A broker's battle
[Times photo: Fraser Hale]
A former broker for Prudential Securities has filed an arbitration claim against the firm, charging that while he was out on sick leave, the $500-million-plus Publix account he had had for 15 years was given to another broker. Prudential says the claim has no merit.
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