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.

June 20, 2018

QMA accelerates brand growth; hires Lee Shapcott as global chief marketing officer

NEWARK, N.J., June 20, 2018 - Lee Shapcott will join QMA as global chief marketing officer, dedicated to building upon the strength and reputation of the QMA brand as the company continues to focus on its global growth. QMA, with approximately $128 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2018, is the quantitative equity and global multi-asset solutions business of PGIM Inc., the $1 trillion-plus global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

June 18, 2018

Divorce compounds retirement risk

NEWARK, N.J., June 18, 2018 - Divorced Americans are at greater risk of not being able to maintain their standard of living in retirement, according to new research conducted by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College with the support of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

June 13, 2018

Prudential names Caroline Feeney head of Individual Solutions Group

NEWARK, N.J., June 13, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today announced that Caroline Feeney, currently president of Individual Life Insurance, will serve as head of Individual Solutions Group, which comprises Annuities and Individual Life Insurance. Salene Hitchcock-Gear, currently president of Prudential Advisors, will serve as president of Individual Life Insurance, which includes Prudential Advisors. The appointments will take effect on June 15, 2018.

June 11, 2018

Stephen O’Keeffe joins PGIM Real Estate to lead Australian real estate debt investments

NEWARK, N.J., June 11, 2018 – Stephen O’Keeffe has joined PGIM Real Estate as an executive director, responsible for sourcing real estate debt investments and managing relationships with prospective borrowers and partners in Australia.

May 30, 2018

PGIM Real Estate, Varma complete acquisition of M Campus in Paris

PARIS, May 30, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate, in partnership with its client, the Finnish pension insurance company Varma, has acquired M Campus, a 45,000-square-meter office campus in Meudon, on the outskirts of Paris. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of U.S.-headquartered Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 29, 2018

Leston Welsh joins Prudential Group Insurance as head of Disability and Absence Management

NEWARK, N.J., May 29, 2018 - Prudential Group Insurance today announced that Leston Welsh has joined the firm as vice president, head of Disability and Absence Management. In this role he is responsible for defining and executing the strategic direction for disability and absence management products, services, and capabilities. Welsh succeeds Jake Biscoglio, who is leading a business development initiative for the Workplace Solutions Group. Prudential Group Insurance is a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 17, 2018

PGIM deepens presence in Latin America through partnership with one of Chile’s largest asset managers, Banchile Administradora General de Fondos S.A.

NEWARK, N.J., May 17, 2018 - PGIM has entered into a partnership with Banchile Administradora General de Fondos S.A. (“Banchile AGF”), one of the largest asset managers in Chile. The partnership will provide local investors in Chile access to a number of PGIM Investments’ UCITS funds as well as direct real estate strategies through PGIM Real Estate. This agreement significantly expands PGIM’s presence in the region as it continues its global growth.

May 17, 2018

New York Red Bulls Sign 12 Players from Special Olympics New Jersey

HARRISON, N.J., May 17, 2018 – The New York Red Bulls, in partnership with Prudential Financial, Inc., have signed 12 athletes from Special Olympics New Jersey to two-game contracts, the club announced today. Prudential Financial is the proud presenting partner of the Red Bulls Special Olympics Unified Team.

May 09, 2018

Hawaii renews agreement with Prudential Retirement to manage $2.4 billion plan

NEWARK, N.J., May 09, 2018 - State of Hawaii officials informed Prudential Retirement that Hawaii has renewed its contract with Prudential to oversee its State of Hawaii Deferred Compensation Plan (a.k.a., The Island $avings Plan) totaling nearly $2.4 billion in retirement assets. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

May 09, 2018

Tussle between globalization, nationalism creates new risks for investors, PGIM says

NEWARK, N.J., May 09, 2018 - The escalating tussle between globalization and nationalism could have profound implications for global financial markets, traditional investment frameworks and developed market geopolitical risk analysis, says a new report from PGIM, Inc., the investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 09, 2018

Prudential and PIC reach sixth longevity reinsurance agreement amid surging demand for pension de-risking

NEWARK, N.J., May 09, 2018 - Prudential Retirement, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), and Pension Insurance Corporation plc (PIC), have struck their sixth longevity reinsurance transaction since 2015. The Prudential Insurance Company of America (PICA) assumes the longevity risk for £900 million (about $1.2 billion) in pension liabilities, representing approximately 7,500 pensioners across two pension schemes.

