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EX-BROKER DENIES EXPLOITING HOME SHOPPING CO-FOUNDER

Jan 13, 2019 - Tampa Bay Times

Six years after his death, there's no end in sight to the finger-pointing over some late-in-life decisions made about the fortune of Home Shopping Network co-founder Roy Speer.

Speer, who was 80 when he died on Aug. 19, 2012, had a reported $192 million in six Morgan Stanley accounts during the last year of his life.

Now financial regulators say two investment brokers who then worked in Morgan Stanley's Palm Harbor office churned those accounts, generating more than $9 million in com...