Public records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on December 20, 2017 indicate that Pennsylvania-based Janney Montgomery Scott broker/adviser Andrew Vitek is involved in a pending customer dispute. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in speaking to investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Vitek (CRD# 2305884).
Andrew Vitek has spent 24 years in the securities industry and has been registered with Janney Montgomery Scott in Wyncote, Pennsylvania since October 2017. Previous registrations include Wells Fargo Clearing Services in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania (2006-2017); Morgan Stanley DW in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania (2000-2006); First Union Securities in St. Louis, Missouri (1999-2000); First Union Capital Markets in Charlotte, North Carolina (1996-1999); HJ Meyers & Company in Rochester, New York (1995); and LC Wegard & Company in New York, New York (1993-1995). He has passed three securities industry examinations: Series 65 (Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination), which he obtained on December 19, 2007; Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on December 19, 1992; and Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on December 14, 1992. He is a registered broker and investment adviser with twelve US states: Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania and South Carolina. He is registered with three self-regulatory organizations (SROs): FINRA, the Nasdaq Stock Market, and the New York Stock Exchange.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received one pending customer complaint and one denied customer complaint.
In November 2017 a customer alleged Andrew Vitek, while employed at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, recommended unsuitable investments in miscellaneous products from 2000 until 2005. The customer is seeking unspecified damages in the pending complaint.
In 2010 a customer alleged Andrew Vitek, while employed at Wells Fargo Advisors, purchased shares of BP without the customer’s knowledge or consent. The customer sought unspecified damages in the complaint, which was denied.
If you or someone you know has lost money investing with Andrew Vitek, call 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 may be limited, so we encourage you to avoid delay. Call 877-238-4175 now to speak to an attorney for free.