According to a recent FINRA announcement, Giovanni L. Acevedo (CRD #2508321, Wilton Manors, Florida) recently submitted an Offer of Settlement in which he was barred from association with any FINRA member in any capacity. Without admitting or denying the allegations, Acevedo consented to the sanctions and to the entry of findings that he converted more than $160,000 from individuals, including customers, for his own personal use. The findings stated Acevedo provided false information to FINRA during its investigation of his conversion of funds and failed to provide FINRA with requested information during the course of its investigation.
For the full FINRA findings, see FINRA Case #2014041529001.
According to his FINRA Broker Check, Acevedo was registered with VOYA FINANCIAL ADVISORS, INC. from August 2006 through September 2014.
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