Apostolos Pitsironis (Paul Pitsironis), Janney Montgomery Scott, Melville, NY
Are you concerned about investments with Apostolos Pitsironis in Melville, NY? If so, the securities attorneys at The White Law Group may be able to help you by filing a FINRA Dispute Resolution claim.
According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), and the Investment News, FINRA has reportedly barred former Janney Montgomery Scott broker Paul Pitsironis from the brokerage industry for allegedly stealing $411,000 in cash from a client’s account.
According to a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver & Consent, Pitsironis purportedly transmitted the cash from a client’s securities account at Janney to a personal bank account via 22 ACH transfers in May and June 2019.
Pitsironis, who was registered with Janney Montgomery Scott in Melville, NY was reportedly dismissed on June 19 “after an internal investigation uncovered that the FA transferred funds via unauthorized ACHs from a client’s account to a third party bank account owned and controlled by the FA.”
Pitsironis, who has previously worked for Wells Fargo and RBC Markets in New York, has reportedly been employed for 22 years in the securities industry, according to his broker profile.
Investigating Potential Claims
The White Law Group is investigating potential lawsuits regarding the liability that Pitsironis’ former employers may have for failure to properly supervise him.
When brokers violate securities laws (if proven), such as misappropriating client funds, the brokerage firm they are working with may be liable for investment losses through FINRA Arbitration.
Brokerage firms that fail to monitor the business activities of their employees may be liable for investment losses due to negligent supervision for the misconduct of their employees.
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We represent investors in FINRA arbitration claims in all 50 states, including Virginia. Our attorneys have recovered millions of dollars from many brokerage firms in the past.
If you have suffered losses investing with Apostolos Pitsironis, please call the securities fraud attorneys at The White Law Group at 888-637-5510 for a free consultation.
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