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    A call to arms for advisers to champion the fiduciary standard

    Long-time fee-only advisers fear loss of a competitive edge as brokers blur the lines in the advice industry.

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    The Fed's QE sleight of hand: Please ignore that $4.5T balance sheet

    Breakfast with Benjamin - The Federal Reserve's QE sleight of hand, cheap oil's winners and losers, Schwab bringing advisers premium Morningstar access, and more.

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    Schwab expands commission-free trading platform for ETFs

    The Charles Schwab Corp. on Thursday unveiled a long-planned expansion of OneSource, its commission-free trading platform for ETFs, adding dozens of funds and managers, including Pimco.In addition to exchanged-traded funds offered by Pacific Investment Management Co., the top provider of actively

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    Morgan sets sights on Schwab's financial consultants

    In battle to recruit affordable talent and assets, Morgan Stanley risks legal fallout to pursue discount broker's advisers.

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    Morgan Stanley dodges $15 million raiding claim

    Charles Scwab's $15 million arbitration claim against Morgan Stanley for hiring brokers from its San Francisco office was rejected.

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    TD Ameritrade swims upmarket

    United Capital's chief executive, Joe Duran, admits that three years ago, he would not have considered putting any of his millionaire clients' money with TD Ameritrade Institutional.

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    Advisers rebuilt investors' faith

    The Charles Schwab Corp. had a few challenging years following the financial crisis. But a focus on the RIA business has paid off as the firm's RIA custody unit crossed $1 trillion in assets last fall.

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    Schwab preps robo offering

    CEO Walt Bettinger says his firm is working on a “groundbreaking” online advice platform, though details and a timeframe remain unclear.

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    Global markets start to realize the risks of Russia's move into Ukraine

    Friday's menu: Investors waking up to Putin's Russia risks. Plus: Russia's debt downgraded as Kerry issues another warning; U.S. manufacturing comes back (but housing has not); how about this call: gold to hit $5,000 an ounce; the SEC starts to dissect liquid alt funds; and how sanctions are ...

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    Schwab's all-ETF 401(k) platform revs up competition

    There’s no question that Schwab’s all-ETF 401(k) offering will inspire competitors to do the same, but whether plan sponsors will embrace these ETF-based plans remains to be seen. Charles Schwab & Co. Inc. on Wednesday announced the long-awaited launch of its all-ETF 401(k) platform, after

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    Schwab to give unhappy clients a fee refund

    If you’re not happy with Charles Schwab, you’re welcome to a refund. The Charles Schwab Corp. announced Monday a program that would allow some of its advisory clients to request a refund of the prior quarter’s program fees “if, for any reason, they are not happy.” The so-called “Accountability

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    Prepping Janet Yellen for the hot seat

    Plus: Elizabeth Warren vs. Wall Street, emerging markets see downside of credit boom, and the realities of alternative energy investments. All in Breakfast with Benjamin.

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    Global markets giving a nod to the latest U.S. economic data

    Global markets start the week strong, thanks to U.S. economic news. Plus: Schwab IMPACT coverage, Wall Street prophets, Veterans Day. Expertly curated by InvestmentNews senior columnist Jeff Benjamin.

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    Schwab ETF 401(k) platform has hiccup

    The Charles Schwab Corp.'s long-awaited ETF platform for 401(k)s — widely forecast to launch in the fourth quarter — has hit a regulatory speed bump. The offering has run into a snag with regulators, according to Steve Anderson, executive vice president at Schwab Retirement Plan Services. He

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    Schwab ETF platform for 401(k)s hits regulatory speed bump

    Schwab's ETF platform for 401(k)s, which was expected to debut in the fourth quarter, may need more work before being ready for prime time. Darla Mercado on what happened.