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Earlier this month, advisors were piling into Denver for Schwab Impact — remember Schwab Impact?

Followed by a month of falling energy prices, ever-earlier holiday shopping madness and rage against Uber — from its bad-boy CEO to its threats to dig up dirt on critical journalists to its questionable naming ideas for internal tools — the gathering seems like a long-ago summer soiree.

Meanwhile, the Securities and Exchange Commission approved a controversial new form of ETF, a Twitter exec had something of an Anthony Weiner moment and Barry Ritholtz had a sense of irony.

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