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Exclusive Interview: Phyllis Borzi on the SECURE Act, Target Date Funds, and “Discredited Disclosure”

    Exclusive Interview: Phyllis Borzi on the SECURE Act, Target Date Funds, and “Discredited Disclosure”

“That is one of the key weaknesses of the SEC’s Reg BI. It allows brokers to claim they are working in an investor’s best interest without being held to a legal duty of loyalty”

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Exclusive Interview: Skip Schweiss Says Public Today “Much More Aware” of Need to Work With Fiduciary

    Exclusive Interview: Skip Schweiss Says Public Today “Much More Aware” of Need to Work With Fiduciary

“Surveys show about half of investors don’t know how much they’re paying for advice, and about one in six think they pay nothing.”

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FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 11/16/18

    FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 11/16/18

Two opposing forces, what does “fiduciary” really mean, and, speaking of conflicts-of-interest.

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Why Phyllis Borzi is Now Pessimistic On the Plight of a Uniform Fiduciary Standard

    Why Phyllis Borzi is Now Pessimistic On the Plight of a Uniform Fiduciary Standard

“In 5 years, I think investors will be considerably worse off if SEC does go forward with its proposals without substantial change.”

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What Will the Fiduciary Standard Look Like in Five Years?

    What Will the Fiduciary Standard Look Like in Five Years?

Still, if one has confidence the marketplace will drive the industry towards focusing on the best interests of clients, then a de facto fiduciary standard can emerge organically, without overt reliance on regulators.

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Exclusive Interview: Phyllis Borzi says Original Fiduciary 5-Part Test Left Plan Sponsors “Holding the Bag”

    Exclusive Interview: Phyllis Borzi says Original Fiduciary 5-Part Test Left Plan Sponsors “Holding the Bag”

For 8 years as Assistant Secretary of EBSA, Phyllis Borzi fought vigorously to protect plan sponsors and retirement savers under the uniform fiduciary umbrella. Here, she answers questions about the past, present and future of the Fiduciary Rule.

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FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 2/23/18

    FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 2/23/18

Two fiduciary wrongs, a new kind of fee conflict, and crypto-mania’s comeuppance.

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FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 5/19/17

    FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 5/19/17

State-run suspicions, the funny thing about fees, and investing’s good old days.

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FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 12/2/16

    FiduciaryNews.com Trending Topics for ERISA Plan Sponsors: Week Ending 12/2/16

Millennial-Centric Retirement Policy, Fiduciary by any other name, and Why the latest Fiduciary Rule fee move shouldn’t surprise you.

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Exclusive Interview with Phyllis C. Borzi: Independent “Business Decisions” May Lead Companies to Apply Fiduciary Standard Broadly

    Exclusive Interview with Phyllis C. Borzi: Independent “Business Decisions” May Lead Companies to Apply Fiduciary Standard Broadly

The DOL’s Assistant Secretary reveals how she and her staffed learned from initial attempts and why it led to a much stronger Conflict-of-Interest Rule.

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