Excessive markups by Marion Bass charged by SEC

McKenna, Jon
October 1997
Bond Buyer;10/02/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30243, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the US Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) accusation against Charlotte, North Carolina-based broker-dealer Marion Bass Securities Corp. for alleged charging customers of excessive markups securities between 1991 and 1994. Illegal profits earned from the markup issue; Sales and purchase profits from the company to Fannie Mae and Resolution Trust Corp. securities.


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