Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP – Investigation
Are you concerned about your investment in Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP? If so, the securities attorneys at The White Law Group may be able to help you by filing a FINRA Arbitration claim against the brokerage firm that sold you the investment.
Sealy & Company is a fully-integrated commercial real estate investment and operating company in the industrial real estate market, according to its website.
According to SEC filings, the company filed a form D for the offering Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP to raise capital from investors in 2016 in Shreveport, LA. The total offering amount was $500,000,000.
Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP is a Regulation D private placement investment. Investments such as these are typically sold by brokerage firms in exchange for a large up front commission. High fees can range from 7-10%, as well as additional “due diligence fees” that can range from 1-3%. In this case, sales commissions of 8% were paid on the investment, according to the Form D.
The problem with private placement investments such as Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP is that they typically involve a high degree of risk. They are also often sold as unregistered securities which lack the same regulatory oversight as more traditional investment products like stocks or bonds.
Investigating Potential Claims
The White Law Group is investigating the liability that FINRA registered brokerage firms may have for improperly recommending high-risk private placements, like Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP to investors.
Broker dealers are required to perform adequate due diligence on any investment they recommend and to ensure that all recommendations are suitable for the investor. Firms that fail to do so, may be held responsible for any losses in a FINRA arbitration claim.
If you have concerns regarding your investment in Sealy Strategic Equity Partners LP and would like to speak with a securities attorney about your options, please call The White Law Group at 888-637-5510.
The White Law Group is a national securities fraud, securities arbitration, and investor protection law firm with offices in Chicago, Illinois and Vero Beach, Florida.
For more information on The White Law Group and its representation of investors in FINRA arbitration claims, visit http://www.whitesecuritieslaw.com.