Following an announcement from The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) in January that it ordered Charles Schwab & Company, Inc., to pay $18 million to repay investors in its YieldPlus Fund after investment losses, a FINRA Arbitrator awarded damages, attorney’s fees and other costs to a couple invested in the fund.

The $18 million Schwab was ordered to pay in January consisted of the $17.5 million in fees that Schwab collected for sales of the fund, plus a fine of $500,000, both of which will be distributed as restitution to customers, FINRA reported in a press release in January.

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