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Greg Iacurci

Reporter, Retirement Planning and Insurance

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Recent Articles


DOL fiduciary rule causing DC-plan record keepers to change business with insurance agents

Jul 24, 2017

Principal has communicated that independent agents must change their business models to keep receiving compensation


Managed accounts look attractive to 401(k) advisers, but how do you measure performance?

Jul 18, 2017

The customization that makes them a good investment option presents a benchmarking challenge

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo sustains more adviser losses following banking scandal

Jul 14, 2017

One hundred and thirty advisers left in the second quarter, marking the firm's third consecutive quarter of reductions


LPL to roll out new mutual fund platform as DOL fiduciary rule takes effect

Jul 13, 2017

Broker-dealer hasn't yet determined whether the platform will be mandatory when it launches next year, given the fluid regulatory environment

Money hand

SEC charges 13 with fraud in $14 million pump-and-dump scheme

Jul 12, 2017

High-pressure and deceitful sales tactics allegedly lost investors, many of whom were elderly, more than $10 million


American Airlines reaches $22 million settlement in 401(k) self-dealing lawsuit

Jul 11, 2017

The settlement, if approved, would be among the largest in cases alleging enrichment due to use of proprietary investments


Fund manager MFS sued for self-dealing in its 401(k) plans

Jul 10, 2017

The plaintiff claims the plans were 'loaded' with proprietary mutual funds, and 98% of the investible assets were held in company-affiliated investments


5 ways to ensure an HSA isn't subject to ERISA

Jul 7, 2017

Employers can avoid headaches by not exercising control over the health savings account process


Fidelity, American Century adopting new TDF fee tactic as cost pressures grow

Jul 5, 2017

The firms, which focus on active management, are seeking flexibility to lower fund fees


Oregon becomes first state to launch auto-IRA program

Jul 5, 2017

Some see the implementation as a watershed moment for these retirement plans

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