March 2018 – Tampa, FL
According to publicly available records , Ronald D. Clark , (CRD# 1086724) , a stockbroker who is employed by Summit Brokerage Services, disclose 2 prior regulatory events, 2 pending customer disputes and 8 prior 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.
Clark was suspended by FINRA for 15 business days in 2011 to resolve allegations that he participated in a private securities transaction without providing written notice to his former employer ProEquities, Inc.
In recently filed FINRA Case 17-02658, filed in December 2017, a customer of ProEquities Inc. alleges that unsuitability, overconcentration and misrepresentation concerning their investments in real estate investment trusts (REITs). Damages of $450,000 are alleged.
In another pending matter, a customer of Summit Brokerage Services alleges that Clark did not properly use mutual fund break points from July 2014 to August 2016 and recommended an oil and gas investment that suffered losses. Damages are alleged to be $500,000.
In one of the prior customer disputes, a customer of ProEquities was paid $65,000 to resolve allegations that investments recommendations were unsuitable, cost of riders and surrender charges were not discussed and that a signature on a form was forged.
Clark has been registered with Summit Brokerage Services since 3/2009, and discloses business affiliations with The Money Coach LLC, Money Matters of Tampa and Money Matters of Alabama.
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