Cetera Financial to Acquire Genworth FIS Broker-Dealer
Firm that focuses on tax professionals as advisors will become fourth BD at Cetera.
7 Ways Advisors Can Close Life Insurance Gap: Genworth
A study released Thursday by Genworth Financial found that almost half of Americans with household incomes between $50,000 and $250,000 do not have life insurance.
New Hire Roundup: Seilers Join Raymond James and Williams Moves Up, Carson Wealth Launches RIA
This week in new hires, the Seiler brothers went to Raymond James, while Greg Williams was named to a new position there; Carson Wealth Management launched its own RIA; and Aaron Cooper and Richard Perkins went to Putnam.
Facility-Based Health Care Costs Up, In-Home Care Remains Flat
Genworth found that costs for care in assisted living facilities and nursing homes have increased over the past year, while in-home care has held steady.
Genworth Posts Strong Q3 Earnings on Retirement Segment
Genworth Financial reported Thursday net income of $83 million for the third quarter, or $0.17 per diluted share, far exceeding third-quarter 2009's report of $19 million.
Long-Term Caregivers Lose Money, Opportunities: Genworth Study
Anyone who's been a caregiver for someone in need of long-term care already knows this is true, but a new study confirms it: caregivers suffer from stress, lose job opportunities and may have more disputes with other family members.
Genworth Hires Head of New HNW Department
Michael Kim will be a senior vice president of business and channel development, heading a new department that provides support to advisors who work with high-net-worth investors.
Genworth Study: Advisors Need Proactive Marketing Strategies
A Genworth Financial and Quantuvis Consulting study found advisors are sorely lacking in marketing skills. Fewer than one-third of advisors surveyed said they have a marketing plan. Of those, most aren't fully implementing their plan.
Should Annuities Be an Option in 401(k)s?: IA Retirement Plan Advisor for August 2010
All forms of annuities may not be the right fit for retirement plans
Genworth Swings to a Profit, Disappoints Analysts
Operating earnings were $0.24 per share; Wall Street expected $0.28 per share