AUGUST 2017 UPDATE-Noel R. Vincent discloses that in April 2017 a customer of Madison Avenue Securities filed FINRA arbitration 17-0818 seeking damages of $75,000 and alleging that United Development III and IV was sold to him without performing adequate due diligence and that it was negligently misrepresented.
ORIGINAL POST-March 2017-According to publicly available records Noel Ray Vincent, (CRD# 1370987) , a stockbroker who previously worked for Investors Capital Corp and who is currently employed by Madison Avenue Securities , disclose a prior final regulatory matter, a pending customer dispute , 8 prior final customer disputes and an outstanding judgement/lien.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is the agency that licenses and regulates stockbrokers and brokerage firms. FINRA requires brokers and brokerage firms to report customer complaints and disputes as well as regulatory sanctions. In addition brokers are required to disclose certain financial matters such as personal bankruptcies, judgments and liens.
In currently pending FINRA arbitration 17-0029 a customer of Investors Capital Corp. alleges damages of $500,000 for misrepresentations, breach of fiduciary duty and other claims related to the purchase of alternative investments during the period 2005-2008.
In one of the prior customer disputes, FINRA arbitration 15-0037, a customer of Investors Capital Corp. alleged damages of $413,000 for unsuitable investments in oil & gas investments and real estate securities made between 2006 and 2009. That matter was settled for $125,000.
Vincent discloses an outstanding lien in favor of the Internal Revenue Service in the amount of $170,000, filed in Harris County, Houston.
Vincent has been employed by Madison Avenue Securities since 11/2009. He was employed by Investors Capital Corp. from 9/2001-11/2009.
Investors Capital Corp., a part of the Cetera Group, wound down its operations during 2016, transferring many of its brokers and customers to Summit Brokerage Services. In November 2016, Investors Capital Corp. withdrew its FINRA registration and closed operations.
INVESTORS CAPITAL CORP. SUBJECT OF 21 REGULATORY MATTERS–CEASES OPERATIONS FALL 2016
Investors Capital Corp. withdrew its registration with FINRA in fall 2016. Investors Capital has been named in 21 regulatory matters and a number of customer arbitrations. For more information on Investors Capital Corp, follow this link.
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