This web site is dedicated to investment fund investor education and protection. The multi-billion fund industry plays a key role in the savings and retirement plans of millions of Canadians. Many industry practices provide beartraps for the unsuspecting investor and securities regulations have not kept up with the pace of change in the industry.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Trailer commissions: Do they skew advisor recommendations?
This article explains how trailer commissions work in mutual funds.Because they are a sales incentive payment they create a powerful conflict-of-interest for advisors.Read the full article