New Hire Roundup: Casares Joins Genworth; Stratos Adds Three
This week in new hires, Rico Casares joined Genworth Wealth Management, and Stratos Wealth Partners welcomed three advisors to two new offices.
Top 7 Richest Stadium Naming Deals by Financial Services Firms
Stadiums and arenas used to be named to match the owners’ outsize egos or for some geographic locale or noble idea that resonated with fans—Comiskey Park, Candlestick Park, Boston Garden. Many are now named to match the owners’ growing thirst for cash.
New Prudential Website Focuses on Guaranteed Income
Prudential Retirement, a subsidiary of Prudential Financial, announced on Monday the launch of a new website to address retirement income needs.
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.
IRI CE Annuity Platform Attracts Major Carriers
‘Painless’ solution for completing NAIC annuity suitability requirements popular with companies.
Life Insurers Under Fire
At the end of July, in the midst of one of the most financially troubled summers in recent memory, headlines at Bloomberg blazed with charges that insurance companies were profiting from the deaths of servicemen.
Top 5 Fund Providers for Advisor Loyalty in Mutual Funds, ETFs, VAs
Based on a national survey of more than 1,500 registered advisors, the report found that American Funds, iShares and Prudential Financial have strong connections with individual advisors.
Prudential 'Financial Experience & Behaviors Among Women' Study Reveals Confidence Gap
"You can save at any income level and time of life. My mom is a good example," said Heidi Hartmann, president of the Institute for Women's Policy Research, on July 27, at a panel discussion on women and personal finance in New York.
Prudential Outlook Says Global Economy Is Solid, With Tightening to Come
With numbers trending lower, Prudential International Investments Advisers' global economic outlook for Q2 2010 is for solid growth, with the second half of 2010 slower and rate tightening expected to continue into 2011.
Financial Sector Roars Back, Following News of Euro Deal
The Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF) rose more than 5.7% to 15.96 on above-average volume Monday, as the markets reacting warmly to news of a...