The Securities and Exchange Commission has implemented Regulation S-P, which relates to the privacy of consumer financial information. Regulation S-P and the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act limit investment companies, broker-dealers and registered investment advisers in their disclosure of consumer’s and customer’s nonpublic personal information.
We respect every individual’s right to privacy. We understand the importance you place on the privacy and security of information that personally identifies you or your account information. Presidential Brokerage, Inc., is Committed to Protecting Your Privacy.
Why and How We Collect Personal Information
We are required by guidelines of our industry, such as FINRA rule 2090, Know Your Customer, to
obtain personal information about you for the purpose of providing investment recommendations, evaluating your financial
needs, processing your requests and transactions, and providing customer service. The personal information we collect
about you includes:
Information we receive from you to open an account or provide investment advice to you. This information typically
includes your home address, telephone number and financial information.
Information that we access or generate to service your account, such as account statements and securities
Information that we may receive from third parties with respect to your account, such as accounts you may have atother financial institutions or trade confirmations with other brokerage firms.
We Protect the Confidentiality of Your Personal Information in the Following Manner:
We do not sell personal information to anyone.
We disclose personal information only as required by law or with your permission.
We disclose or report personal information in limited circumstances where we believe in good faith that disclosure is required under law, to cooperate with regulators or law enforcement authorities, or to protect our rights or property.
We use personal information in ways that are compatible with the purposes for which we originally requested it. For example, we will use the information you give us to process your requests and transactions, to provide you with additional information about products and services, or to evaluate your financial needs. To do so, we may share personal information with an agent or affiliate.
We limit the collection and use of personal information to what is necessary to administer our business and to deliver services to you. This may include advising you about our products or services.
When We Share Your Personal Information With Our Affiliates
In order for us to provide investment recommendations to you, we may disclose your personal information in very limited instances which include:
Disclosures to companies as permitted by law, including those necessary to service your account, such as providing account information to our fully disclosed clearing firm and/or and custodians
Disclosures to companies that perform services on our behalf, such as mailings pertaining to products and services. Presidential Brokerage, Inc., is a fully disclosed correspondent firm of First Clearing Corp.(FCC), a trade name of Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC (a non-bank affiliate of Wells Fargo & Company), FCC conducts numerous functions for Presidential Brokerage, Inc., including securities transactions, record keeping, receipt of and disbursements of funds, generation and distribution of account statements, and acts as custodian for all securities held in street name. FCC maintains very strict privacy guidelines and your personal information is protected in this relationship through a strict confidentiality agreement.
How We Protect Your Personal Information That We Share With Our Affiliates
Updating Your Personal Information
We will give you reasonable access to the information we have about you. Most of this information is contained in account statements that you receive and applications that you submit to obtain our products and services. The accuracy of your personal information is important. We encourage you to review this information and notify us of needed updates and/or changes. Please call us at 800-230-1288.