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December 4, 2012

Webush Securities Fined Again for Supervisory Lapses

violators.jpgLos Angeles, California-based Wedbush Securities was fined an additional $375,000 by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for failing to properly supervise and detect misconduct in connection with the sale of variable annuities. In an earlier blog post, we recently reported that Wedbush Securities had already been fined $300,000 for supervisory conduct that FINRA referred to as egregious and persistent. The firm's founder Edward Wedbush was also fined $30,000 and suspended for 30 days.

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On November 10, 2010, a Los Angeles Times article titled Edward Wedbush's roof leaks, but his wallet doesn't quoted one employee who referred to him as "the cheapest man alive."

August 2, 2012

Wedbush Securities Founder Suspended for Supervisory Violations

out of order.jpgToday, a disciplinary panel fined and suspended Edward Wedbush and his firm, Los Angeles, California-based Wedbush Securities for the "persistent and egregious" failure to file timely and accurate regulatory reports, including information regarding stockbroker misconduct, despite repeated warnings. The firm was fined $300,000. Edward Wedbush was fined $30,000 and suspended from all supervisory duties for 31 days.

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