Missouri News: Unregistered company, Trading Epic, uses Facebook to solicit investment from elderly Springfield resident
Jefferson City, MO – Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft’s Securities Division ordered Trading Epic to show cause why restitution, civil penalties and costs should not be imposed after allegedly defrauding an elderly Missouri investor.
In November 2018, a Springfield, Missouri, resident invested $300 after being contacted through Facebook by an alleged agent of Trading Epic. The agent claimed a $300 investment could easily grow to $4,000 within one week. As of Dec.