Raising Private Savings

What might be called the financial version of universal health care is currently the topic of intense discussions and negotiations on Capitol Hill.

Annuities Aim for Spot in ‘Starting Lineup’

Annuity issuers want—and need—their products to be included as a matter of course in the model portfolios or asset allocation software tools that more advisors are expected to rely on in the future.

Why Are Stocks So High?

Because corporations have been returning more of their profits over to shareholders and less to workers, especially over the past 30 years, according to authoritative recent research. The implication is that investors' gains have come at the expense of workers, who own little stock.

‘APIs’ and the Future of Annuities

Catching up with the 'application programming interface' technology train is essential for annuity issuers. APIs integrate annuities into advisor platforms, reduce NIGO applications, and give clients a fluid online experience.
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P&A Group Targets Fee-Based Plan Advisors

A unit of the Buffalo, NY-based firm has partnered with the CIF Marketplace to supplement their mutual fund and ETF product base with collective investment funds (CIFs).