An investor website is promising to give clients their first clear look under the hood of their brokerage accounts to see whether they are getting a good deal for the prices that they pay.
Products are ‘difficult to assess,’ commission-based distribution seen as a problem.
After reviewing the proposal, the SEC could put it out for public comment or
There is a reason why the phrase “sunlight is the best disinfectant” has become a cliché.
401(k) fees are costing you hundreds of thousands of dollars over your
Broker-dealers no longer seen as a necessary step on road to RIA, executive
Bernard Clark says.
Brokerage generated 11% profit margin in Q1, still well below its stated goal; more work
Complex reverse convertibles mostly sold to individual investors; ‘inconceivable’.
Aristocracy of banking would have likely gone down the tubes without previously
undisclosed Fed money; ‘whopping numbers’.
Saturday Night Live ran a hilarious sketch about a broker who is completely honest with a group of people in a town hall meeting.