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UBS Financial Services Fires Justin Fendrick

Feb 16, 2022 Broker Blog

Justin Fendrick (CRD #:6801510), a formerly registered broker, was recently fired by UBS Financial Services according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on February 2, 2022. 

Termination Details

On October 18, 2021, UBS Financial Services fired Justin Fendrick after allegedly violating firm policies by failing to obtain required “Know Your Customer” information from several clients and subsequently creating records that purported to reflect that information.

1. FINRA Rule 2090 (Know Your Customer)

Registered brokers are responsible for ensuring that the essential facts concerning their customers are accurate and updated in accordance with FINRA Rule 2090

2. FINRA Rules 4511 and 2010

FINRA requires firms to maintain accurate records. FINRA Rule 4511 states that firms “shall make and preserve books and records as required under the FINRA Rules, the Exchange Act and the applicable Exchange Act rules.” FINRA Rule 4511 applies to customer account information, communications between brokers and investors, as well as records of written customer complaints. 

By allegedly causing  UBS Financial Services to make or preserve inaccurate records, Justin Fendrick also violated FINRA Rule 2010, which states that brokers must uphold high standards of commercial honor.

Background Information

Justin Fendrick has passed the following exams:

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

Besides, UBS Financial Services Justin Fendrick has not worked with any other firm.

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