|The U.S. Commodities Futures Trading Commission attorneys have filed a federal lawsuit in the Northern District of Illinois against Monex precious metals exchange in California over $290 million dollars of alleged fraud against Monex customers on September 6, 2017. The accounts in question are alleged to have lost $290 million between 2011 and 2017, with 90% of leveraged accounts losing money.
Allegations include that Monex’s Atlas trading program for gold, silver, and other previous metals through leveraged trading. Monex allegedly downplayed the risks associated with this type of Atlas precious metals account tradi
ng across more that 12,000 accounts, resulting in the loss of life savings of customers. This is one of the largest precious metals law suits ever.
Monex affiliates and principals have also been named in the suit.
The lawsuit against Monex alleges that between 2011 and 2017, Monex engaged in trading unregistered with the US Commodities Futures Trading Exchange and Dodd Frank regulations were not complied with.
If you have a Monex gold, silver, or precious metals investment loss and have questions about this lawsuit or how you can recover your losses, contact securities fraud attorney Daniel A. Bakondi, Esq. today.
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