Obama Signals Support for DOL Fiduciary Redraft
As both sides gird for battle over the DOL measure, expected to be released any day now, the White House appears ready to lend support.
Obama’s State of the Union Financial Proposals Draw Praise, Criticism
Industry trade groups and lawmakers were quick to weigh in on Obama's plans, or lack thereof, on cybersecurity, Dodd-Frank, taxes and entitlement reform.
New Hire Roundup: John Mendez Nominated to Be SIPC Chairman
In another personnel move, Craig Anzlovar has joined Pioneer Investments as fixed income client portfolio manager.
Senate Committee Warming Up to Multiple Employer Retirement Plans for Small and Midsized Employers
In a move that many industry watchers said is long overdue, Congress is turning its attention to a number of issues related to retirement preparedness
6 Questions for Sen. Hatch on Retirement and the Election
In an interview, Sen. Orrin Hatch, on deck to head the Senate Finance Committee, talks about the prospects of his SAFE Retirement Act and more.
IRS Prods Lawmakers to Pass Tax Extenders
Senate Finance Chairman Wyden prodded Congress after the IRS warned that failure to act could disrupt tax filing season.
Congress Begins to Tackle Retirement
Congress this week is turning its attention to the country’s retirement security crisis, particularly for workers in small and midsize businesses.
Senate Finance Approves Tax Extenders
The Senate Finance Committee on Thursday approved a bill to renew more than 50 tax breaks that have expired or will expire at year-end.
Senate Finance Sets Thursday to Debate Tax Breaks
The Senate Finance Committee will mark up a bill Thursday on a set of tax breaks that have expired or will expire at year-end.
New Hire Roundup: Fidelity Charitable Names Danforth President
Also, Ron Carson was named to the board of trustees of the American College, and the Withers Consulting Group welcomed David Burleigh.