State Street Reshuffles Financial Intermediary Division

The investment management arm of State Street Corporation is making some changes to the structure of its financial intermediary group, which was created in 2001 to service investors such as financial advisers, broker-dealers, registered investment advisers (RIAs), and family offices.

Asset Allocation Funds Need Advice

Asset allocation funds offer a tremendous opportunity for all involved, including advisers, investors and the industry, said Jim Tracy, National Sales Director of The Hartford Mutual Funds.

February Sell-Off a 'Squall'

“Terrible Tuesday,″ February 27, 2007, “wasn’t the big one,″ it was just a squall, according to Quincy Krosby, Chief Investment Strategist at The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc.

IMHO: Price "Check"

The good news is, Congress is beginning to take a hard look at 401(k) fees.

Spamalot Op Trips Tips

If your email has been as plagued with stock “tips″ as much as mine, you’ll be happy to know that the SEC is on the case.

A Stitch in Time

This weekend most of the nation will “spring forward″, thanks to an extended period of daylight saving time.

Retirement Counseling Service Launches

Chicago-based Longevity Alliance has unveiled a new service that provides ongoing financial counsel focusing on income planning in retirement for middle-market retirees.