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January 8, 2018

‘Late to Party’ Franklin Templeton Eyes More ETFs
New index-based funds start 2018 with a flood of new money and plans for expansion.
Merrill Not Alone in Banning Bitcoin Trading
But major brokerages may soon offer futures contracts in Bitcoin as investment options.
Finra Fines Firm Over Misleading Sales Literature
Meyers Associates allegedly sent out “unbalanced” literature and its principal failed to supervise books and records.
Study: Auto 401(k) Saving Leads to More Debt
But retirement specialists say this shouldn’t drive employers away from auto-enrollment plans.
Raymond James Snatches Morgan Stanley Complex Manager
Chief of RayJay-affiliated Steward Partners says company plans to capitalize on withdrawals from Broker Protocol.