Fined: Spencer Edwards, Inc. Fined by FINRA

Fined

Spencer Edwards, Inc. Fined by FINRA

A NAC decision became final in which the firm was fined $3,400,000 and ordered to pay disgorgement in the amount of $90,940, plus prejudgment interest. The NAC affirmed the findings in relevant part and modified the sanctions imposed by the OHO. Given that the firm is no longer operating as a broker-dealer, the NAC assessed, but did not impose, a suspension on the firm requiring it to engage an independent consultant who will monitor its supervisory and anti-money laundering procedures related to its microcap securities liquidation business.

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