The Truth About Fiduciary Duty Delegation
Regardless of the DOL fiduciary rule’s fate, the 401(k) market is full of opportunity for advisors, if approached in the right way.
Gabelli Launches Food of All Nations Fund: Top Portfolio Products
In other product news, DoubleLine launches the DoubleLine Shiller Enhanced International CAPE Fund.
Congressmen Aim to Block Obama-Era Retirement Rules
Two Republican congressmen have introduced resolutions to block an Obama administration regulation that allowed state-administered IRA plans to avoid ERISA coverage.
Labor Pick Puzder’s Nomination Hearing Set for Feb. 16
Acting Labor Secretary Hugler likely will soon act to postpone the fiduciary rule’s April 10 compliance date, says Wagner attorney Tom Clark.
DOL Wins Fiduciary Rule Case in Texas
Congress "gave the DOL broad discretion" to protect retirement investors, the decision says.
4 Alternative Funds Win Medalist Rating: Morningstar
The research firm says these Bronze funds have “specialized expertise” guiding their powerful strategies.
Sen. Warren: Fiduciary Rule Delay Would Hurt Financial Services Firms
Delay would be “a slap in the face” to financial services companies that have already invested in compliance, Warren tells acting DOL Secretary Edward Hugler.
TDFs’ Underlying Funds May Not Meet Plan Sponsors’ IPS Standards
Janus finds some plan sponsors aren't vetting the underlying funds in TDFs closely enough.
Are Your Self-Employed Clients Preparing for Retirement?
Setting your own hours means setting up your own retirement, something many workers aren’t doing, according to a new study.
Trump to Direct DOL to Delay Fiduciary Rule: Sources
The order is expected to come this week. Meanwhile, Andrew Puzder's confirmation hearing has been pushed back again.