Iorio Altamirano LLP is investigating claims on behalf of Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC and Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC customers (together “Wells Fargo” or the “Firm”) who received recommendations to switch from variable annuities to investment company products. If you have lost money with Wells Fargo, contact New York securities arbitration lawyers Iorio Altamirano LLP for a free and confidential evaluation of your account.
Wells Fargo and FINRA entered into a Letter of Acceptance, Waiver, and Consent (“AWC”) on September 2, 2020, over allegations that between January 2011 and August 2016, Wells Fargo violated FINRA rules. Specifically, that Wells Fargo:
- Failed to establish and maintain a supervisory system, and failed to enforce written supervisory procedures (“WSPs”), that were reasonably designed to achieve compliance with FINRA’s suitability rule as it pertains to switches from variable annuities to investment company products (i.e., mutual funds, Unit Investment Trusts (UITs), etc.).