Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Advantage Capital Corp.
Penalty: 
$25,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
July 23, 2007
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
financial institution supervision failures
Violation Description: 

Town Square Securities, USAllianz Securities and Advantage Capital agreed to pay a total of $400,000 civil penalties in settlement of allegations they failed to supervise the activities of their agents and Connecticut office operations to comply with securities laws. They had already agreed to pay over $5 million in investor restitution.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Connecticut Securities and Business Investments Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Connecticut
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