Were you the victim of IBN Financial Services, Inc. broker Robert Star (CRD# 3235830)? Robert Star has been registered with IBN Financial Services, Inc. in Bluffton, South Carolina since 2017.
Robert Star Faces Customer Complaints.
Robert Star has been the subject of three customer complaints between 2001 and 2020, according to his CRD report. The most recent complaint is regarding:
- October 2020. “Negligence, Misrepresentation, Breach of Fiduciary Duty.” The customer is seeking $500,000 in damages and the case is currently pending. The complaint was regarding direct investments and took place while Robert Star was registered with IBN Financial Services, Inc.
- April 2016. “Star was a subject of the customer’s complaint against his member firm that asserted the following causes of action: unsuitability; continuing fraud; failure to supervise; violation of common law fraud; breach of fiduciary duty; negligent failure to supervise; and negligence.” The customer is seeking $499,999 in damages and the case is currently pending. The complaint was regarding real estate securities, private placements, and high-risk alternative investments and the complaint was regarding EDI Financial, Inc.
Pursuant to FINRA Rules, member firms are responsible for supervising a broker’s activities during the time the broker is registered with the firm. Therefore, IBN Financial Services, Inc. may be liable for investment or other losses suffered by Robert Star’s customers.
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