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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: BofA Securities, Inc.
Current Parent CompanyBank of America
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Penalty: $5,000,000
Year: 2022
Date: September 12, 2022
Offense Group: financial offenses
Primary Offense: investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: financial institution supervision failures
Violation Description: FINRA fined BofA Securities Inc. $5 million for failing to report over-the-counter (OTC) options positions to the Large Options Positions Reporting system in more than 7.4 million instances, including 26 positions that were over the applicable OTC position limit, and related supervisory failures.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: financial services
Specific Industry of Current Parent: banking
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