May 08, 2018

Prudential Financial Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 8, 2018-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share of Common Stock, payable on June 14, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on May 22, 2018. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of March 31, 2018 has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential's diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth th...

May 07, 2018

Financial wellness program popularity rises among employers, up 63 percentage points in two years

Growing awareness of how financial wellness programs benefit employees has driven rapid growth in plan adoption among employers. Now, they say big data could help measure results, customize programs and fill remaining gaps, according to a survey from Prudential’s Workplace Solutions Group, a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 02, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2018 Results

NEWARK, N.J., May 02, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today reported first quarter results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $1.363 billion ($3.14 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2018, compared to $1.369 billion ($3.09 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2017. After-tax adjusted operating income was $1.340 billion ($3.08 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2018, compared to $1.237 billion ($2.79 per Common share) for the first quarter of 2017.

May 01, 2018

Kunal Patel joins PGIM Fixed Income’s London office

LONDON, May 1, 2018 - PGIM Fixed Income today announced that Kunal Patel, CFA, has joined the firm’s London office, as a vice president covering U.K. pension funds, insurance companies and consultants. Patel will report to Sarah McMullen, Principal, head of U.K. Client Advisory.

April 30, 2018

America’s top 10 youth volunteers of 2018 named at 23rd annual Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 30, 2018  – For community service initiatives that range from leading a march against violence to providing service dogs to people in need, 10 students were named America’s top youth volunteers of 2018 today by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a national program sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).

April 17, 2018

Ken Poliziani named PGIM’s chief marketing officer, to lead global brand growth

NEWARK, N.J., April 17, 2018 - PGIM today announced that Ken Poliziani has joined the firm as its first chief marketing officer. In his new role, Poliziani will be responsible for building on the strength and reputation of the overall PGIM brand as the company continues its global growth. PGIM, Inc., among the world’s top 10 asset managers with $1.2 trillion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017, is the global investment management businesses of U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

April 17, 2018

Jersey City renews $208 million government plan with Prudential Retirement

NEWARK, N.J., April 17, 2018 - Jersey City, the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, will continue to utilize Prudential Retirement as the recordkeeper for its $208 million governmental retirement plan. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

April 10, 2018

PGIM Investments enters the active ETF market with fixed income strategy

NEWARK, N.J., April 10, 2018 - PGIM Investments has entered the exchange-traded fund space with the launch of the PGIM Ultra Short Bond ETF (NYSE ARCA:PULS). The fund is a diversified, fixed income, actively managed ETF that aims to deliver current income and capital appreciation with a focus on managing risk. PGIM Investments is the worldwide distributor of retail products for PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU)—a top 10 asset manager globally.

April 10, 2018

Prudential boosts Newark nonprofits with $30 million for capital campaigns, endowments

NEWARK, N.J., April 10, 2018 – A long-awaited community center in Newark’s Fairmount Park, a state-of-the-art synthetic turf field in the Central Ward, and arts programs in Clinton Hill are among 17 beneficiaries of $30 million in grants from Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) to support nonprofit capital campaigns and endowments throughout the city’s five wards.

April 05, 2018

PGIM Fixed Income announces leadership changes to its US bank loan team

NEWARK, N.J., April 05, 2018 - PGIM Fixed Income today announced that Brian Juliano, managing director, will be named head of the U.S. bank loan portfolio management team upon the retirement of Joe Lemanowicz later this year. Juliano has co-headed the team with Lemanowicz since September 2017. Juliano will continue to report to Robert Cignarella, managing director and head of Global Leveraged Finance.

April 04, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires 75 percent interest in York & George development

SYDNEY, April 3, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has agreed to acquire a 75 percent interest in the prime retail and commercial component of the York & George mixed-use project, currently under development by Fife Capital at 383 George Street, Sydney. 

April 02, 2018

Prudential offers Guaranteed Income For Tomorrow (GIFT)SM

NEWARK, N.J., April 2, 2018 – Increasing longevity has made outliving assets in retirement a concern for many Americans, with 67 percent of U.S. workers saying they fear their retirement savings won’t last, according to a 2016 Prudential report. To help Americans supplement their retirement savings, Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) has introduced its first online income product, a voluntary deferred income annuity designed to generate guaranteed lifetime income.

