How will firms be able to address conflicts of interest in four common scenarios?
David Gary Durno implemented an active trading strategy for two senior clients that “generated large commissions for himself and his firm but reduced client profits”
The new requirement would introduce “specific obligations” that would expand financial planners’ obligation to prioritize their clients’ interests
The group argues that the proposed rule, as it stands, is too weak in certain respects and too ambiguous in others
Investor Advisory Panel calls on regulators to adopt a “best interest” standard as soon as possible
Conduct standards in the U.S. brokerage industry remain in flux
The U.S. regulator has also proposed introducing a mandatory new disclosure document that sets out the terms of advisory relationships
A new course defines procedural frameworks for advisors “based on fiduciary best practices”