Advisor Naseem Salamah (Tony Salamah) Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Investors
Investment Advisor Naseem Salamah (also known as Tony Salamah) of Loves Park, IL was reportedly sentenced on March 23 to 52 months in prison on charges of wire fraud, according to an article in WREX today. Salamah reportedly pleaded guilty to the charges last October.
Last September, Salamah, while registered with Ninepoint Advisors in Loves Park, IL was charged with stealing $1 million from three elderly advisory clients. According to the charges, between August 2017 and May 2021 Salamah purportedly told customers he needed to move the money to diversify their assets, but instead, Salamah allegedly spent the money on luxury items including vacations and private school tuition for his children.
Salamah is required to pay restitution to the customers in the amount of $968,582.12, according to the article.
Prior to working for Ninepoint Advisors, Salamah was reportedly affiliated with the following firms during his career, among others, according to FINRA:
08/20/2010 – 02/07/2013, MORGAN STANLEY (CRD#:149777), ROCKFORD, IL,
02/11/2005 – 09/02/2010, METLIFE SECURITIES INC. (CRD#:14251), ROCKFORD, IL
02/11/2005 – 07/09/2007, METROPOLITAN LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (CRD#:4095), LOVES PARK, IL
Potential Lawsuits to Recover Financial Losses
The White Law Group is investigating potential securities fraud lawsuits regarding the liability that Salamah’s employers may have for failure to properly supervise him.
When brokers and registered investment advisors violate securities laws the firms they are working with may be liable for investment losses. 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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If you are concerned about your investments with Naseem Salamah (also known as Tony Salamah), please call the securities fraud attorneys at The White Law Group at 888-637-5510 for a free consultation.
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