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March 6, 2015
Republicans demand proof DOL worked with SEC on fiduciary rule
GOP lawmakers question the DOL’s authority in making the rule, arguing it is the Securities and Exchange Commission’s jurisdiction. ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
Employers want premiums tied to CPI
More employers now are aiming to peg health plan increases to CPI increases, according to a new Towers Watson study. ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
The new ways of delivering health care
Because new payment models require effective and seamless care coordination among providers, new methods of delivering care have also been experiments in the living laboratory... ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
Finke: Industry without fiduciary protections preys on the elderly
“In the United States, we have a buyer beware marketplace for products that are very often sold to older consumers,” says Finke. "This is insane." ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
RIA growth secret: ‘Create a story that sells itself’
Firms discuss how moving from the wirehouses to independence brought rapid growth. ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
Advisor exam changes afoot: IAA’s chief lobbyist
IAA's Neil Simon says exam changes are coming for the same reason the DOL fiduciary rule won't languish at OMB: the political pressure is on. ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
Investor optimism highest since 2007: Wells Fargo, Gallup
The share of investors who say now is a good time to invest in the markets has risen to 58%, the poll found. ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
New Hire Roundup: Morningstar Names HelloWallet Founder Head of Innovation
Meanwhile, Merrill adds a former UBS team in Texas. ... Full Story
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March 6, 2015
2014 Pension Buy-out Sales More than Double Previous Year
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March 5, 2015
Dems push for pregnant women to get special enrollment
Some Democratic lawmakers are urging the Department of Health and Human Services to allow pregnant women to enroll for health coverage whenever they want under... ... Full Story
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March 5, 2015
6 cheap places to live in retirement
Central America is cheap, sure. But so are some choices much farther afield. ... Full Story
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March 5, 2015
GOP bill would shield wellness plans from EEOC challenges
Congressional Republicans are taking sides with the Obama administration to try to fend off an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission assault on Obamacare-sanctioned wellness programs. ... Full Story
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March 5, 2015
OMB urged to give fiduciary rule full review
The campaign comes although the agency hasn't said it would give the DOL's proposal any less time. ... Full Story
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March 5, 2015
Sustainable investing accounts for 30% of managed assets: study
GSIA reported that global sustainable investing assets rose 61% over two years. ... Full Story
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March 5, 2015
Paying for the kids’ college with retirement dollars
Nearly 60 percent of Americans say they sometimes feel like a failure because they are not providing enough for their family’s future.... Full Story
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March 5, 2015
Congress forms retirement caucuses
The Insured Retirement Institute calls the formation of the caucuses a “leap forward in focusing the nation’s attention to these issues.”... Full Story
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