Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:June 23, 2016
Offense Group:financial offenses
Primary Offense:investor protection violation
Merrill Lynch agreed to pay $415 million and admit wrongdoing to settle charges that it misused customer cash to generate profits for the firm and failed to safeguard customer securities from the claims of its creditors.
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:North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:financial services
Specific Industry of Parent:banking
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