INVESTORS: Sovereign Global Advisors broker Sean Sullivan was named in a customer dispute following allegations of unauthorized trading and failure to follow instructions
Sean Sullivan (CRD: 6283466) is registered as a broker with Sovereign Global Advisors, where he’s been employed since 2022. Sullivan was previously registered as a broker with Aegis Capital Corp. from 2015 until 2022.
Sullivan has four disclosures on his BrokerCheck report.
August 2022 Customer Dispute
Allegations: Client alleges unauthorized trading and failure to follow instructions.
July 2022 Employment Separation After Allegations
Firm Name: Aegis Capital Corp.
Termination Type: Discharged
Allegations: Multiple allegations of unauthorized trading.
Broker Comment: The Firm was aware that I was seeking new employment for various reasons, no one in Senior Management, Supervision or Compliance advised of any issues as it relates to unauthorized trading and filed a discharge despite the knowledge of my intended resignation
July 2021 Customer Dispute
Allegations: Client alleges failure to follow instructions and poor performance
Damage Amount Requested: $17,000.00
Settlement Amount: $14,500.00
Broker Comment: Client never gave a definitive order to sell. Client chose to hold the position.
January 2020 Customer Dispute
Allegations: Time frame: 6/2017 – 8/2019; Unsuitability, common law fraud, gross negligence, breach of contract, elder abuse.
Damage Amount Requested: $1,079,155.00
Settlement Amount: $145,000.00
Broker Comment: The allegations are absolutely false and without merit. We intend to vigorously fight these untrue allegations and prove our innocence.
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