Institute leaders want the SEC to ensure retail investors understand when they are not working with fiduciaries.
Actions and programs of the Institute. Visit the Institute Initiatives archive to view initiatives prior to 2018.
Evensky, financial and investment advice pioneer, author and professor, urges SEC to rename the Reg BI, ‘New Suitability’
Major repairs to Reg BI, Form CRS and Adviser Act guidance are proposed to affirm broker and adviser differences and to level with investors
Commentary relates Fiduciary meaning like a Frankel or Rhoades; shies away from the 800 pound gorilla in the CFPB room.
A review of 45 fee-only advisers by the Institute for the Fiduciary Standard shows only 14 of them mention the term on their website homepages.
Ron A. Rhoades is the 2020 honoree of the Frankel Fiduciary Prize, named after Law Professor Tamar Frankel.