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FINRA Recommends Disciplinary Action Against Brendan Ercole

Brendan Ercole (CRD #: 6391100), a broker registered with Cambridge Investment Research, was recently the subject of a FINRA investigation, according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on February 2, 2023. Read on to learn more about his alleged conduct as a broker.

FINRA Investigation

On December 6, 2022, FINRA entered a preliminary determination recommending disciplinary action against Brendan Ercole. A FINRA investigation alleged that he improperly retained non-public personal client information after leaving Sage, Rutty, & Company, and failed to respond to FINRA information requests in a timely manner.

FINRA Rule 2010

FINRA Rule 2010 holds brokers to high standards of commercial honor and just and equitable principles of trade.

FINRA Rule 8210

FINRA Rule 8210 requires members to provide documents, information, and testimony upon request by FINRA.

Regulation S-P

Regulation S-P requires firms to provide disclosures to clients before sharing their private information with unaffiliated third parties.

Background Information

Brendan Ercole has passed the following exams:

  • Series 63 – Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination
  • Series 65 – Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination
  • Series 7TO – General Securities Representative Examination
  • SIE – Securities Industry Essentials Examination

Brendan Ercole is a registered broker in 16 states and a registered investment adviser in New York and Texas.

He has also worked for Sage, Rutty & Company (CRD#:3254) and SEI Investments Management Corporation (CRD#:105146).

Kurta Law Can Help

If you worked with Brendan Ercole and you have concerns about your investments, please contact us today at 877-600-0098 or for a free consultation.

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