October 17, 2018

Prudential Financial issues statement after Financial Stability Oversight Council removes SIFI label

NEWARK, N.J., October 17, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) issued a statement after the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s decision to rescind Prudential’s designation as a nonbank systemically important financial institution. The company stated that the outcome reflects Prudential’s sustainable business model, capital strength and comprehensive risk management, which have and continue to enable the company to fulfill its promises to customers, deliver consistent performance and meet regulatory obligations.

October 17, 2018

QMA Q4 2018 Outlook: Storm clouds are gathering

Trade tensions and the ongoing crisis in emerging markets top the downside risks. Trade uncertainty has now seeped into the GDP and business confidence data for Europe and Japan, while the combination of trade tensions, fears of Turkish lira contagion, and Fed rate hikes have contributed to slowdowns in a number of EMs, including China. On balance: The near-term risk of a global downturn remains very low. But storm clouds are gathering.

October 16, 2018

Prudential Capital opens Mexico City office

MEXICO CITY, October 16, 2018 - Prudential Capital Group opened a new Mexico City office as it continues to build relationships with and provide long-term capital to strong companies in a wide range of industries in Latin America, the company announced today. Prudential Capital Group is a leading source of private capital for public and private companies and is the private capital arm of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU)

October 12, 2018

PGIM Fixed Income Q4 2018 Outlook - Standing Still: A Symptom of Less Synchronization and Giant Collisions

When investors recall the third quarter of 2018, many may cite the fractures that occurred in certain corners of the fixed income market. In its fourth-quarter outlook, PGIM Fixed Income evaluates the extent of the damage, the factors that contributed to the periodic volatility, how these issues may unfold going forward, and the nature of the opportunities that lie ahead.

October 12, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 2019 Financial Outlook

NEWARK, N.J., October 12, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) will host a conference call on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. ET, to discuss with the investment community the Company’s financial outlook for 2019 and beyond.

October 11, 2018

Everyday Bravery returns, with a twist

Bravery has long been a prized trait. It leads people to accomplish great things—both big and small—because change and action take courage.

October 05, 2018

Quincy Krosby’s Q4 2018 Commentary: Heads or Tails

While 2018 should finish on a high note, 2019 may provide many challenges, including the fading of fiscal stimulus, peak earnings and intensified scrutiny of the yield curve as concerns mount over the strength of the expansion. Choosing heads or tails correctly will matter as liquidity continues to be drained from the global financial system and accommodation wanes, says Quincy Krosby, Prudential's chief market strategist in her Q4 2018 market commentary, “Heads or Tails.”

October 04, 2018

Prudential to oversee retirement plan for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

NEWARK, N.J., October 04, 2018 - Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest record keepers, has been selected to oversee the 401(k) retirement plan for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. Prudential Retirement is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

October 03, 2018

PGIM Real Estate's defined contribution practice expands globally and adds senior leadership

NEWARK, N.J., October 03, 2018 - As a leader in the real estate defined contribution marketplace, PGIM Real Estate continues to strengthen its defined contribution platform by promoting David Skinner to global head, hiring Sara Shean as an executive director and expanding its capabilities outside of the U.S. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

October 01, 2018

International Paper agrees to transfer $1.6 billion in pension liabilities to Prudential Retirement

International Paper (NYSE: IP) will settle approximately $1.6 billion of its pension obligations by purchasing a group annuity contract from The Prudential Insurance Company of America, a subsidiary of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). As part of this agreement, Prudential will assume the responsibility for paying pension benefits to about 23,000 of International Paper’s retirees.