March 29, 2018

Prudential Financial to Announce First Quarter 2018 Earnings; Schedules Conference Call

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 29, 2018-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its first quarter 2018 earnings on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, after the market closes. The earnings news release, the financial supplement and related materials will be posted on the company's Investor Relations website at: investor.prudential.com. Members of Prudential's senior management will host a conference call on Thursday, May 3, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. ET, to discuss with the investment community the company's first quarter results. Conference Call Information The conference call will be broadcast live over t...
March 27, 2018

Prudential develops innovative process with PIC to help small pensions de-risk

NEWARK, N.J., March 27, 2018 - A collaborative effort between Prudential Retirement, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), and Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC) has created an innovative new approach for expediting longevity reinsurance transactions for smaller pension buy-ins and buy-outs. This new approach combines an advance commitment of capital, known pricing and the bundling of multiple transactions into a single closing to enable PIC to more nimbly and efficiently address the risk transfer needs of small pensions and their retirees.

March 20, 2018

Millennials are slowly finding their economic footing but uncertain of future progress, Prudential study finds

NEWARK, N.J., March 20, 2018 - Millennials don’t share the confidence of baby boomers and Gen Xers who believe they’ll be financially better off than their parents, according to a study commissioned by Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

March 20, 2018

Howard Nowell joins PGIM Institutional Relationship Group in London

LONDON, March 20, 2018 - Howard Nowell has joined PGIM as managing director of the company’s Institutional Relationship Group in London, committed to serving large institutional clients in the U.K. and Europe and establishing new relationships throughout the region.

March 19, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance and NYSTRS provide $1.1 billion loan for nationwide industrial portfolio

CHICAGO, March 19, 2018 - PGIM Real Estate Finance and the New York State Teachers’ Retirement System (NYSTRS) have provided $1.1 billion in financing for the acquisition of a 146-property industrial portfolio. PGIM Real Estate Finance is the commercial mortgage finance business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

March 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate signs agreement to acquire M Campus in Meudon, Paris

PARIS, March 12, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has signed an agreement to acquire M Campus, a 45,000-square-meter office campus in Meudon, on the outskirts of Paris.

March 05, 2018

Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. and Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. appoint new director

NEWARK, N.J., March 5, 2018 – Brian Reid has been elected as an independent director for closed-end mutual funds Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ISD) and Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: GHY) effective March 1.

March 05, 2018

The Board of Directors of Prudential Funds adds independent director to its open-end mutual fund board

NEWARK, N.J., March 5, 2018 – Brian Reid has been elected as an independent director effective March 1 for open-end mutual funds offered by PGIM Investments, the $100 billion1 global manufacturer and fund distributor of PGIM. PGIM is the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 26, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. to Redeem 8.875% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Junior Subordinated Notes due 2068

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 26, 2018-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:PRU) announced today that it issued a notice of redemption to redeem all of the $600,000,000 outstanding aggregate principal amount of its 8.875% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Junior Subordinated Notes due 2068 (CUSIP/ISIN No. 744320AK8/ US744320AK85) (the "Notes"). The Notes will be redeemed on April 16, 2018 at a price equal to the greater of (i) 100% of the principal amount of the Notes and (ii) a redemption price that includes a make-whole premium which will be calculated in accordance with the terms of the Notes and related indenture, in...
February 26, 2018

Prudential: Financial wellness during ‘America Saves Week’ and year-round benefits employers and employees

NEWARK, N.J., February 26, 2018 - In recognition of America Saves Week and Military Saves Week (Feb. 26 through March 3), Prudential Financial, Inc. ( NYSE:PRU ) is calling on employers to adopt a benefits program with financial wellness at its core to help improve financial security for American workers.

February 22, 2018

IBERIABANK selects Prudential Retirement as new provider for $135M retirement plans

NEWARK, N.J., February 22, 2018 - IBERIABANK Corp., a financial holding company headquartered in Lafayette, Louisiana, hired Prudential Retirement to serve as the retirement services provider for its 401(k) and non-qualified deferred compensation plans. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers and a leader in providing non-qualified deferred compensation plans, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 21, 2018

Prudential Capital Group provides $13.5 billion in 2017 as global middle market capital needs continue to rise

CHICAGO, February 21, 2018 - Prudential Capital Group announced today it has met the growing capital needs of middle market companies by providing $13.5 billion of senior debt and junior capital to more than 220 companies globally in 2017. Prudential Capital Group is a leading source of private capital for public and private companies and the private capital arm of PGIM, the $1.2 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 14, 2018

PGIM Real Estate exceeds $14 billion in 2017 transactions worldwide

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate completed more than $14 billion in transactions worldwide in 2017 on behalf of institutional investors, including investments in real estate equity and debt and property dispositions.

