Day Fifteen: February 3, 2017

Presidential Memorandum on Fiduciary Duty Rule

This document orders the Department of Labor to review the Fiduciary Duty Rule -- which sets standards for recommendations given by financial advisors to retirement investors -- and rescind or revise the Rule if necessary.

Presidential Executive Order on Core Principles for Regulating the United States Financial System

This Order describes Trump’s seven “Core Principles” for the U.S. financial system, and directs the Secretary of the Treasury to evaluate whether current policies are consistent with these standards.

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