According to a recent FINRA disciplinary announcement, Brian David Smit (CRD #5767978, Sioux Falls, South Dakota) submitted an AWC in he was barred from association with any FINRA member in any capacity. Without admitting or denying the findings, Smit consented to the sanction and to the entry of findings that he refused to appear for FINRA on-the-record testimony related to allegations that he participated in an unapproved private securities transaction.
For the full FINRA findings, see FINRA Case #2015046720601.
According to Smit’s FINRA BrokerCheck, he was registered with LPL FINANCIAL from 04/2010 – 08/2015
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