The Springfield, Massachusetts-based insurer is working with advisers to evaluate a sale, a process that is at an early, informal stage.
State Street Corp. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc. are planning a series of ETFs with themes that would invest in everything from robotics to space to deep-sea exploration.
Bill Gross’s Janus Henderson Global Unconstrained Bond Fund ended July at $1.25 billion, down almost $1 billion from its peak in February.
Private foundations, which are funded by an individual, family or corporation, reported an average 15 percent gain in 2017.
As investors seek fresh ways to bet on winners while guarding against turbulence, UBS is marketing structured debt products that give short-term exposure to cross-asset moves from currencies to bonds and stocks.
The IRS’s proposed regulations will make clear that it considers a planning technique known as “crack and pack” to be abusive.
Allison Lee, a former aide to Commissioner Kara Stein, would replace her former boss on the five-member panel.