Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Charles Schwab & Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Charles Schwab Corp.
Penalty: 
$2,000,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
August 24, 2015
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Violation Description: 

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority censured and fined Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. $2 million for net capital deficiencies and for related supervisory failures. The net capital deficiencies occurred on three separate dates in 2014, and ranged from $287 million to $775 million.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Notes: 

FINRA is a securities industry self-regulatory body authorized by the federal government.

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Parent company note: 
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