February 12, 2018

Prudential Financial named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for fourth consecutive year

NEWARK, N.J., February 12, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has been named a 2018 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. This is the fourth consecutive year that Prudential has received this recognition, which is bestowed on organizations that demonstrate a culture of ethics and transparency at every level.

February 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides nearly $15 billion in financing in 2017

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 12, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate Finance originated $14.8 billion in financing in 2017 led by production in multifamily and industrial lending. PGIM Real Estate Finance is the commercial mortgage finance business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 09, 2018

PGIM Real Estate sells Rock Square in Guangzhou, China

HONG KONG, Feb. 9, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has sold Rock Square, a shopping mall in Guangzhou, China, on behalf of institutional investors. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 07, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces 2017 Results

NEWARK, N.J., February 07, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today reported year end and fourth quarter results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $7.863 billion ($17.86 per Common share) for the year ended December 31, 2017, compared to $4.368 billion ($9.71 per Common share) for the year ended December 31, 2016. After-tax adjusted operating income was $4.652 billion ($10.58 per Common share) for 2017, compared to $4.107 billion ($9.13 per Common share) for 2016.

February 06, 2018

Top youth volunteers of 2018 honored nationwide

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb 6, 2018 – Many are fighting hunger in their local communities. Some created programs that encourage young women to consider STEM careers. Others are leading initiatives to support people with physical or intellectual disabilities. Those are just some stories of the 102 youth volunteers – two from each state and the District of Columbia – who today were named State Honorees by The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards...

February 05, 2018

Prudential Financial and Scottish Widows reach first longevity reinsurance agreement

NEWARK, N.J., February 05, 2018 - The Prudential Insurance Company of America (PICA) a Prudential Financial, Inc. company (NYSE:PRU), and Scottish Widows Limited, a subsidiary of Lloyds Banking Group plc, agreed to their first-ever longevity reinsurance agreement. PICA has assumed the longevity risk for approximately $1.8 billion (£1.3 billion) of annuity liabilities held by Scottish Widows.

February 01, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. to Participate in Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Insurance Conference; Live Audio Webcast Available

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 1, 2018-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2018 Insurance Conference in New York on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. On that day at approximately 1:10 p.m. (ET) Mark Grier, Prudential Financial, Inc.'s Vice Chairman, will discuss the company's businesses and strategies. Interested parties may listen to the presentation through a live audio webcast on Prudential Financial's Investor Relations website at www.investor.prudential.com. Please log on at least fifteen minutes early, to register and download and install any necessary softw...
January 29, 2018

Fixed indexed annuity expands Prudential’s commitment to growing and protecting wealth

NEWARK, N.J.--()--Prudential Annuities, the domestic annuity business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), has launched the PruSecure Fixed Indexed Annuity. This is a single-premium, long-term protection solution that earns interest based on stock market performance and/or a fixed rate, with zero exposure to market downturns.

January 25, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Hires Lisa Davis to lead impact initiatives; new program taps cross-enterprise expertise

NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2018 – Lisa Davis has joined PGIM Real Estate as an executive director and portfolio manager to lead its impact-oriented real estate investment initiatives focused on affordable housing and transformative developments in the United States.

January 24, 2018

Prudential Total Return Bond Fund portfolio managers named Morningstar Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year

NEWARK, N.J.--()--PGIM Investments is proud to announce that the PGIM Fixed Income portfolio managers of the Prudential Total Return Bond Fund (PDBZX) have been named Morningstar’s 2017 Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year. PGIM Investments is the global retail manufacturer and distributor of PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) – a top 10 asset manager globally.1

January 24, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance adds Robert Younkin, Garrett Meyers to multifamily originations team

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate Finance has expanded its multifamily originations team with the additions of Robert Younkin and Garrett Meyers to its Western U.S. team. PGIM Real Estate Finance is the commercial mortgage finance business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

January 22, 2018

The Board of Trustees of Prudential Insurance Funds appoints new independent trustee

NEWARK, N.J., Jan 22, 2018 – Stephen M. Chipman has been named an independent director for Prudential’s Insurance Funds board of trustees. The Prudential Insurance Funds have approximately $179 billion in assets in over 107 mutual funds across its annuities and insurance businesses.

