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Welcome to the Institute for the Fiduciary Standard!
The Institute is a nonprofit formed in 2011 to benefit investors and society through its research, education and advocacy of the fiduciary standard’s importance to investors, our capital markets and economy.
Six key fiduciary duties embody the fundamental elements of an investment fiduciary’s responsibility. Learn more about those duties here.
January 16, 2018 – Phyllis Borzi appointed to Board of Advisors
The Institute for the Fiduciary Standard today announced that Phyllis C. Borzi, Assistant Secretary at the Department of Labor (DOL) of the Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) from 2009
to 2017, has been appointed to the Board of Advisors of the Institute.
January 11, 2018 — Bill requiring fiduciary disclosure reintroduced in New Jersey by Mark Schoeff Jr. (Investment News)
January 8, 2018 — Vanguard’s new CEO Tim Buckley hints the next move for his firm’s RIA’s 30-basis-point fee may be down, down, down by Lisa Shidler (RIA Biz)
December 29, 2017 — The FPA Victory Over The SEC, 10 Years Later by Tracey Longo (Financial Advisor)
December 14, 2017 — Regulators showing renewed interest in cracking down on investment fees by Mark Schoeff Jr. (Investment News)
December 8, 2017 – Financial regulator’s conflicts of interest are a serious concern by Benjamin Edwards & Andrew Stoltmann (The Hill)
December 1, 2017 – The 92-Year-Old Woman Who Is Still Shaking Up Wall Street by Jason Zweig (Wall Street Journal)