Amy Lynch achieves high marks for speaking role at top industry event

FrontLine’s Founder and President, Amy Lynch, has received a nearly perfect speaker rating from Chief Compliance Officers and other compliance professionals attending the NSCP 2019 National Conference. Ms Lynch was a featured speaker at the well attended, largest annual compliance conference, which took place October 21-23, 2019. Ms. Lynch received a grade of 4.9 out of 5 from…

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Common Fund Deficiencies Identified

On November 7, 2019, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) issued a Risk Alert (the “Alert”) on findings from fund examinations. The Alert covered findings from routine fund exams as well as recent targeted exams of money market funds (Money Market Fund Initiative) and target date funds (Target Date Fund Initiative). The data…

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Change to series trust by mutual funds unusual; Amy Lynch exclusively quoted (IGNITES – Subscription Req’d)

A manager of mutual funds has taken the unusual step of adopting a series trust structure for certain funds previously launched in the 1990s. While the objective appears to be a reduction in costs, Amy Lynch, Founder and Presdient of FrontLine, cites the change in structure as an extremely rare occurrence. Ms. Lynch notes that…

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Amy Lynch on SEC’s proposed changes to advertising rules and use of social media (IGNITES – Subscription Req’d)

With the SEC’s proposed changes to its advertising and cash solicitation rules, the regulator is seeking to modernize these rules for today’s communication methods. FrontLine’s Founder and President Amy Lynch states that for instance, under the current rules, many investment advisers are restricted and essentially prohibited from effectively using social media for promoting their business and…

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