Market volatility has followed the recent vote of UK citizens to leave the EU.
Department of Labor (DOL) Fiduciary Standard Regulation Ruling Should be Embraced by Honest Financial Advisors
The Department of Labor recently finalized a change to the definition of “fiduciary” under ERISA that expands the scope of those who are fiduciaries.
As we approached mid-February 2016 many investors were concerned about the markets.
You may recall our blog post from February titled, “Recent Volatility in the Financial Markets – Don’t Panic!”, which addressed the volatility in the stock market at the beginning of 2016. The rest of the first quarter was no different, as the markets rallied to new 2016 highs over the last few days of March.
They are large, well established, household names that are not US companies.
The first few weeks of 2016 have demonstrated significant volatility in the major market indexes, such as the S&P 500, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the MSCI EAFE.