Here is a selection of the latest press releases from Prudential. For more information from Corporate Public Relations at Prudential, please email GlobalPublicRelations@news-prudential.com, or contact our communications staff.

May 16, 2017

Prudential doubles down on financial wellness; offers new tools to unlock “The Wellness Effect”

NEWARK, N.J., May 16, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) has deepened its commitment to the financial wellness of American families. The company announced a three-year $5 million partnership with the Aspen Institute to advance solutions that increase financial security for all American workers, and armed employers with new tools and resources to help them to understand and improve the financial health of their workforce.

May 11, 2017

PGIM Real Estate raises MXP$4.4 billion for Mexican private real estate fund

MEXICO CITY, May 11, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate has completed a capital raise of MXP$4.4 billion (USD$235 million) for PruMex IV CKD, a closed-end real estate fund investing across various property sectors in Mexico. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). 

May 08, 2017

Prudential names Phil Waldeck president and CEO of Prudential Retirement

NEWARK, N.J., May 8, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), announced that Phil Waldeck has been named President and Chief Executive Officer of Prudential Retirement, a division of Prudential Financial, Inc., effective June 5. He succeeds Christine Marcks, who has informed the company of her decision to retire after more than 13 years of distinguished service, 10 of which were in the role of President and CEO.
May 03, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. announces first quarter 2017 results

NEWARK, N.J., May 3, 2017 – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today reported first quarter results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $1.369 billion ($3.09 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2017, compared to $1.336 billion ($2.93 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2016. After-tax adjusted operating income was $1.237 billion ($2.79 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2017, compared to $997 million ($2.18 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2016. 
May 01, 2017

Prudential Annuities offers new benefit to secure financial legacy

NEWARK, N.J., May 1, 2017 - Prudential Annuities, the domestic annuity business for Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today launched Legacy Protection Plus, a new optional enhanced death benefit available on Prudential’s Premier Retirement variable annuities. Legacy Protection Plus is designed to help protect, grow and transfer wealth, creating a legacy for beneficiaries.
April 27, 2017

PGIM Real Estate raises more than £1b for European private real estate debt fund

LONDON, April 27, 2017 - PGIM Real Estate has completed a capital raise exceeding £1 billion for PRECap VI (Pramerica Real Estate Capital VI), surpassing its fundraising target. PRECap VI is the largest fund in a series dedicated to investing in private real estate debt in Europe.
April 26, 2017

Prudential names Lucien Alziari chief human resources officer

NEWARK, N.J., April 26, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced Lucien Alziari will join Prudential on June 5 as senior vice president and chief human resources officer, succeeding Sharon Taylor, who has informed the company of her decision to retire after more than 40 years of distinguished service.
October 09, 2012

Prudential Group Insurance to Discontinue Sale of Dental Insurance

Newark, NJ – Prudential Group Insurance, a business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), today announced it will discontinue the sale of Dental insurance, which it offers primarily to the small group market. The company will continue to service existing clients until their next contract renewal anniversary dates, at which time, Prudential will not offer a Dental insurance renewal, subject to regulatory notice requirements.