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Argument is nothing but bluster

Neil Gross’s column completely ignores any of the advantages of trailing commissions — and they do exist

Banning commissions has proven to be a failure

No one is suggesting that investors be forced to pay commissions — simply that they should have a choice in the matter

One regulator and one advisor association is needed

Financial advisors should have a regulatory structure similar to those of lawyers, accountants, dentists and other professionals

  • By: Brian Seim
  • January 14, 2016 November 12, 2019
  • 17:15

The MFDA has no business regulating financial planners

There needs to be a national organization that governs financial planning with ethics and educational standards

Insurance ombudsman doesn’t seek greater enforcement powers

OLHI finds that non-binding recommendations are effective

Advisors and trailer fees

Serving investors is a great responsibility

  • October 27, 2015 November 12, 2019
  • 13:40

Trailer fees

Advisors respond to CSA study

  • October 22, 2015 November 12, 2019
  • 15:15

Best interests duty needed for seniors

Seniors are disproportionately exploited by advisors

  • By: Ken Kivenko
  • September 1, 2015 November 12, 2019
  • 16:00