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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.
March 16, 2017 –Trump fiduciary delay won’t bring free Super Bowl tickets back says PagnatoKarp CEO Paul Pagnato who serves on Chairman’s Council at the Institute for the Fiduciary Standard
by Tobias Salinger (Financial Planning)
March 9, 2017 – Merrill suggests it may reverse course on commissions
by Greg Iacurci (Investment News)
March 8, 2017 – A Simple Alternative to the Fiduciary Rule
by Patrick Lach (Wall Street Journal – registration required)
March 2, 2017 – Piwowar blasts DOL fiduciary rule, says SEC should have ‘comprehensive discussion’ of advice standards
by Mark Schoeff Jr. (Investment News)
February 27, 2017 – Merrill could pivot on fiduciary pledge
by Andrew Welsch (Financial Planning)
February 20, 2017 – The Obama ‘Fiduciary Rule’ Is Helping American Savers
by Jason Furman (Wall Street Journal – registration required)