JP Morgan will pay over $135 million over improper ADR handling


JP Morgan Chase & Co will pay the huge amount of $135 million to as they improperly handled the American Depositary Receipts or ADRS.

JP Morgan will pay over $135 million as the settlement charges. However, according to Securities and Exchange Commission, they pre-released and mishandled the ADRS.

The Securities and Exchange Commission revealed that the investment bank not properly provided the ADRs that are US securities representing foreign shares of foreign companies. However, brokers and their clients were lacking the respective foreign shares.

On the other side, the bank didn’t deny or admit the SEC’s findings. However, they are agreed to pay back the ill-gotten gains and also the extra penalties.

JP Morgan Chase & Co selected some impoverished areas around Paris as their 1st foreign focus of the development strategy. However, they started it 4 years ago in Detroit. According to sources, they will contribute the $30 million over the next 5 years in some programs.


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