May 2017 – Chicago, IL
According to publicly available records Louis Scherschel (CRD#5634741) , a stockbroker currently registered with St. Bernard Financial Services, Inc., discloses settlement of a customer dispute and a discharge from employment.
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.
FINRA case #16-00222 was filed by a customer of Sigma Financial Corporation seeking damages of $500,000 and alleging inappropriately leveraged ETFs and failure to implement sell stops despite instructions to do so. The case was settled in 8/2016 for $295,000.
Scherschel was discharged by Sigma Financial Corporation in 9/2015 who made the following allegations in connection with the discharge: “failure to comply with firm’s correspondence policy.”
Scherschel had been employed with Sigma Financial Corporation from May of 2013 to September of 2015. He has since been employed with RBC Capital and Prosperity Wealth Management, Inc.
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