Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:September 11, 2009
Offense Group:financial offenses
Primary Offense:investor protection violation
Merrill Lynch agreed to pay a fine of $459,000 in settlement of allegations it misled investors about the safety of the aution rate securities (ARS) market.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Delaware Attorney General
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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