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Feb 23, 2017 ... Investors can use the SEC's Investment Adviser Public Disclosure (IAPD) ... of the Advisers Act. The Guidance Update notes that there may be a ...
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believes this new rule and its related recordkeeping requirements will help level ... Force operated under the premise that mutual fund investment advisers and ... Deliverable #2 – Appendix A is guidance for capturing records required by the SEC's ..... provided the mutual fund's transfer agent information on such customers.
May 9, 2016 ... The idea is that the regulation will stop advisers from putting their own ... offer guidance on 401(k) plan assets, individual retirement accounts or ..... But some will discover the rule will force them to find a new adviser for retirement assets. ... on the SEC to approve a uniform fiduciary standard, something SEC ...
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