Ivan Antonio Claudio, a/k/a Ivan Claudio Villamil, Allegedly Engaged in Unsuitable Transactions, & Misrepresentation of Puerto Rico Closed-end Funds
Ivan Claudio, a/k/a Ivan Claudio Villamil, allegedly engaged in unsuitable transactions, unauthorized trading, omission of material facts, fraud, negligence and/or over-concentration and misrepresentation of Puerto Rico closed-end funds, all according to a customer complaint disclosed in publicly available records maintained by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
The investor rights lawyers at Goldman Scarlato & Penny law firm are investigating Mr. Claudio’s conduct to determine whether any investors may have claims for unsuitable transactions, unauthorized trading, omission of material facts, fraud, negligence and/or over-concentration and misrepresentation of Puerto Rico closed-end funds. Investors may contact investor rights attorney Alan Rosca to provide information or inquire about their legal options.
Claudio Has 23 Disclosures & 3 Claims Were Filed Relating to His Work with Santander Securities, LLC
Ivan Claudio was reportedly licensed with Santander Securities, LLC from 1997 to 2016, and was then registered with Aegis Capital from March of 2016 to March 2018, and with Nationwide Planning from March of 2018 to April 2018, according to FINRA Reports.
Claudio has 23 disclosures in his 31 year career in the securities industry, and 3 of Claudio’s arbitration claims and/or complaints were filed involving Claudio’s conduct with Santander Securities, LLC, FINRA notes. These arbitration claims and/or complaints were all settled, with the largest settling for $75,000, FINRA notes.
Brokerage firms such as Santander Securities, LLC have a responsibility to adequately supervise all of their registered representatives who are employed through their firm, to prevent violations of securities rules and regulations. Brokerage firms also must initiate action to ensure that their financial advisors follow all securities rules and regulations, as well as internal firm policies. If and when brokerage firms fail to adequately supervise their registered representatives, they may be held liable for investment losses sustained by customers.
Securities Lawyer Investigating
The Goldman Scarlato & Penny PC law firm represents investors who lose money as a result of investment-related fraud or misconduct and are currently investigating Ivan Claudio‘s alleged engagement in unsuitable transactions, unauthorized trading, omission of material facts, fraud, negligence and/or over-concentration and misrepresentation of Puerto Rico closed-end funds. The firm takes most cases of this type on a contingency fee basis and advance the case costs, and only gets paid for their fees and costs out of money recovered for clients. Attorney Alan Rosca, a securities lawyer and adjunct professor of securities regulation, has represented thousands of victimized investors across the country and around the world in cases ranging from arbitrations to securities class actions. The Goldman Scarlato & Penny attorneys are not licensed to practice law in Puerto Rico, nor do they seek to practice law in Puerto Rico by virtue of publishing this blog. Please see their admissions to practice law at the bottom of this page.
If you or a loved one or a friend has lost money investing with Ivan Claudio, you may contact attorney Alan Rosca or his colleagues for a free no-obligation evaluation of their recovery options, at 888-998-0530, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or through the contact form on this webpage.