Ex-Landolt Securities Broker Ran Now-Defunct Retirement Planning Institute
Anthony Matthew Cottone, an ex-Landolt Securities stockbroker, has been charged by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) with fraudulently running Secured Capital Strategies Fund. This is a private fund in which 11 investors were persuaded to invest about $2.8M. Cottone was permanently barred by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) in 2018.
The owner and manager of the now-defunct Retirement Planning Institute LLC (RPI), Anthony Cottone, was a securities industry member for 13 years. His Broker Check record notes that he was a registered broker and investment adviser with several firms during this time. Most recently, he worked with Landolt Securities from 2016 to 2017.