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July 7, 2015
Asset managers increase sales efforts to RIAs
When RIAs were surveyed to gauge their expectations of asset managers and their sales teams, researchers discovered some useful facts.... Full Story
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July 7, 2015
For divorcing women, becoming financially knowledgeable is crucial
As divorce rates increase among older people, understanding your full financial picture is critical.... Full Story
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July 7, 2015
Foundations, endowments buying emerging market debt
Shifting away from U.S. equities in search of income.... Full Story
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July 7, 2015
Fidelity launches fiduciary program to support retirement advisors
New program brings together three fiduciaries to give advisors a choice of providers.... Full Story
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July 7, 2015
Bill Gross on Greece: 'Grexit' might be best-case scenario
Bill Gross talked with Bloomberg TV about what Greece’s No vote means for the country and the eurozone, and explained why the market’s reaction isn’t actually as calm as it appears.... Full Story
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July 7, 2015
Student aid may be to blame for sky-high college tuition: NY Fed
A New York Fed study finds that the increased availability of subsidized student loans and Pell Grants accounted for 55 percent to 65 percent of the increase in college tuition costs.... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
Auto enrollment in DC plans not a cure-all for older workers
Move over, auto-enrollment. Employee motivation counts when it comes to saving for retirement--and this research shows surprising insights about how much motivation can help.... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
Pension funding ratios improve as liabilities drop
Liabilities dropped, improving pension-funding ratios, in spite of new mortality tables.... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
FINRA cracks down on overcharges to 401(k) plans
A combined $30 million in restitution will be paid to retirement investors, ordered by FINRA.... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
New insurance advocacy group calls on DOL to withdraw rule
A non-profit working to extend the reach of fixed-income insurance products in workplace retirement plans called on the DOL to withdraw its proposed fiduciary standard.... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
Most plan participants want access to additional withdrawals
The ability for savers to draw additional funds if needed appears to be an important feature in retirement income plans.... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
SEC heightens retirement focus
The Securities and Exchange Commission has made good on its promise to prioritize retirement savings. ... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
Most employers taking King vs. Burwell ruling in stride
Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in the case of King vs. Burwell, the ball is back in the court of consumers and employers. ... Full Story
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July 6, 2015
Advisor loyalty to investment firms is declining
Independent advisors are more satisfied with investment firms than employee advisors--here's why. ... Full Story
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July 2, 2015
Fewer doctors give PPACA failing grade
Physicians might be complaining less about PPACA now, as clinics have staffed up to meet increased demands caused by Obamacare.... Full Story
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July 2, 2015
3 reasons why HSAs might explode
HSA investments could grow to $11.5 billion by 2017, researchers assert.... Full Story
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