UPDATE MARCH 2018-Joseph M. Thurnherr is now employed by Spartan Capital Securities and has another customer dispute disclosed on his BrokerCheck report. See this for details.
Meyers Associates is now Windsor Street Capital
In 2016 Meyers Associates changed its name to Windsor Street Capital. While called Meyers Associates the firm gained a reputation for hiring brokers whose FINRA BrokerCheck reports had an inordinate number of disclosures. The Investment News reported in 2014 that Meyers Associates “stands out as a haven for registered representatives with black marks on their employment histories”.
Original Post–August 2016- New York
The FINRA records of Joseph M. Thurnherr, a stock broker who is currently employed by Meyers Associates disclose two pending customer disputes and three prior final customer disputes.
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 FINRA Case#16-01460, a customer of Thurnherr’s prior employer First Standard Financial Company alleges damages of $93,624 alleging that his account was unsuitably invested and over concentrated.
In FINRA Case#1-01143, a customer of Thurnherr’s prior employer Legend Securities alleges damages of $536,180 alleging churning, excessive trading, suitability, unauthorized trading, negligence, breach of fiduciary duty and misrepresentation.
Thurnherr has been registered with Meyers Associates since 11/2015. He was registered with First Standard Financial Company from 10/2014-10/2015, National Securities Corp from 11//2012-10/2014 and with Legend Securities from 1/2011-1/2012.
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