Task Force Softens Independent Research

September 2004
Investment Management Weekly;9/13/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 36, p1
Presents information on the survey conducted by Investorside Research Association on the effect of the decision of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to ban soft dollars on independent research firms. Results of the task force study of soft dollar trading commissions conducted by SEC; Percentage of firms that were affected by the decision; Implications of the decision for the independent research business.


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