Masters In Business: Ron Rhoades

On this week’s Masters in Business radio podcast, I speak with Attorney and Professor Ron Rhoades of Western Kentucky University. Rhoades is an expert on regulations of asset management firms. He has been a zealous advocate for the Fiduciary Standard, and frequently testifies to Congress, the SEC, Department of Labor, FINRA, etc.

Via Barry Ritholtz

Our discussion ranged from basics of what the Fiduciary standard is to the ethics of how asset management firms should be run.

Seth Klarman Tells His Investors: Central Banks Are Treating Investors Like “Foolish Children”

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Its a little inside baseball, but if you work in the asset management side of finance, its must listen.

Masters In Business: Ron Rhoades

Hear the show live on Bloomberg Radio; download the full podcast at iTunes and on (and later today on SoundCloud) . Earlier podcasts can be found on iTunes and at