FINRA Sanctions Aegis Broker Joe LaScala Over Trading Violations


Aegis Capital broker and adviser Joe LaScala (CRD# 3070261) was recently suspended over findings of excessive and unsuitable trading. According to his Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) BrokerCheck report, accessed on April 6, 2022, Mr. LaScala operates out of the firm’s office in Melville, New York. Copy of FINRA Fine Against Joe LasCala FINRA: LaScala […]

Cory Bataan Has History of Customer Complaints and Settlements


Cory Bataan (CRD# 2755223) has been involved in customer disputes and a regulatory sanction over allegations of misconduct. According to his Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) BrokerCheck report, accessed on February 8, 2022, Mr. Bataan was most recently affiliated as a broker with Terranova Capital Equities in New York City. He is not currently registered […]

Christopher Callagy Racks Up His Ninth BrokerCheck Disclosure


Christopher Callagy (CRD #: 1688999), a broker registered with Revere Securities, is involved in allegations of poor performance, according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on January 10, 2022. This is his ninth disclosure. 2021 Customer Arbitration Before FINRA On January 27, 2021, an investor alleged that their securities suffered from poor performance from March 2019 […]

Complaint Involving Former Aegis Broker Yann Faho Settles for $300,000


Yann Faho (CRD #: 5397543), a broker formerly registered with Aegis Capital Corp, is involved in two investor disputes, according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on January 10, 2022. If you or someone you know lost money investing with him or Aegis Capital, please contact or law firm at 800-767-8040 for a free and confidential […]

Jerome Messana Involved in Customer Complaints and Regulatory Issues


Jerome Messana (CRD# 712315) has twelve disclosure events on his securities license. According to his Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) BrokerCheck report, accessed on November 27, 2021, Mr. Messana has been involved in customer disputes and regulatory enforcement actions. Regulators Sanctioned Jerome Messana in 2001 In 2001 two state securities regulators issued sanctions against Jerome […]

Aegis Capital Corp. Pays $2.8 Million to FINRA Over Excessive Trading Complaint


On November 9, 2021, FINRA announced that Aegis Capital Corp. would pay a $2.8 million in connection with an excessive trading complaint. The $2.8 million includes restitution of $1.7 million, which will be paid to 68 customers whose accounts were impacted. An additional $1.1 million was paid as a fine for Aegis’ supervisory violations. Here […]

FINRA Investigates Michael Venturino over Excessive Trading


Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) records accessed on October 20, 2021 show that New York-based Spartan Capital Securities broker Michael Venturino is under investigation by FINRA in connection to allegations of misconduct. Investors with complaints regarding Mr. Venturino (CRD# 5872439) are encouraged to call MDF Law at 800-767-8040. Venturino was Registered with Spartan Capital, Trident […]

Customer Complaints Mount Against Michael Fasciglione


Public records provided and maintained by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) indicate that New York-based Aegis Capital broker Michael Fasciglione has received numerous resolved or pending customer disputes. The investor advocates at MDF Law are investigating complaints against Mr. Fasciglione (CRD# 1806486). Fasciglione Involved in Multiple Customer Complaints According to his BrokerCheck report, he […]