Advisers’ fees increase after years of decline

Advisers’ fees increase after years of decline North American financial advisers’ charges for fee-based accounts are edging up, after declining for several years, according to PriceMetrix. In 2014, advisers charged an average of 1.02% of assets, up from 0.99% in 2013 but down from 1.2% in 2009. InvestmentNews (free registration) (3/30)