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Title

Why the Fiduciary Rule for Retirement Savers Is Here to Stay

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2-5-2017

Abstract

In keeping with his deregulatory agenda, President Trump issued an executive order Feb. 3 delaying implementation of the fiduciary rule for brokers that offer financial advice to investors with retirement accounts. The rule was slated to go into practice April 10, but Trump ordered the Department of Labor to conduct further analysis.