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  • August 14, 2018

    What We're Reading This Week

    This week were reading about Bitcoin ETF, will it ever come to fruition? Also, Facebook takes a big loss. Read More

    Author: Thad Schlaud

    Topics: News, The Market, Industry Ideas

  • August 14, 2018

    Fiduciary Standard

    The Department of Labor’s fiduciary rule was struck down earlier this year and the industry faces potential fiduciary standards from the Security and Exchange Commission. In the midst of this turmoil, financial firms continue to abuse their clients. Roughly one week after the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the March 15th decision to vacate the DOL rule, Morgan Stanley agreed to pay $3.6 million in fines related to brokers’ misappropriation of client funds. Read More

    Author: Thad Schlaud

    Topics: News, Gainplan Facts, Industry Ideas