Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Well Advantage
Penalty: 
$14,245,266
Year: 
2012
Date: 
October 18, 2012
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
securities issuance or trading violation
Violation Description: 

A Hong Kong-based firm charged with insider trading in July agreed to settle the case by paying more than $14 million, which is double the amount of its alleged illicit profits.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Securities and Exchange Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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