The Principal Financial Group has announced that Cynthia LeMay has joined the company as vice president of consultant relations for Retirement and Investor Services.
Deals & People
One of the women who, it had been predicted, might take over Edward “Ned″ Johnson III’s reins at Fidelity Investments has announced her resignation, leaving behind the hovering question of who will be the chief executive’s successor.
Bank of America (BoA) announced Tuesday that it had tapped six executives for posts in the leadership team for its new Global Wealth&Investment Management (GWIM) Alternative Investments group.
Three former Nicholas-Applegate portfolio managers have announced the formation of Eudaimonia Asset Management, a majority employee-owned, institutionally-focused investment advisory boutique.
Smith Barney has named Julian Clark, former President and CEO of Mellon Investor Services, as Managing Director of Smith Barney Global Stock Plan Services.
MetLife Resources and MetLife Securities, Inc have entered into a new alliance with ProManage, LLC, a registered investment adviser that specializes in providing managed accounts services for 401(k), 403(b) and 457 plans.
Great-West Life&Annuity Insurance Co. (GWLA) has agreed to acquire Franklin Templeton Investment’s 401(k) recordkeeping business, the firms announced.
Bank of America has appointed Jeffrey Carney as president, Bank of America Retirement and Global Wealth&Investment Management (GWIM) Client Solutions.
Cogent Research LLC, an evidence-based consultancy, has named financial services veteran Bruce Harrington, previously at MFS Investment Management, as managing director of its wealth management practice.
Genworth Financial, Inc. has named Chris Grady President of its Retirement Income business.
OneAmerica Financial Partners, Inc. purchased a block of 403(b) business from Transamerica Life Insurance Company, increasing the number of plan participants with the Indiana-based company by more than 40,000.
Bank of America today announced additional key leadership appointments within the combined U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management organization.
Clearbrook Financial, LLC, has named John Galvin, formerly of UBS Wealth Management, as president of its advisory arm, Clearbrook Advisors.
State Street Global Advisors (SSgA) has made two new appointments to its Intermediary Business Group, which serves financial advisers, broker-dealers, and registered investment advisers.
Nationwide Financial Network (NFN) has named Michael Hamilton as President of two of its broker-dealers, 1717 Capital Management Company and Nationwide Securities Inc.
Recordkeeper and plan administrator BISYS Retirement Services and Pentegra Retirement Services, a retirement plan provider, are collaborating to distribute BISYS’s LinkInsight open architecture investment platform to financial advisers.
Financial advisers affiliated with 3 Mark Financial will now have access to Symetra Life Insurance Co.’s wealth management product, which helps high net worth clients transfer their assets.
PNC Institutional Investments has added Genworth’s ClearCourse group variable annuity as a 401(k) option on PNC’s platform.
Fidelity Investments announced on Monday that it had tapped Rodger A. Lawson as president of FMR Corp., Fidelity's holding company.
Transamerica Retirement Services has been added to Morgan Stanley’s roster of 401(k) providers.