Ronnie Metcalf Voya Financial Investor Alert: Ex-Voya Financial, Current Cetera Advisors Network Financial Adviser Facing Millions in Customer Disputes

Ronnie Metcalf Voya Financial Investor Alert: Ex-Voya Financial, Current Cetera Advisors Network Financial Adviser Facing Millions in Customer Disputes

National investor fraud law firm, KlaymanToskes (“KT”), has commenced an investigation into former Voya Financial and current Cetera Advisors Network registered representative Ronnie Metcalf (“Ronnie Metcalf Voya Financial Cetera Advisors Investigation”) in light of recent FINRA customer disputes filed claiming investment losses relating to the Greenville, SC financial adviser. Ronnie Metcalf Voya Financial Investigation – BrokerCheck According to FINRA BrokerCheck, Ronald Franklin Metcalf, Jr. was registered as a broker with Voya Financial Advisors from May 2000 to June 2021 out of the firm’s Greenville, SC office. Ronnie Metcalf is now registered with Cetera Advisor Networks in Greenville, SC. Ronnie Metcalf’s…

ATTENTION WALTER ALLEN CETERA ADVISORS SUFFIELD CT CUSTOMERS: FINRA Bars Former Cetera Advisors Broker

ATTENTION WALTER ALLEN CETERA ADVISORS SUFFIELD CT CUSTOMERS: FINRA Bars Former Cetera Advisors Broker

National investor fraud law firm, KlaymanToskes (“KT”), has commenced an investigation (“Walter Allen Cetera Advisors Suffield CT Investigation”) into former Cetera Advisors broker Walter Allen in light of a recent disciplinary action disclosed by FINRA. On August 4, 2021, FINRA disclosed in a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent that it has barred former Cetera Advisors broker Walter Allen (Suffield, Connecticut) relating to his refusal to provide information and documents requested pursuant to FINRA Rule 8210 and 2010. What is a FINRA AWC? According to FINRA Rule 9216, if FINRA’s Department of Enforcement has reason to believe a member or…

ATTENTION NORTHSTAR FINANCIAL SERVICES (BERMUDA) INVESTORS: The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of KlaymanToskes Commences Investigation of Potential Claims on Behalf of CETERA INVESTMENT SERVICES CUSTOMERS

ATTENTION NORTHSTAR FINANCIAL SERVICES (BERMUDA) INVESTORS: The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of KlaymanToskes Commences Investigation of Potential Claims on Behalf of CETERA INVESTMENT SERVICES CUSTOMERS

National investor fraud law firm, KlaymanToskes (“KT”), has commenced an investigation (Northstar Bermuda Cetera Investment Services) of potential FINRA arbitration claims on behalf of investors who sustained losses exceeding $250,000 in Northstar Financial Services (Bermuda) (“Northstar”) purchased through Cetera Investment Services and other full-service brokerage firms. Northstar was a Segregated Accounts Company regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority, and touted its fixed and variable annuity products as offering segregated account protection, generous liquidity terms and a variety of commitment periods, as well as the benefits of a Bermuda trust structure. Investors are suing their investment firms after Northstar’s bankruptcy and liquidation in…

FINRA Fines Cetera $1 Million for Failure to Supervise Private Securities Transactions in Client Accounts

FINRA Fines Cetera $1 Million for Failure to Supervise Private Securities Transactions in Client Accounts

FINRA recently disclosed that Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, Cetera Advisors, LLC and Cetera Financial Specialists, LLC, (Cetera Firms) agreed to an Acceptance, Waiver and Consent (AWC) Case #2015046716901.  The Cetera Firms were fined $1 million and were ordered to review and revise, their systems, policies and procedures with respect to the supervision of “private securities” transactions in client accounts, for brokers who were dually-registered. According to FINRA, “From January 2011 through December 2018, Networks and Advisors, and from November 2012 through January 2018, Specialists (the relevant time periods) each failed to establish, maintain and enforce a supervisory system and written…

Correction - The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. Launches Investigation into Potential Sales Practice Violations by Cetera Advisors Related to Solicited Investments in Non-Traded REITs and BDCs

New York (Globe Newswire) – April 1, 2016 – In a release issued under the headline “The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. Launches Investigation into Cetera Advisors Sales Practice Violations Related to Solicited Investments in Non-Traded REITs and BDCs” on March 24th, 2016 by Klayman & Toskes P.A., please note that the investigation was launched by the law firm into potential sales practice violations. The corrected release follows: The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. (“K&T”), www.klaymantoskes.com, announces that it is conducting an investigation into potential sales practice violations by Cetera Advisors related…

The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. Launches Investigation into Cetera Advisors Sales Practice Violations Related to Solicited Investments in Non-Traded REITs and BDCs

New York (Globe Newswire) – March 24, 2016 – The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. (“K&T”), www.klaymantoskes.com, announces an investigation into Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) sales practice violations by Cetera Advisors related to solicited investments in non-traded Real Estate Investment Trusts (“REITs”) and Business Development Companies (“BDCs”).  According to K&T, the scope of the investigation includes whether Cetera Advisors made suitable recommendations related to non-traded REITs and BDCs; whether adequate disclosure was made of the fees, costs and risks of non-traded REITs and BDCs and whether the high commissions paid to Cetera Advisors resulted in conflicts of…