Hedge-Fund Big Paulson Eyes Hartford Breakup
After a bad year in hedge funds, John Paulson has stepped forward as a shareholder activist to force the insurance company into a breakup.
Hartford to Reduce Fixed-Income Fund Fees
The drop in fees is a move to make funds more competitive among financial professionals.
Hartford to Reduce Fixed-Income Fees
The Hartford Mutual Funds announced Sept. 22 that fees on six fixed-income funds would be permanently reduced. The funds affected by the fee reduction are The...
The Hartford Names Reiss to Head Mutual Fund Sales
The Hartford Mutual Funds said Thursday, September 9, that it had named Jeff Reiss, who had been national sales manager for its wirehouse unit since 2008, as national sales manager.
The Hartford Announces 36 Lower Fund Fees
The Hartford Mutual Funds has announced that, effective July 1, permanent mutual fund expense reductions have taken effect on 36 funds.
Hartford 'Top 10 Investment Themes for 2010' Report Card Puts Dr. Bob 'On Probation'
In a mid-term report card that reviews "Top 10 Investment Themes for 2010," "Dr. Bob" of The Hartford Mutual Funds, gave himself one A grade, four Bs, one C, no Ds, and four Fs for a variety of investing strategies in the first volatile half of 2010.
Hartford Investment Management Hires Manager From Neuberger Berman
Hartford Investment Management Co. announced Wednesday, July 7, the hiring of Ray Humphrey as senior vice president and senior portfolio manager with the company's Inflation Plus Fund and U.S. Government Securities HLS Fund.
The Hartford Mutual Funds Launches 3 Wellington-Managed Global Funds
As global economies change rapidly and investors increasingly seek alternative funds where they can put their money, The Hartford Mutual Funds has launched three global funds sub-advised by Wellington Management Co.
Fixed-Income a Great Fit for Retirement
Fixed income is an asset class that offers plenty of upside for investors, in particular those planning for retirement. Yet, says Jim Tracy, national sales director for Minneapolis-based The Hartford Mutual Funds (a division of Hartford Life), many investors and financial advisors are more than a little wary of fixed...