George Apollo Embroiled in Dispute for Over $815,000
George Apollo (CRD #: 3101928), a broker registered with Spartan Capital Securities, is involved in an investor dispute. This is according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on April 19, 2022.
On December 10, 2021, an investor alleged that George Apollo executed excessive trades and recommended unsuitable investments. The investor also alleged misrepresentation and unauthorized trading. The investor is seeking $815,130.29; the dispute is pending.
George Apollo allegedly violated the following FINRA rules by his actions:
- FINRA Rule 2111 requires brokers to only recommend investments that fit their needs. The number of transactions, as well as the type of transactions, must be suitable.
- FINRA Rule 2020 prohibits investors from misrepresenting investments. Brokers must provide realistic projections for future growth and possible fees.
- Unauthorized trading violates FINRA Rule 3260, which requires brokers to have written authorization before exercising discretion in an investor’s account.
From 2015 to 2018, George Apollo was the subject of four tax liens which total $75,002.41.
George Apollo has passed the following exams:
- Series 63 Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination
- SIE – Securities Industry Essentials Examination
- Series 7 General Securities Representative Examination
He is a registered broker in 19 states.
George Apollo has worked with the following firms:
- Southeast Investments (CRD #: 43035)
- Caldwell International Securities (CRD #: 104323)
- Hunter Scott Financial (CRD #: 45559)
- P. Turner & Company (CRD #: 43177)
- Donald & Co. Securities (CRD #: 7776)
- Joseph Stevens & Company (CRD #: 35459)
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