Deutsche Bank Ducks Most Of $50M Stock Loss Claims

Law360, Los Angeles (September 12, 2013, 4:31 PM EDT) -- A Financial Industry Regulatory Authority arbitration panel has handed Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. a near-complete win in a $50 million case over losses investors suffered through a stock-options strategy during the financial crisis, finding in an opinion released Wednesday that the customers had understood the strategy's risks. 

The panel awarded $180,000 to one of the two dozen claimants who targeted the bank for investment losses, concluding Deutsche Bank brokers had failed to discontinue his participation in a put-spread options strategy immediately upon his request. But the...
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