adviser representative or otherwise associating with any securities broker dealer or investment advisory according to an SEC Order based on Yanow pleading guilty to wire fraud. In the Matter of […]

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Morgan Stanley Stockbroker Accused Of Unauthorized Borrowing

July 11, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Margin Account Fraud   |   Comments Off on Morgan Stanley Stockbroker Accused Of Unauthorized Borrowing

Mark Allen Frommer of Chicago Illinois a stockbroker formerly associated with Morgan Stanley has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on September 18, 2019 in which the customer requested unspecified damages supported by allegations of an unauthorized liquidity access line being used to borrow against the customer’s portfolio for the purchase […]

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Investors Bring Unauthorized Trading Claim Against Oppenheimer

April 23, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Churning, Excessive Trading, Securities Arbitration Claims   |   Comments Off on Investors Bring Unauthorized Trading Claim Against Oppenheimer

Zachary William Shapiro (also known as Zak William Shapiro) of Los Angeles California a stockbroker formerly associated with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has been referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $287,074.00 in damages supported by allegations that (1) the customer’s account had been churned by the stockbroker for […]

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Oppenheimer Broker Sanctioned For Churning Unit Investment Trusts

April 23, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Excessive Trading, Unit Investment Trusts (UITs)   |   Comments Off on Oppenheimer Broker Sanctioned For Churning Unit Investment Trusts

Brian Douglas Engstrom (also known as Brian Douglas Cordes) of Pensacola Florida a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. has been fined $5,000.00 and suspended for three months from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon consenting to findings that he provided bad investment recommendations to his […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Misrepresentation

Timothy Roger Atyeo of Fort Lauderdale Florida a stockbroker currently employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim where the customer sought $1,100,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that (1) misrepresentations had been made to the customer (2) fiduciary obligations were breached (3) the customer’s account was […]

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Oppenheimer Sued By Investors For Misrepresentation

Eric Brian Rosenberg of Parsippany New Jersey a stockbroker currently registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim where the customer sought $157,466.25 in damages supported by accusations that (1) unfounded statements were made by the stockbroker concerning investments and (2) investment recommendations made to the customer were […]

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Oppenheimer Sued By Investors For Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Michael Robert Greenfield of Boca Raton Florida a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $200,000.00 in damages supported by allegations that (1) fiduciary duties owed by the stockbroker were breached (2) contractual obligations had not been complied with (3) […]

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Oppenheimer Sued By Investors For Breach Of Contract

Robert Abramowitz of Jericho New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for more than $50,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that (1) fiduciary duties had been violated (2) the customer’s investment account was handled in a negligent manner […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Breach Of Fiduciary Duty

August 27, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Investment and Regulatory News   |   0 Comments

David Wayne Krumrey of The Woodlands Texas a stockbroker employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought unspecified damages based upon allegations that between 2010 and 2018: (1) the customer’s account was handled in a negligent manner (2) contractual obligations had been violated […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Churning

Luigi Edward Mancusi (also known as Lou Mancusi) of Lake Forrest Illinois a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for $25,000.00 in damages based upon accusations that (1) Mancusi churned the customer’s account (2) Mancusi executed unauthorized trades and (3) […]

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Oppenheimer Sued By Investors For Misrepresentation

Joel Eric Breiter of Westhampton New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which settled for $112,500.00 in damages founded on accusations that (1) Breiter’s investment recommendations failed to be suitable given the customer’s risk tolerance and (2) misrepresentations had been made […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Securities Fraud

David Albert Tufts Jr. of New York New York a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer sought $1,170,500.00 in damages supported by allegations that between June 1, 2013 and October 1, 2016, Tufts was responsible for (1) breaching contractual […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Securities Fraud

Matthew J. Giannone of Melville New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was resolved for $45,000.00 in damages founded on allegations that (1) misrepresentations had been made to the customer (2) the customer’s account was mishandled (3) contractual obligations to […]

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Investors Sue RBC For Unsuitable Municipal Bond Recommendations

Eugene Henry Freund of New York New York a stockbroker formerly employed by RBC Capital Markets LLC is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was settled for $157,500.00 in damages founded on allegations that bad municipal debt investment transactions were executed in the customer’s account during the time Freund was associated […]

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Oppenheimer Accused By Investors Of Churning

Patrick Jude Esparrago of New York New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on February 17, 2017 in which the customer sought damages estimated to exceed $5,000.00 founded on accusations that between June of 2014 and December of 2015: (1) the customer […]

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Oppenheimer Pays Investor For Unauthorized Trading Claim

March 28, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Investment and Regulatory News, Unauthorized Trading   |   0 Comments

Matthew Eric Platnico (also known as Matt Platnico) of New York New York a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint which was resolved for $95,690.00 on February 5, 2019 based upon allegations that while Platnico was associated with Oppenheimer: (1) unauthorized options trades […]

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The GMS Group Accused Of Investment Fraud

Oscar Andres Rico of Boca Raton Florida a stockbroker formerly registered with The GMS Group LLC is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint which settled for $60,000.00 on December 20, 2018 based upon accusations that Rico made false or misleading statements to the customer concerning Puerto Rico municipal debt investments that […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Defective Investment Advice

James Donald Routhier of Florham Park New Jersey a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which settled for $92,500.00 in damages based upon allegations that (1) Routhier gave bad investment recommendations to the customer in reference to the customer’s mutual fund purchases and (2) […]

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Oppenheimer Accused By Investors Of Churning

Brandon Boyd Hanna of Minneapolis Minnesota a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on July 17, 2018 in which the customer sought $350,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that (1) the customer’s account was churned and (2) stock, mutual funds and exchange traded funds […]

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Oppenheimer Accused Of Mutual Fund Misconduct

Stephen Brown of Fort Lauderdale Florida a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related written complaint on July 29, 2016 in which the customer requested more than $5,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that (1) the customer’s assets were not appropriately diversified and (2) overly speculative mutual […]

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Oppenheimer Sued By Investors For Misconduct

Christopher Matthew Keeler Sr. of Stamford Connecticut a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim in which the customer requested $542,000.00 in damages based upon allegations that (1) unauthorized oil and gas, mutual fund and equity trades were effected in the customer’s account (2) […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer For Failure to Supervise ETF Trades

James Francis Lowe of New York New York a stockbroker and supervisor currently registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related arbitration claim which was settled for $25,000.00 in damages founded on accusations that Lowe failed to supervise one of the firm’s financial advisors servicing the customer’s account who […]

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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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Oppenheimer Broker Suspended For Bad Recommendations

Peter Chris Marketos of Paramus New Jersey a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer Co Inc. and Raymond James Associates Inc. has been fined $20,000.00 and suspended for one year from associating with any Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) member in any capacity based upon consenting to findings that (1) Marketos made unsuitable investment recommendations to […]

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Investors Slam Oppenheimer For Unauthorized Trading

David Thomas Pawloski of Princeton New Jersey a stockbroker formerly registered with Oppenheimer Co. Inc. is the subject of a customer initiated investment related written complaint which settled for $60,000.00 on October 25, 2017 supported by allegations that between February of 2017 and April of 2017: (1) unauthorized transactions were placed in the customer’s account […]

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Investors Sue Oppenheimer’s Best For The Worse Trading

David Warg Best of Bethlehem Pennsylvania a stockbroker formerly employed by Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. is referenced in a customer initiated investment related complaint on August 18, 2017 where the customer sought $1,000,000.00 in damages supported by accusations that (1) unsuitable closed-end fund and stock transactions had been executed in the customer’s investment account (2) […]

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