Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co . agreed to buy a distribution network from MetLife Inc., adding 4,000 financial advisers.
Prudent Investment Advisors' Scott Simon takes a closer look at the case's allegations of self-dealing.
The revenue earned by providers of stable value funds is at issue in a recent class action lawsuit.
Is it even possible for a plan sponsor to make an informed and prudent decision about putting stable value funds on their plan investment menu?
MetLife is the second major insurer to exit the brokerage business, in the sale of its adviser unit to MassMutual . Mergers may be on the rise due to the Labor Department's proposed fiduciary rule.