Publicly available records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) on April 18, 2017 indicate that Florida-based Capital Financial Services broker/adviser William Byrd has received a new pending customer dispute. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in speaking to investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Byrd (CRD# 1334634).
William Byrd has spent 33 years in the securities industry and has been registered with Capital Financial Services in Tampa, Florida since September 2016. Previous registrations include Invest Financial Corporation in Tampa, Florida (2016); TransAmerica Financial Advisors in Tampa, Florida (2001-2016); Pruco Securities Corporation in Newark, New Jersey (1992-2001); Merrill Lynch Pierce Fenner & Smith in New York, New York (1990-1992); American Express Financial Advisors in Minneapolis, Minnesota (1988-1990); IDS Life Insurance Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota (1988-1990); Cigna Securities (1987-1988); and Security First Financial (1985-1988). He has passed six securities examinations: Series 65 (Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination), which he obtained on June 15, 1998; Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on February 11, 1988; SIE (Securities Industry Essentials Examination), which he obtained on October 1, 2018; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on October 15, 1988; Series 22 (Direct Participation Programs Representative Examination), which he obtained on August 25, 1986; and Series 6 (Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Representative Examination), which he obtained on February 4, 1985. He is a registered broker and investment adviser in Florida.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received three customer complaints and one pending customer complaint.