Michael Kazacos Fired from Wells Fargo Clearing Services
Michael Kazacos (CRD #: 2823410), a broker registered with Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, was fired from his previous firm, according to his BrokerCheck record, accessed on October 29, 2022. Keep reading if you have questions about his conduct as a broker.
Termination from Wells Fargo Clearing Services
On August 31, 2022, Michael Kazacos was fired from Wells Fargo Clearing Services after allegedly placing trades in a client’s account without prior client authorization, and falsely noting in an electronic record that he had spoken to the client.
FINRA Rule 2010
FINRA Rule 2010 holds brokers to high standards of commercial honor and just and equitable principles of trade.
FINRA Rule 3260
Michael Kazacos has passed the following exams:
- Series 65 – Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination
- Series 63 – Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination
- SIE – Securities Industry Essentials Examination
- Series 31 – Futures Managed Funds Examination
- Series 7 – General Securities Representative Examination
Michael Kazacos is a registered broker in eight states and a registered investment adviser in New York.
He has also worked for the following firms:
- Wells Fargo Clearing Services (CRD#:19616)
- Morgan Stanley Smith Barney (CRD#:149777)
- Morgan Stanley & Company (CRD#:8209)
- Morgan Stanley DW (CRD#:7556)
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