Many financial advisers are shaking off the uncertainties of 2017 and getting ready to consider making the moves that they had put on hold. In my view, this means more advisors will be making strategic moves in the next year even as packages remain off the stratospheric highs of 2015-16. For more than a year, the financial advice community has been debating the impact of the fiduciary rule introduced under the Obama administration’s Department of Labor. Major wirehouses hit the pause button on recruitment
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Mark Astarita is a nationally recognized securities attorney, who represents investors, financial professionals and firms in securities litigation, arbitration and regulatory matters, including SEC and FINRA investigations and enforcement proceedings.
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