Prudential Aims to Improve Retirement Saving Hygiene
The company wants to see saving for retirement become as automatic as brushing teeth in the morning.
U.S. Firm Agrees to Acquire Fidelity & Guaranty Life
CF Corp., the buyer, will get some support from Blackstone and Fidelity National Financial.
Advisor Clients Bask in Glow of Financial Confidence: Study
Americans who work with a financial advisor not only feel well-prepared for retirement, but are also more financially confident overall, according to Northwestern Mutual.
Sears Gets Breathing Room in Deals With MetLife, Cascade
A pension risk transfer could help the company hold down benefits-related earnings volatility.
4 Ways to Overcome Media-Driven Annuity Misconceptions
Annuities are designed to reduce risk. How do you help clients understand that?
DOL Won’t Delay June 9 Fiduciary Rule Compliance Date: Acosta
DOL has "found no principled legal basis to change the June 9 date while we seek public input," Labor Secretary R. Alexander Acosta said.
TIAA's Target Date Fund Alternative Acts Like a Pension
Partnering with DFA, TIAA developed a model that focuses on income rather than accumulation.
How to Boost Use of Retirement Plan Auto-Escalation
Make sure participants know what sticking with today's contribution rate really means.
Transamerica Parent Makes US Deal
Wilton Re has agreed to take closed blocks of life business and structured settlement annuities.
How That Annuity Works: Security Benefit RateTrack
Doug Wolff talks a little about the machinery that moves the contract's rates.