Publicly available records provided by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on August 7, 2018 indicate that former Washington-based Capital Financial Services broker/adviser Lloyd Johnston, who has received a pending customer dispute, was recently sanctioned by FINRA in connection to alleged rule violations and suspended from acting as a broker. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in speaking to investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Johnston (CRD# 1626695).
Lloyd Johnston has spent 27 years in the securities industry and was most recently registered with Capital Financial Services in Spokane, Washington (2006-2018). Previous registrations include Legacy Financial Services in Clinton, Maryland (2004-2006); Investors Capital Corporation in Lynnfield, Massachusetts (1996-2004); Intersecurities in St. Petersburg, Florida (1992-1993); and Pruco Securities Corporation in Newark, New Jersey (1987-1992). He has passed five securities industry examinations: Series 65 (Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination), which he obtained on May 29, 1998; Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on July 19, 1996; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on July 25, 1997; Series 6 (Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Representative Examination), which he obtained on February 23, 1987; and Series 26 (Investment Company Products/Variable Contracts Principal Examination), which he obtained on April 30, 1996. He is currently not registered with any state or firm.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received two regulatory sanctions and one pending customer complaint.