It took most of President Trump’s first 100 days in office to get hisLabor Secretary in place.

But it took just minutes after the swearing in of AlexanderAcosta for industry to mount calls for him to further extend theJune 9 implementation data of the fiduciary rule.

The Financial Services Roundtable was among industryorganizations to offer a quick congratulation to Sec. Acosta, andcall on him to delay the entirety of the rule until the agencycompletes the new economic and legal analysis ordered byPresidential memorandum.

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Nick Thornton

Nick Thornton is a financial writer covering retirement and health care issues for BenefitsPRO and ALM Media. He greatly enjoys learning from the vast minds in the legal, academic, advisory and money management communities when covering the retirement space. He's also written on international marketing trends, financial institution risk management, defense and energy issues, the restaurant industry in New York City, surfing, cigars, rum, travel, and fishing. When not writing, he's pushing into some land or water.