March 07, 2017

Race to the Bottom: Brokerage Firms Are Slashing Prices

In an increasingly competitive marketplace, discount brokerages are facing immense pressure to attract clients. The question of cost arises in practically every purchasing decision, and investing is no exception. Recently, we have seen a whirlwind of price cuts from four leading firms: Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, TD Ameritrade and Fidelity. In the beginning of February, Schwab […]

January 31, 2017

Dow Breaks 20,000

As the markets continue to rally, this past week saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average break 20,000 for the first time. In response, some of the brokerages in the e-Monitor coverage group released insights discussing the event. Fidelity stands out as the only firm to highlight the record high with an article published to its […]

January 04, 2017

Insurers Weigh in on Trump: Life Insurance Firms Respond to Election Outcome, Look Ahead

Life insurance firms benefit from educating clients and advisors when international events or political changes affect the markets and their products, and many firms in Corporate Insight’s Life Insurance Monitor coverage group actively sought to reassure clients immediately after the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The financial industry responded with intense interest, with consumers and professionals […]

November 08, 2016

October 2016 Trends & Highlights, Election Edition: Firms Counsel for the Long Term While Esurance Makes Its Escape

As the results of the 2016 presidential election loom in the minds of Americans across the political spectrum, 15 firms took October to address the scariest thing outside of Halloween: the potential financial impact of this electoral season. Whether in the form of commentary, article, homepage image or infographic, resources frequently reminded investors to keep […]