Violation Tracker Individual Record

Fred Alger Management, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Alger Associates
January 18, 2007
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Secondary Offense: 
securities issuance or trading violation
Violation Description: 

The New York Attorney General announced a $45 million settlement -- $30 million in restitution, $10 million in penalties and $5 million in fee reductions -- with Fred Alger Management to resolve allegations of unlawful trading of mutual funds through market timing. The restitution and penalty portions of the settlement were negotiated together with the SEC, which issued its own announcement; see the Violation Tracker entry at

Level of Government: 
Action Type: 
agency action
New York Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
investment management
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.