While many retirement plan providers have recently introduced mobile apps, their capabilities are often limited.
Most funds will have until December to comply with the SECs new rules, while complexes with more than $1 billion in net assets have until 2019.
As executives accept Trump's fiduciary rule delay, many have shifted their focus to compliance with the SEC's new reporting modernization regulation.
Investors have already made bets on how President Trump's deregulation efforts will fare.
Firms can address cost and transparency with an open architecture, multimanager platform, says John Hancock Investments President Todd Cassler.