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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.
February 20, 2017 – The Obama ‘Fiduciary Rule’ Is Helping American Savers
by Jason Furman (Wall Street Journal – registration required)
February 17, 2017 – Necessary Regulation or Government Overkill?
by John Rekenthaler (Morningstar)
February 17, 2017 – DOL Fiduciary Rule – What’s Next?
by Robert L. Sichel, William P. Wade, Kristina M. Zanotti, Ruth E. Delaney and Amanda M. Katlowitz (K&L Gates PDF)
February 12, 2017 – Trump’s DOL fiduciary directive triggers chaos
by Mark Schoeff Jr. (InvestmentNews)
February 10, 2017 – The 21 Questions You’re Going to Need to Ask About Investment Fees
by Ron Lieber (New York Times)
February 9, 2017 – RIAs should ask not for whom the DOL-rule sharks swarm … they swarm for you, too
by Scott MacKillop (RIABiz)