Skip to main content

Exit WCAG Theme

Switch to Non-ADA Website

Accessibility Options

Select Text Sizes

Select Text Color

Website Accessibility Information Close Options
Close Menu
Carlson Law, P.A. Motto
  • Free Consultation
  • ~

John Mateyko: $500K REIT Complaint Against IDEX Advisor

An investor complaint against Rolling Meadows, Illinois broker and investment advisor John Mateyko (CRD# 3275621) alleges half a million dollars in damages. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority records show that he is a representative of IDEX Financial Group, offering securities through Peachcap Securities.

Mr. Mateyko’s BrokerCheck report discloses one pending investor complaint. Filed in 2021, it alleges that as a representative of World Equity Group, he made unsuitable recommendations, misrepresented material facts, and failed to supervise “in regard to certain purchases of REITs and Business Development Programs” between 2014 and 2018. The pending complaint alleges damages of $500,000.

FINRA records disclose two earlier investor complaints concerning Mr. Mateyko that reached settlements. A complaint filed in 2020 alleged that as a representative of World Equity Group, he breached his fiduciary duty and engaged in negligence in relation to investments in real estate investment trusts, reaching a settlement of $750,000. In a Broker Statement on the disclosure, Mr. Mateyko commented, “This was not a fiduciary account and I was not named in this complaint,” asserting that the investments in question performed poorly after being “negatively affected by the COVID lockdowns.” An earlier complaint, filed in 2019, also alleged breach of fiduciary duty and negligence relating to REIT products, reaching a settlement of $23,000.

According to the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, John Mateyko holds 18 years of securities industry experience. Based in Rolling Meadows, Illinois, he is a representative of IDEX Financial Group, offering securities through Peachcap Securities. He has been registered with Peachcap in Rolling Meadows and Serenbe, Georgia since 2018. His past registrations include World Equity Group (Rolling Meadows, Illinois; 2010-2018), Fifth Third Securities (Mount Prospect, Illinois; 2009-2010), Chase Investment Services (Schiller Park, Illinois; 2008-2009), US Bancorp Investments (Oak Park, Illinois; 2005-2007), Vision Investment Services (Rosemont, Illinois; 2005), Atlas Securities (San Leandro, California; 2002-2005), and Morgan Stanley DW (Purchase, New York; 2000-2001). His credentials include the passage of four securities industry qualifying exams: the General Securities Representative Examination, or Series 7; the Securities Industry Essentials Examination, or SIE; the Uniform Securities Agent State Law Examination, or Series 63; and the Uniform Investment Adviser Law Examination, or Series 65. He is licensed in Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Virginia, and Washington. (Information current as of May 22, 2022.)

Carlson Law represents investors throughout the United States in claims against financial advisors and investment firms. If you or a loved one have suffered investment losses, please call us at 888-976-6111 or complete our contact form for a free and confidential consultation.

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn

By submitting this form I acknowledge that form submissions via this website do not create an attorney-client relationship, and any information I send is not protected by attorney-client privilege.

Latest Blog Posts

John Starke: $320K Complaint Against Centaurus Advisor

Mechanicsville, Virginia financial advisor John Starke (CRD# 3154774) recently received an investor complaint alleging his investment advice resulted in losses of more than $300,000. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority records show...

Read More

Hillard Rest: $290K GWG L Bond Complaint Against Newport Beach Advisor

Newport Beach financial advisor Hillard Rest (CRD# 858840) has received several investor complaints alleging negligence, fraud, and other forms of misconduct related to GWG L bond investments. Financial Industry Regulatory...

Read More

Chris Keelin: $250K Complaint Against Money Concepts Advisor

Alabaster, Alabama financial advisor Chris Keelin (CRD# 1455741) has received an investor complaint alleging he made misrepresentations that resulted in six-figure damages. Financial Industry Regulatory Authority records show that he...

Read More

By submitting this form I acknowledge that form submissions via this website do not create an attorney-client relationship, and any information I send is not protected by attorney-client privilege.

Skip footer and go back to main navigation