Were you the victim of National Securities Corporation broker Viqas Akhtar (CRD# 5624412)? Akhtar has been registered with National Securities Corporation in Miami, Florida since 2012.
Akhtar has been the subject of seven customer complaints between 2011 and 2020, four of which were closed without action, according to his CRD report:
- March 2020. “Suitability.” The customer is seeking $150,000 in damages and the case is currently pending. The complaint was regarding private placements.
- March 2020. “Suitability.” The customer is seeking $85,000 in damages and the case is currently pending. The complaint was regarding private placements.
- October 2019. “Unauthorized trading.” The customer is seeking $8,000 in damages and the case was settled for $9,539. The complaint was regarding equity OTC.
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, National Securities Corporation may be liable for investment or other losses suffered by Akhtar’s customers.
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