The Hartford Names Ritchey to Run Retirement Plans
The Hartford Financial Services Group on Tuesday, July 27, announced that Sharon Ritchey had been named executive vice president of retirement plans.
The Hartford Financial Celebrates 200th Anniversary
The Hartford Financial on Monday, May 10, celebrated its 200th anniversary, and to commemorate the company's incorporation date, CEO Liam E. McGee and CFO Christopher J. Swift rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
New Faith-Based Funds Aim to Increase Sales in Non-Profit Sector
Boomers looking for investments that reflect their beliefs can take advantage of three new fund families offered by The Hartford. The company recently announced it...
B/D Briefing: Alignment Time
In late September 2009, Patrick McEvoy changed jobs, moving from the presidency of Multi-Financial Securities, part of the ING broker/dealer network, to become president and...
The Healthcare Scare
With Medicare set to hit insolvency in 2018 or 2019, according to most predictions, and doctors' fees and insurance premiums escalating to new highs, healthcare is perhaps the most important issue on the American agenda today. Research conducted by Hartford, Connecticut-based Hartford Financial Services in partnership with Massachusetts Institute of...
The Hartford is on a buying spree. In December, Simsbury, Connecticut-based The Hartford Financial Services Group acquired three businesses--TopNoggin, Sun Life Retirement Services, and Princeton...
FSI's Murphy Upbeat About '08
New Financial Services Institute (FSI) Chairman Brian Murphy is upbeat about the organization's agenda for 2008. Murphy is looking to "carry on" the work of his predecessors at FSI, which has been an effective advocate for the independent broker/dealer community, especially with lawmakers and regulators.
A Taxing Dilemma
As another year draws to a close and clients find themselves thinking of the future, perhaps one New Year's resolution will be to get around...
They Shouldn't Have to Ask
According to a survey commissioned by Hartford Life, a large percentage of people are interested in 529 plans. However, the percentage of people that are actually offered a 529 program by their advisor is much lower. Conducted in early fall of 2006 by Opinauri, Inc., the survey interviewed 300 parents...
Catching up with...
Quincy Krosby is the chief investment strategist at The Hartford. In that position, she speaks regularly to the brokerage community, to investment advisors, and to...