F-Squared Founder Ordered to Pay More than $13 Million

The F-Squared Investments saga seems to open or close a new chapter every few months since 2014, when the SEC first brought charges against the advisory firm for allegedly making false and misleading statements about its investment strategy algorithm. The latest development occurred March 22, when a federal judge ordered that F-Squared founder and former CEO Howard Present personally pay $13 million, including a $1.58 million civil money penalty, following his loss at trial this past October.
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