Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Deutsche Bank
Penalty: 
$12,500,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
August 8, 2016
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
financial institution supervision failures
Violation Description: 

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority fined Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. $12.5 million for significant supervisory failures related to research and trading-related information it disseminated to its employees over internal speakers commonly known as squawk boxes.

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