A Focus shareholder filed a lawsuit against the company late last month, claiming its proxy statements were misleading. Focus filed a supplement to the proxy, and says the shareholder will drop the complaint.
Advisors who said they don't have enough time with their clients spend an average 41% more time every month than peers on compliance, administrative and other 'non-value-added' tasks, according to a new J.D. Power survey.
Commissioned by the U.S. House Committee on Appropriations, the study confirms views that mandatory arbitration agreements imposed by fiduciary-bound RIAs can unfairly limit clients' ability to seek legal remedies against wrongful actors.