How Family Offices Can Recover from UBS Yield Enhancement Strategy Losses

We are offering FON Members an exclusive opportunity for a free private consultation (in person or by phone) with renowned securities attorney Jake Zamansky to discuss recovering your UBS-YES losses. UBS-YES was misrepresented as a “low risk” and “market neutral” strategy which would enhance the yield on generally conservative portfolios. In fact, the UBS-YES Strategy was …

Zamansky LLC Represents ERISA Claimants at the United States Supreme Court

On November 6, 2019, Zamansky LLC partner Sam Bonderoff represented the participants in the employee stock-ownership plan (“ESOP”) for IBM, and argued the case of Retirement Plans Committee of IBM v. Jander before the United States Supreme Court. The transcript for oral arguments can be found here. SCOTUSblog (11/07/19): Justices debate liability of insiders for mismanagement of pension …

Leading Securities Litigation Consultants Analyze YES Losses

Financial Expert Analyzes Root of YES Investment Losses Zamansky, LLC has been an active participant in the investigations of UBS and other investment firms regarding their sales of the yield enhancement strategy (YES) investment strategy. Featured in news mediums such as The Wall Street Journal, Zamansky LLC represents investors as they file arbitration claims to …

Lawsuits Against UBS and Others for Yield Enhancement Strategy Losses Continue to Gain Momentum

News of YES Losses and Arbitration Increases in Financial Media Circuits It’s no secret that investors have been unhappy with their purchase of yield enhancement strategy (YES) and iron condor investment options. Though clients were promised a safe and stable financial investment by their broker, the results of these purchases were anything but financial gains. …

Zamansky, LLC Featured in Wall Street Journal for YES Lawsuit Representation

Zamansky, LLC: Protecting Clients with Yield Enhancement Strategy Losses Investors and those who follow financial news may have become aware of the increase in lawsuits forming against UBS, Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse and other brokerage and advisory firms. Backlash against these companies is escalating due to the sale of yield enhancement strategies (YES). Promised to …

Market Volatility May Be The New Normal

Note: This blog post was also posted in Seeking Alpha on 8/12/19.  The market is bouncing wildly, and that should make Mom and Pop investors pause and take note. The S&P 500 hit new highs in mid-July, reaching 3,000. Then on Monday, it had its worst day of the year, losing 3% to close trading …

Wall Street’s Worst ‘Doublespeak’—The Yield Enhancement Strategy

Wall Street is notorious for saying one thing to investors and meaning something else. It’s called “doublespeak,” language that deliberately obscures, disguises or distorts the meaning of words. The term was coined after the great British writer George Orwell used the term “doublethink” to describe a reality that was completely distorted, where down was up, …

Breaking Down Yield Enhancement Strategies and How They Fail

Yield enhancement strategies (YES) are high-risk investments that can result in substantial losses. They are also highly-complex; and, as a result, they are only suitable for the most-sophisticated of investors. If you have lost money in a YES investment, here are some of the key terms you need to know: Yield Enhancement Strategy A “yield …