Publicly available records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on January 31, 2019 indicate that New York-based MML Investors Services broker Alex Blanco has received a pending customer complaint. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in hearing from investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Blanco (CRD# 3146376).
Alex Blanco has spent 17 years in the securities industry and has been registered with MML Investors Services in New York, New York since 2017. Previous registrations include Pruco Securities in Howard Beach, New York (2016-2017); Hornor Townsend & Kent in Uniondale, New York (2011-2016); MML Investors Services in West Hempstead, New York (2008-2011); NYLife Securities in New York, New York (2007-2008); HSBC Securities in the Bronx, New York (2006-2007); Merrill Lynch in New York, New York (2004); NFB Investment Services Corporation in Melville, New York (2002-2004); and Citicorp Investment Services in Long Island City, New York (1999-2001). He has passed five securities industry examinations: Series 65 (Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination), which he obtained on October 29, 2004; Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on March 29, 1999; SIE (Securities Industry Essentials Examination), which he obtained on October 1, 2018; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on January 21, 1999; and Series 24 (General Securities Principal Examination), which he obtained on November 30, 1999. He is a registered broker with two US states: New Jersey and New York.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received one pending customer complaint and two denied customer complaints.
In December 2018 a customer alleged Alex Blanco, while employed at Hornor Townsend & Kent, recommended unsuitable investments and overstated assets. The customer is seeking $315,000 in damages in the pending complaint.
In 2018 a customer alleged Alex Blanco, while employed at Hornor Townsend & Kent, recommended unsuitable real estate investments in 2015. The customer sought unspecified damages in the complaint, which was denied.
In 2011 a customer alleged Alex Blanco, while employed at MML Investors Services, provided misleading information. The customer sought unspecified damages in the complaint, which was denied.
If you or someone you know has lost money investing with Alex Blanco, call the experienced attorneys at Fitapelli Kurta at 877-238-4175 for a free consultation. You may be eligible to recoup your losses. Fitapelli Kurta accepts all cases on a contingency basis: we only get paid if and when you collect money. Time to file your claim matt be limited, so we encourage you to avoid delay. Call 877-238-4175 now to speak to an attorney for free.