NAFA Launches Campaign to Stop DOL Fiduciary Rule
"NAFA is pulling out all the stops to try to prevent any part of this rule going live on June 9," says the group's director.
Financial Choice Act Debate Zeros In on DOL Fiduciary Rule Repeal
Meanwhile, the nine groups fighting fiduciary rule in Texas court filed an opening brief with the appeals court.
DOL Fiduciary Rule Spared Death in Spending Bill
The bill, which funds government until September, also freezes SEC funding and eliminates what Democrats call “poison pill riders.”
The Biggest Concerns of Not-for-Profit Plan Sponsors: TIAA Report
TIAA suggests ways plan sponsors can prepare employees for successful retirement.
Why Individual Investors Support Fiduciary Rule: Financial Engines Survey
A survey from the nation's biggest 401(k) advisor found that 93% of Americans want advisors working on retirement accounts to put client interests first.
Even Fiduciary Champions Push DOL to Change Rule
Comments from fiduciary rule supporters, like the Investment Adviser Association and Vanguard, urged the Labor Department for revisions.
GOP Proposes Radical Change to 401(k) System
Move to Roth system could have unintended consequences, including killing employers' incentives to offer defined contribution plans.
Trump Nullifies Muni-Run IRA Plans
President Donald Trump on Thursday undid the Department of Labor’s Obama-era rule intended to help states develop payroll deduction IRA plans.
Do Too Many Rules Really Lead to Bad Advice?
Regular readers will probably not be surprised that I have a few problems with Don Trone’s take on United Airlines and the “Fiduciary Paradox.”
What to Do When the DOL Comes Knocking
The auditors could come after health plans, retirement plans, or all plans.