Load Waived A Shares – Putting the Milk Back in the Bottle


Pouring milk in a bottle on blue backgroundIn the last couple of years, FINRA has been taking a hard look at brokers that have been selling A shares to retirement plans to make sure they were waiving the load, if the fund

allowed such a waiver. Well, it turns out that a lot of brokers have been selling A shares into retirement plans at POP (Public Offering Price), that is, the participants in the plan paid a front end load when the fund’s prospectus allowed those shares to be sold with no load. What’s the result of this activity? A FINRA investigation into broker dealer firms. So why is this happening now? Let’s take a step back and examine the players in this party.

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Organization Type: Business Enterprise
Article Type: Expert Article
Industry: Financial Technology
Focus: General Info
Location: SW Georgia

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