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Letter to Regulators: New Jersey Investor Protection Rule Would Fill Regulatory Void
June 14, 2019 – 3:03 pm

Given the unfortunate demise of the Department of Labor (DOL) Fiduciary Rule and the glaring deficiencies in the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC’s) Regulation Best Interest, we greatly appreciate states such as New Jersey that are willing to step in to fill the regulatory void by providing the protections investors need and expect.

News Release: Statement on SEC Approval of Reg BI
June 5, 2019 – 12:10 pm

Today, the SEC finalized a rule that will allow financial professionals to claim they are required to act in investors’ best interests. But “Regulation Best Interest” falls far short of what ordinary investors need to ensure they don’t fall prey to self-interested advice.

Letter To Regulators: SEC Package on Investor Protection Does Not Live Up to Name
April 26, 2019 – 12:54 pm

Unfortunately, while we believe it would be possible to adopt standards that meet investors’ reasonable expectations under the Commission’s chosen regulatory approach, the regulatory package as currently drafted does not achieve that goal.