TITLE

MSRB Backs Off New Suitability Standard for 529s

AUTHOR(S)
Hume, Lynn
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;4/3/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32352, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board has strengthened and clarified the disclosure, suitability and other customer-protection standards that should be met by broker-dealers when selling 529 college savings plans. The latest standards are contained in the interpretative guidance filed by the board with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
ACCESSION #
20409272

 

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