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Former Lincoln Financial Advisors Broker William Babb Barred by Regulators

Former Lincoln Financial Advisors Broker William Babb Barred by Regulators

Former Lincoln Financial Advisors Broker William Babb Barred by Regulators 150 150 Robert H. Rex

Cary, North Carolina

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is the largest independent regulator for all securities firms doing business in the United States. FINRA’s chief role is to protect investors by maintaining the fairness of the U.S. capital markets.

All stockbrokers and broker dealers (brokerage firms) are required to be licensed by and subject to the rules and regulations of FINRA. Each month FINRA publishes disciplinary actions against brokers and broker dealers. Discipline can range from monetary fines and suspensions, or in extreme cases, revocation of licensing and a bar from the securities industry.

See the FINRA website for current and historical disciplinary actions.

AUGUST 2013

William Cecil Babb III (CRD #1276193, Registered Representative, not currently registered, formerly registered with Lincoln Financial Advisors, Cary, North Carolina) submitted a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver and Consent in which he was barred from association with any FINRA member in any capacity. Without admitting or denying the findings, Babb consented to the described sanction and to the entry of findings that he failed to respond to FINRA requests that he provide information and appear for testimony regarding allegations that he had solicited individuals to invest in a private entity without disclosing to, or obtaining approval from, his member firm.

(FINRA Case #2012033517201)


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