Top Financial Stocks:
Financial majors were trading higher pre-market Thursday.
In other sector news:
(+) UBS (UBS) was up more than 1% after the company and Banco Do Brasil announced a strategic collaboration to offer investment banking services and institutional securities brokerage in Brazil and select countries in South America.
(+) Newtek Business Services (NEWT) was gaining more than 2% in value after reporting its Q3 financial results. The company's adjusted net investment income for Q3 was $0.63 per share, up from $0.50 per share a year ago.
(=) Vericity (VERY) was flat after saying its board has approved a special one-time cash dividend of $6.25 per common share.
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