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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.
Institute Appoints New Members to Board of Advisors: Luis A. Aguilar, Ron Carson, Dan Solin and Woodrow W. Leake To Join Institute Advisors John C. Bogle and Tamar Frankel. Read their full bios on the Board of Advisors page.
April, 2017 – Reports of Vanguard’s Demise are Greatly Exaggerated: A Critique of the Summary Judgement Decision in the Putman 401(k) Action by James W. Watkins, III (The Prudent Investment Adviser Rules)
April 25, 2017 – Mass. Regulator Galvin Slams Financial Choice Act by staff (ThinkAdvisor)
April 10, 2017 – Betterment balances hope and concern for fiduciary rule’s destiny by Suleman Din (Financial Planning)
April 9, 2017 – Why It Pays to Write Shareholder Reports Well by Daisy Maxey (Wall Street Journal)
April 8, 2017 – New Retirement Rule Is Delayed, but Not Its Impact by Michael Wursthorn (Wall Street Journal)
April 5, 2017 – Opponents troubled by mere 60-day delay of DOL fiduciary rule by Mark Schoeff Jr. (Investment News)