BROKER REPORT: M&T Securities Financial Advisor Christopher T. Fenton

The securities fraud attorneys at Malecki Law are interested in hearing from investors who have complaints against stockbroker Christopher T. Fenton.  Mr. Fenton is currently employed and registered with M&T Securities, Inc., a broker-dealer, working out of the Buffalo, New York office, according to his publicly available BrokerCheck, as maintained by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority.  He was also previously registered with Pruco Securities Corporation.

According to his BrokerCheck report, Mr. Fenton has been the subject of three customer complaints while employed by M&T Securities, Inc.  The latest customer complaint led to a FINRA arbitration proceeding, according to BrokerCheck records.  The BrokerCheck records reveal that the customer alleged that misrepresentations, breach of fiduciary duty and recommendation of unsuitable investments were made.  The dispute resulted in an award to the customer, according to the BrokerCheck report.

A review of the award, publicly available from FINRA’s website, discloses that the claimant also alleged that the causes of action related to an M&T Portfolio Architect Account and Rochester Fund Municipals.  The award also disclosed that Mr. Fenton and his firm were found to be jointly and severally liable to the claimant for the award, as well as a portion of fees the claimant incurred in bringing the claim.

If you or a family member lost money that was invested with Mr. Fenton or with M&T Securities, Inc., you are encouraged to contact the securities fraud lawyers at Malecki Law for a free consultation and case evaluation at (212) 943-1233.

Malecki Law has successfully brought securities actions on behalf of investors who suffered losses as a result of unscrupulous actions taken in their securities accounts, recovering millions of dollars for their clients.

Malecki Law takes a proactive and informed approach to the financial news of today: actively engaging in fact-finding analysis on prospective cases from around the world. Our thorough knowledge of securities law’s history and fine points makes us ideal consultants for investors who have suffered losses due to misadvice from their broker or other financial counsel.