April 7, 2016- Houston, TX
FINRA records report that former UBS Financial Services stockbroker William A. Hightower is named in a currently pending arbitration by a former customer who is seeking damages of $150,000 from UBS Financial Services.
In FINRA Case 15-3387 the former customer alleges that in 2012 Hightower recommended the purchase of a high risk, illiquid and unsuitable private placement. Claimant further alleges omissions and misrepresentations regarding the recommended investment.
HIGHTOWER BARRED FROM SECURITIES INDUSTRY
In October 2015, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) barred William Hightower from the securities industry for failing to cooperated with a FINRA investigation into his sales practices. See this for more.
If you have losses in an account handled by William Hightower, call to learn how you may be able to recover damages from his former employer.
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