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: Wedbush Securities Inc. Fined by FINRA

Fined

Wedbush Securities Inc. Fined by FINRA

An AWC was issued in which the firm was censured and fined $30,000. Without admitting or denying the findings, the firm consented to the sanctions and to the entry of findings that it failed to transmit Reportable Order Events (ROEs) to OATS due to system issues that arose during its transition between third-party order management systems. The findings stated that due to the same system issues, the firm transmitted ROEs containing inaccurate, incomplete, or improperly formatted data to OATS.

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Fined: Wedbush Securities Inc. Fined by FINRA

Fined

Wedbush Securities Inc. Fined by FINRA

An AWC was issued in which the firm was censured and fined $90,000. Without admitting or denying the findings, the firm consented to the sanctions and to the entry of findings that it misreported its short positions in equity securities that must be reported pursuant to FINRA Rule 4560 by overstating its short positions and the number of accounts with short positions.

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