Designation of insurer would be a change after 150 years of strictly state regulation.
The DMF is the primary tool by which the life insurance industry determines when annuitants and policyholders have died.
Analyst says recent action by the Fed regarding MetLife and its bank implies the Fed may be rethinking the use of bank metrics.
The Financial Stability Oversight Council has started the clock on a six-month process for designating a non-bank as systemically significant.
Ninety-five percent of women polled said they are more involved than ever in their households' investment and financial decision-making.
Insurers that operate thrifts would be subject to the same capital standards at the holding-company level as banks, according to proposed new rules.
Prudential PenFed Realty buys real estate franchise in Clarksville, Tenn., near Fort Campbell.
First Jersey CU wins state approval to serve four new counties, 1.8 million people in metro New York.