Donna Tucker Misappropriated Over $730,000 from Elderly Investors, According to SEC
Donna Jesse Tucker, formerly registered with UBS Financial Services Inc., misappropriated over $730,000 from elderly customers, according to complaint filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).
The Peiffer Rosca securities practice attorneys Jason Kane and Joe Peiffer are investigating the matter.
Donna Tucker Accused of Engaging in an Elaborate Fraudulent Scheme
Tucker is accused of misappropriating $730,289 from elderly UBS customers by engaging in an elaborate fraudulent scheme, according to the SEC. Tucker engaged in unauthorized trading and other financial transactions, made misrepresentations to customers about their investment accounts, and forged brokerage documents, banking documents, and other documents, according to the complaint.
Donna Tucker Allegedly Concealed Her Fraud Through Oral and Written Misstatements
Tucker was able to conceal her fraud through oral and written misstatements to her elderly customers, some of whom were legally blind, including the fabrication of false account statements, according to the SEC. Tucker also informed her customers that they could only receive their monthly account statements electronically while knowing that her elderly customers were unable or unwilling to access such statements, according to the complaint.
Donna Tucker Accused of Using Misappropriated Funds for Her Own Personal Use
Tucker used the misappropriated funds for her own personal benefit, according to the SEC. Tucker used her customers’ money to pay her daily expenses and fund a comfortable lifestyle that included vacations, three vehicles, and a country club membership, according to the complaint.
Investment Fraud Lawyers Investigating
The Peiffer Rosca securities attorneys often represent investors who lose money as a result of Ponzi schemes, investment fraud, or stockbroker misconduct. They are currently investigating the possibility of assisting victims with the recovery of their losses. They take most cases of this type on a contingency fee basis and advance the case costs, and only get paid for their fees and costs out of money they recover for their clients.
Investors who believe they lost money as a result of investment fraud or misconduct may contact the securities lawyers at Peiffer Rosca, Jason Kane or Joe Peiffer, for a free, no-obligation evaluation of their recovery options, at (585) 310-5140.
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