Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CIBC World Markets Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce
Penalty: 
$200,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
January 8, 2008
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
financial institution supervision failures
Violation Description: 

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority fined 19 broker-dealers a total of $2.8 million for substantially overstating their advertised trade volume to three private service providers.

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