US 11,055,780 B2
System and method for facilitating a wireless financial transaction
Darrin Michael Mylet, Tampa, FL (US); Lee M. Amaitis, Palm Beach Gardens, FL (US); and Alan Brent Wilkins, Cary, NC (US)
Assigned to CFPH, LLC, New York, NY (US)
Filed by CFPH, LLC, New York, NY (US)
Filed on Sep. 30, 2019, as Appl. No. 16/587,695.
Application 16/587,695 is a continuation of application No. 13/617,053, filed on Sep. 14, 2012, granted, now 10,460,386.
Application 13/617,053 is a continuation of application No. 13/329,950, filed on Dec. 19, 2011, abandoned.
Application 13/329,950 is a continuation of application No. 10/965,582, filed on Oct. 14, 2004, granted, now 8,086,519, issued on Dec. 27, 2011.
Prior Publication US 2020/0027163 A1, Jan. 23, 2020
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. G06Q 40/04 (2012.01); G06Q 40/00 (2012.01); G06Q 20/40 (2012.01)
CPC G06Q 40/04 (2013.01) [G06Q 20/40 (2013.01); G06Q 40/00 (2013.01)] 12 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. An apparatus, comprising:
a memory; and
at least one processor configured to:
receive via a communications network an identifier associated with a base station in communication with a device, the base station being a component of the communications network;
identify a geographic area associated with the identifier in a database;
in response to determining that the geographic area associated with the identifier is a restricted area, prevent the device from receiving real-time trading data and permit limited types of trades;
in response to determining that the geographic area associated with the identifier is an allowed area, permit the device to access real-time trading data and to execute all available types of trades;
receive from the device a request to engage in a given trade;
execute the given trade, if a type of the given trade is permitted in a current location of the device; and
maintain an audit trail of keystrokes entered via the apparatus.