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4/20/2018

Leaked documents show a proposal by EU legislators to eliminate limitations on a draft exemption that would protect positions involved in hedging structural foreign exchange risk to capital ratios.

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4/20/2018

FinTech continues to drive the transformation of the securities industry: artificial intelligence and machine learning are giving firms new insights, blockchain projects are moving closer to production, and robotics are pushing the boundaries of industry operations. SIFMA's FinTech Conference, on June 20-21 in New York City, will bring together innovators and industry leaders to discuss these developments and how they are changing the way firms understand and interact with their customers, manage risk, and run their operations. Register at the early bird rate!

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4/20/2018

This April, the SIFMA Foundation invites you to sign-up as an Invest It Forward volunteer to help celebrate Financial Literacy Month. With a variety of volunteer options, there is a perfect opportunity awaiting you to share your experience. Help students across the country learn about the economy, investments and more either in person or online.

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SIFMA Foundation
4/20/2018

The Insured Retirement Institute said it appreciates the Securities and Exchange Commission's willingness to work with other regulatory bodies to develop a best-interest standard for brokers. "We are particularly appreciative of the Commission's commitment to collaborating with their counterparts at the DOL, FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority), and the state insurance and securities departments around the country to develop a cohesive and consistent regulatory framework," IRI said in a statement.

4/20/2018

Securities and Exchange Commission investment-advice rules proposed Wednesday would not likely affect professionals who act only as insurance agents, according to multiple analysts. The SEC has opened up a 90-day public comment period for the rules.

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4/20/2018

Retirees should have a plan for dealing with inflation, which is showing signs of emerging. Here are seven suggestions to consider.

4/20/2018

The new, larger standard deduction makes it less likely individuals will have a tax benefit from making charitable contributions. Find out how individual taxpayers and not-for-profit organizations should plan for this change.

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Tax Insider
4/20/2018

For various reasons, many CFOs do not have a clear view of where profit and costs come from. A technique known as square root costing might be able to address this issue and provide clarity.

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CFO
4/20/2018

The most productive individual contributors do not always make successful managers because leading others effectively requires a different set of skills. Companies can address the issue by helping their most promising employees develop six leadership skills before promoting them.

4/20/2018

A handy formula can help Excel users display the file name of their Excel workbook within one or more worksheets without doing it manually.

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Financial Management