An advisor formerly registered with LPL Financial and Cetera Advisor Networks was suspended from the industry for 60 days for allegedly soliciting and receiving loans totaling $56,000 from two customers, according to a FINRA filing.

The regulator claims that Robert Charles Mangold borrowed $18,000 from a customer on Sept. 4, 2012, while employed at Cetera Advisor Networks, which was then known as Financial Network Investment Corp. The firm prohibited its registered reps from receiving loans from customers who were not immediate family members. He also allegedly borrowed $38,000 from another customer while later employed at LPL, which also specifically prohibited such loans.

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