Svetlana Patokova

How to Build Retirement Security

In the first half of 2023 we have seen the S&P 500’s rise of more than 10%. The numbers speak for themselves and those few short sellers aside, a rising market generally lifts spirits.More money means more consumption, the ability to pay off debts and the confidence to take out more. What could go wrong?

New Rules Proposed by SEC Are Confusing!

Late last year, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed four rules that focus on increasing competition for equity orders. One would require open auctions for certain orders. Another, Regulation Best Execution, would set a standard for broker-dealers and other market participants, and require policies and procedures on finding the most favorable price points for customers.