June 18, 2013–With energy demands and a desire for energy independence increasing globally, investments in traditional and alternative energy resources are being promoted more often and are becoming attractive to investors and con artists alike.
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June 5, 2013-NASAA and others in a broad-based coalition call on SEC to establish a uniform fiduciary standard for broker-dealers and investment advisers that is at least as strong as the existing standard for investment advisers.
NASAA Files Amicus Brief Supporting FINRA’s Efforts to Reverse Ruling that Allows Schwab to Deny Customer Rights
May 8, 2013–NASAA: Schwab Violated FINRA Rules by Expanding Arbitration Clause to Ban Customers From Participating in Class Actions
Download:INVESTOR ADVISORY: Financial Service Providers WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 30, 2013) – In recognition of Financial Literacy Month, the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) today reminded investors of the importance of understanding the distinctions between the various types of financial professionals. “Whether you are just starting a retirement fund or need additional help with growing […]
April 19, 2013–NASAA Supports Waters-Delaney Investment Adviser Examination Improvement Act of 2013
April 3, 2013–Speakers include Rep. Jim Himes, SEC Chair Elisse Walter and Political Observer James Thurber
April 2, 2013–In advance of a federal rule to allow advertising of high-risk and potentially fraudulent private placement offerings, NASAA has issued an advisory cautioning investors about the risks these offerings carry.
Protect Your Finances: Tips to Avoid Financial Fraud Join AARP and NASAA for a free, online interactive discussion on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 2 p.m. as we answer your questions about ensuring the security of your nest egg. We’ll also highlight tips to help you hang on to your hard-earned money, including: Spotting common […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 19, 2013) – The lack of civil recovery options for harmed investors is weakening the confidence of investors in financial products and markets, the president of the North American Securities Administrators Association (NASAA) said in a keynote speech delivered today at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA) Compliance and Legal […]