Target Market for Annuities Is Larger Than Most Advisors Think: Genworth
What do consumers think about annuities? Not much — leaving plenty of room for advisors to change that, according to a Genworth survey.
Start LTC Planning Now, Save a Bundle Later: Genworth
Families could save almost $11,000 per year on out-of-pocket expenses for long-term care if they started planning a little earlier, a Genworth report found.
Why No Financial Plan? Not Enough Money, Investors Say
Nearly 40% of respondents don’t have a financial plan, a survey conducted for Genworth in December found.
Get Ready for Gender-Based Pricing on LTC Insurance
A new twist is coming to LTC insurance: gender-based pricing, and women can expect to pay 20% to 40% more for coverage than men, says Michael Kitces.
Top 25 Fastest Growing Mutual Fund Managers for 2012
Little surprise, star manager Jeff Gundlach's DoubleLine tops the list of the fastest growing actively managed fund managers, but who else made Strategic Insight’s list?
Top 5 Annuity Trends to Watch in 2012 and 2013
As the annuity industry deals with unprecedented challenges, advisors must keep abreast of product changes to help their clients make prudent decisions.
Top 25 Fastest Growing Fund Managers
Quite a few of the top 25 fastest growing fund managers for last year came from boutique firms, according to Strategic Insight’s Simfund database.
FSI Reports Record Attendees for Annual OneVoice Conference
More than 600 registrants and 65 exhibitors already for Jan. 23-25 conference for independent broker-dealer advocacy group.
Have Your Cake and Eat It Too
The variable annuity (VA) party has returned to the dance floor, where some companies step forward as others step back.
2010 Q4 Earnings, Week Three: Advisor Universe Sees Mixed Results
As fourth-quarter 2010 entered its third week, companies of interest to financial advisors reported a mixed bag of results, and many managed to announce a dividend.