Quest CE Releases Course on MSRB Rule G-42

MILWAUKEE –February 13, 2018– Quest CE, premier provider of compliance training and tracking technology solutions, today announced the addition of a new MSRB course to its e-learning catalog.

MSRB Rule G-42 sets forth municipal advisors’ required standards of conduct and duties when engaging in municipal advisory activities, other than municipal advisory solicitation activities. The course, “MSRB Rule G-42: The Fiduciary Duty Rule,” provides a brief overview of the duties and obligations required under G-42, as well as disclosure requirements for conflicts of interest and prohibited municipal advisor activities.

Course Topics Include:

  • The Development of Rule G-42
  • Summary of Rule G-42
  • Standards of Conduct – The Duty of Care
  • Standards of Conduct – The Duty of Loyalty
  • Review of other Parties’ Recommendations – Rule G-42(D)
  • Specified Prohibitions – Rule G-42(E)(I)
  • Principal Transactions – Rule G-42
  • Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest and Other Information
  • Cast Study: Municipal Advisor Charged for Failing to Disclose Conflict
  • Documentation of the Municipal Advisory Relationship
  • Related Provisions of MSRB Rule G-8

For questions regarding this or other MSRB courses, please contact a Quest CE Sales Executive at 877-593-3366 or e-mail To view Quest CE’s Firm Element course catalog, click here.


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