Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Hartford Financial Services
Penalty: 
$55,000,000
Year: 
2006
Date: 
November 8, 2006
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Violation Description: 

Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. agreed to pay $55 million to settle allegations that it misrepresented and failed to disclose to fund shareholders and the funds' Boards of Directors its use of fund assets to pay for the marketing and distribution of Hartford mutual funds and annuities.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Securities and Exchange Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Connecticut
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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