MAY 2017 UPDATE– Taddonio’s FINRA record discloses a pending regulatory event, 2 prior final regulatory events, 3 prior final customer disputes, a currently pending financial event and 5 currently outstanding judgement/liens.
Taddonio discloses a chapter 7 bankruptcy filing in Eastern District of NY in 9/2016.
ORIGINAL POST August 2016-
The FINRA records of Craig S. Taddonio, a stock broker who is currently employed by Meyers Associates, disclose a currently pending regulatory matter, a prior regulatory matter, 3 prior customer disputes, a currently pending customer dispute and 4 outstanding liens.
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) is the agency that licenses and regulates stockbrokers and brokerage firms. FINRA requires brokers and brokerage firms to report customer complaints and disputes as well as regulatory sanctions. In addition brokers are required to disclose certain financial matters such as personal bankruptcies, judgments and liens.
In currently pending FINRA regulatory matter 2015044823501, Taddonio is a named respondent in a complaint alleging that, while employed by Craig Scott Capital, he failed to establish and maintain a reasonable supervisory system to prevent excess trading and churning in customer accounts. The complaint alleges that despite numerous ‘red flags,Taddonio did little to monitor brokers and prevent churning of customer accounts. In addition the complaint alleges that Taddonio lied, under oath, and in written responses to FINRA requests for information.
FINRA cancelled the license of Craig Scott Capital in January 2016.
In currently pending FINRA Case#15-0600 a customer of Craig Scott Capital alleges damages of $900,000 for breach of contract, negligence and failure to supervise.
Two of the currently outstanding liens disclosed by Taddonio are in favor of the Internal Revenue Service. One is in the amount of $735,353 and the other in the amount of $574,055.
Taddonio prior employment history includes:
- Meyers Associates since 3/2016
- Craig Scott Capital 2/2012-1/2016
If you have losses in an account handled or supervised by Craig S. Taddonio you may be able to recover damages from his former employer through FINRA arbitration.
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