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    Broker recruitment bonuses on DOL's radar

    Agency concerned about brokers who sell out client positions at old firm and generate commissions at new firm when they recreate investment portfolios

    How the DOL fiduciary rule could affect financial adviser recruiting

    Here are some ramifications the new rule may have on adviser movement in the industry

    SEC approves Finra broker-compensation rule

    The rule requires transferring brokers to send an educational communication to clients they are trying to convince to make the move with them

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    Company Spotlight

    Edward Jones

    A leader in the financial services industry and one of the industry's largest partnerships, Edward Jones serves nearly 7 million clients. Their unique business model, free from demands of shareholders, gives their more than 14,000 Financial Advisors the ability to put the interests of clients first. Learn More »

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