Were You the Victim of Independent Financial Group, LLC Broker Wenjinn Chang?
Posted on Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 at 8:42 pm
Erez Law is currently investigating Independent Financial Group, LLC broker Wenjinn Chang (CRD# 4536266) regarding unsuitable and over-concentrated investments. Chang has been registered with Independent Financial Group, LLC in Rockville, Maryland since 2012.
Chang has been the subject of two customer complaints between 2018 and 2020, according to his CRD report:
February 2020. “Alleges investments were not suitable and that there was an over concentration in risky products.” The customer is seeking $128,000 in damages and the case is currently pending. The complaint was regarding real estate securities and alternative investments and took place while Chang was registered with Independent Financial Group, LLC.
October 2018. “Allege over-concentration of non-traded REITs that were not suitable and that resulted in losses.” The customer sought $50,000 in damages and the case was settled for $32,500. The complaint was regarding real estate securities and took place while Chang was registered with Independent Financial Group, LLC.
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, Independent Financial Group, LLC may be liable for investment or other losses suffered by Chang’s customers.
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