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Short and Sharp: Resist the temptation to trade geopolitical risk



Last week’s escalating tensions surrounding North Korea immediately affected markets. Global equities fell almost 2%, bond yields fell, credit spreads widened meaningfully, and the U.S. dollar and gold strengthened as investors went into flight-to-quality mode. The VIX, a measure of the expected…

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What is revenue sharing and how does it work?



That’s a great question and one I get asked frequently. It’s relatively easy to understand once you know how retirement plan fees — or 401(k) plan administrative fees — are collected. So, let’s do a quick refresher on the basics of why and how fees are collected. Why retirement plan…

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