Tag: Reg BI

OMB Has Received a Final Fiduciary Rule From DOL

The sense of déjà vu associated with the filing of a finalized fiduciary rule by the Department of Labor is palpable, but one ERISA expert says this version could actually stick—for good—despite the pending change in administration.

PANC 2020: Conflict Ahead

Reg BI, a new fiduciary rule proposal from the DOL and state-enacted fiduciary rules—what advisers should keep in mind.

Contemplating a Reversal of Regulation Best Interest

The past two presidential administrations have taken starkly different views on the topic of conflicts of interest in the financial services industry, so it is only natural to ask what might happen after the November election.

New Fiduciary Rule Ahead

The main theme of the DOL’s new rule proposal is in alignment with other regulators—the SEC and FINRA in particular—but the agency is not surrendering its jurisdiction over tax-qualified retirement plans.