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...
Penson Worldwide, Prudential, and Sun Life Post Q1 Results
As the first-quarter earnings season winds down, Penson Worldwide, Prudential Financial, and Sun Life Financial reported their earnings with mixed results.
Study Says Healthcare Costs in Retirement Significant
Healthcare costs for retirees, including nursing home care, average $260,000 and can exceed $500,000
Editor's Choice for the Week of November 2, 2009: Volatility and Voting, the Fed and Jobs
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Life insurance weathers the storm
In the middle of a financial storm, words like "strong" or "stable" are sorely missed. But they seem to be flowing descriptions about the life...