Public records published by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and accessed on February 20, 2019 indicate that former New York-based Gunnallen Financial broker Eduard Leytman has received a pending customer dispute. Fitapelli Kurta is interested in hearing from investors who have complaints regarding Mr. Leytman (CRD# 3250307).
Eduard Leytman has spent 19 years in the securities industry and is currently not registered as a broker with any state or firm. His previous registrations include Gunnallen Financial in Brooklyn, New York (2004-2010); Continental Broker-Dealer Corporation, which has since been expelled from FINRA, in Carle Place, New York (2002-2004); Max International Broker/Dealer Corporation, which has since been expelled from FINRA, in New York, New York (2000-2001); Paragon Capital Markets, which has since been expelled from FINRA, in East Hanover, New Jersey (2000-2001); Drake & Company in New York, New York (2000); and GKN Securities Corporation in New York, New York (1999-2000). He has passed five securities industry examinations: Series 63 (Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination), which he obtained on September 9, 1999; SIE (Securities Industry Essentials Examination), which he obtained on October 1, 2018; Series 7 (General Securities Representative Examination), which he obtained on July 28, 1999; Series 4 (Registered Options Principal Examination), which he obtained on January 26, 2001; and Series 24 (General Securities Principal Examination), which he obtained on December 22, 2000.
According to his BrokerCheck report, he has received one pending customer complaint and one denied customer complaint.
In February 2019 a customer alleged Eduard Leytman misrepresented material facts, breached his fiduciary duty, breached contract, and committed fraud in connection to investments in options and leveraged exchange-traded funds. The customer is seeking $250,000 in damages in the pending complaint.
In 2008 a customer alleged Eduard Leytman, while employed at Gunnallen Financial, misrepresented material facts related to two equity investments, resulting in losses. The customer sought $16,914 in damages in the complaint, which was denied.
If you have lost money investing with Eduard Leytman, call Fitapelli Kurta at 877-238-4175 without delay. You may be entitled to recoup your losses. We accept all cases on contingency: Fitapelli Kurta only gets paid if and when you collect money. Time to file your claim may be limited by law, so we recommend you avoid delay. Call 877-238-4175 now to speak to an attorney for free.