Equitable Holdings, Inc. engages in the provision of financial services. It operates through the following segment: Individual Retirement, Group Retirement, Investment Management and Research, and Protection Solutions. The Individual Retirement segment includes annuity products, which primarily meet the needs of individuals saving for retirement or seeking retirement income. The Group Retirement segment offers tax-deferred investment and retirement services or products to plans sponsored by educational entities, municipalities and not-for-profit entities, as well as small and medium-sized businesses. The Investment Management and Research segment provides investment management, research and related services. The Protection Solutions segment focuses on life insurance products on attractive protection segments such as VUL insurance and IUL insurance and employee benefits business on small and medium-sized businesses. The company was founded by Henry B. Hyde in 1859 and is headquartered in New York, NY.