Tip: Market Makers (aka Naked Short Sellers) To Watch Out For

Tip

Most aggressive in bold.

  • Alpine Securities Corporation
  • Alternative Execution Group
  • Ascendiant Capital Markets LLC
  • Biltmore International Corporation
  • BMA Securities
  • BTIG LLC
  • Buckman, Buckman & Reid, Inc.
  • CRT Capital Group LLC
  • D. A. Davidson & Co.
  • Delaney Equity Group LLC
  • Dinosaur Financial Group LLC
  • Fig Partners LLC
  • Glendale Securities Inc.
  • GMP Securities LLC
  • Intl Fcstone Financial Inc.
  • Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Inc.
  • Maxim Group LLC
  • Monroe Financial Partners Inc.
  • Puma Capital LLC
  • Rafferty Capital Markets LLC
  • Raymond James & Associates Inc.
  • R. F. Lafferty & Co. Inc.
  • Spartan Securities Group LLC
  • Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated
  • Stockcross Financial Services, Inc.
  • The Vertical Trading Group LLC
  • Tradition Asiel Securities Inc.
  • T.R. Winston & Company LLC
  • Vandham Securities Corporation
  • Vfinance Investments, Inc.
  • Wall Street Access
  • Wedbush Securities Inc.
  • Wilson-Davis & Co. Inc.

Fined: Maxim Group LLC Fined by FINRA

Fined

Maxim Group LLC Fined by FINRA

19 October 2018

An AWC was issued in which the firm was censured, fined $65,000, ordered to pay $167,780.49, plus interest, in restitution to customers and required to review and revise, as necessary, its systems, policies and procedures (written and otherwise) and training with respect to the sale of Unit Investment Trusts (UITs). Without admitting or denying the findings, the firm consented to the sanctions and to the entry of findings that it failed to establish and maintain a supervisory system, and establish, maintain and enforce WSPs, reasonably designed to detect and prevent unsuitable short-term trading in UITs.

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