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The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, Inc. (FINRA) is a self-regulatory authority assigned the responsibility, by the Securities and Exchange Commission, to license, regulate and discipline securities broker/dealers and their employees, including account executives. In the event that FINRA elects to institute an enforcement action, firms and licensed individuals have the responsibility to reflect such action on their U-4 and/or U-5 filings, which can be viewed on the FINRA website under the broker-check section of the site or by viewing the monthly disciplinary information also provided on the FINRA site.
The monthly disciplinary information is referenced on the FINRA site generally in alphabetical order. This post relates to the following company or individuals. If the reader would like to review the entire FINRA release or the broker-check information concerning this matter, you can follow these highlighted links:
January 2014 Disciplinary and Other FINRA Actions
Alejandra Gandara (CRD #2828142, Registered Representative, El Paso, Texas) submitted a Letter of Acceptance, Wavier and Consent in which she was barred from association with any FINRA member in any capacity. Without admitting or denying the findings, Gandara consented to the described sanction and to the entry of findings that she informed FINRA that she would not appear to testify at an on-th-record interview concerning her possible undisclosed outside business activities while registered with a member firm, among other possible activities. FINRA Case No. 2012031460901
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