January 19, 2018

PGIM Investments renames fund family to PGIM Funds

NEWARK, N.J., January 19, 2018 - PGIM Investments announced today that it will be renaming its domestic fund platform to PGIM Funds. Effective on June 11, 2018, retail domestic fund names will no longer include “Prudential” and will be branded “PGIM.” Renaming the funds more closely aligns them to the firm, which was renamed PGIM Investments in April 2017. PGIM Investments is the global retail manufacturer and distributor of PGIM Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) – a top 10 asset manager globally.

January 10, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Sells Waterfront Place in Shanghai

SHANGHAI, Jan. 10, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has sold Waterfront Place, an office property in Shanghai, China, on behalf of Asia Property Fund (ASPF) III. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

January 09, 2018

Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. Reports Unaudited Earnings and Financial Position for Quarter Ended November 30, 2017

Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ISD) (the "Fund"), a diversified, closed-end management investment company, announced today its unaudited investment results for the quarter ended November 30, 2017.

 

January 06, 2018

U.S. Figure Skating announces 2018 Prudential Skating Fund recipients

U.S. Figure Skating announced the Columbine Figure Skating Club (Arvada, Co.) and the Scott Hamilton Skating Academy (Nashville, Tenn.) as the 2018 recipients of awards made through the Prudential Skating Fund. The Fund, established by U.S. Figure Skating and Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), in 2013, provides $25,000 in financial support to eligible U.S. Figure Skating member clubs and/or programs that are addressing social needs or directly benefiting underserved groups and communities within the sport of figure skating.

January 04, 2018

Prudential Financial to Announce Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings; Schedules Conference Call

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2018-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its fourth quarter 2017 earnings on Wednesday, February 7, 2018, after the market closes. The earnings news release, the financial supplement and related materials will be posted on the company's Investor Relations website at: investor.prudential.com. Members of Prudential's senior management will host a conference call on Thursday, February 8, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. ET, to discuss with the investment community the company's fourth quarter results. Conference Call Information The conference call will be broadcast ...
December 21, 2017

Prudential, Legal & General reach sixth longevity reinsurance agreement

Prudential Retirement and Legal & General Group plc concluded their sixth longevity reinsurance agreement since 2014.

December 14, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. 2018 Financial Outlook Call Materials Available

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 14, 2017-- Presentation materials for the Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) 2018 Financial Outlook Call, commencing today at 11:00 a.m. ET, are available at Prudential's Investor Relations website, www.investor.prudential.com. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of September 30, 2017, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential's diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth through...
December 13, 2017

Kelly A. Abeles joins Prudential Group Insurance association business

NEWARK, N.J., Dec. 13, 2017 – Kelly A. Abeles has joined Prudential Group Insurance as vice president, Association Strategy and Account Management, where her responsibilities will include in-force revenue development and strategic business planning and development. Prudential Group Insurance is a business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

December 06, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Pricing Terms and Election to Increase the 2047 Notes Cap and the 2049 Notes Cap of its Private Exchange Offers of Certain Outstanding Notes for New Notes

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: PRU) announced today, among other things, the pricing terms of its offers to certain eligible holders (together, the "Exchange Offers") of the Company's Pool 1 Existing Notes and Pool 2 Existing Notes listed in the tables below (collectively, the "Existing Notes") to exchange Pool 1 Existing Notes for consideration consisting of the Company's 3.905% Notes due 2047 (the "New 2047 Notes") and to exchange Pool 2 Existing Notes for consideration consisting of the Company's 3.935% Notes due 2049 (the "New 2049 Notes"), the complete terms an...
December 06, 2017

PGIM Real Estate acquires Tower at One Greenway apartment community in Boston

BOSTON, Dec. 6, 2017PGIM Real Estate has acquired the Tower at One Greenway, a 21-story Class A apartment community in Downtown Boston, on behalf of institutional investors. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

December 06, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Early Participation Results and Early Settlement Election of its Private Exchange Offers of Certain Outstanding Notes for New Notes

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 6, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: PRU) announced today the results, as of the Early Participation Date of 5:00 p.m. New York City time, on December 5, 2017, of its offers to certain eligible holders (together, the "Exchange Offers") of the Company's Pool 1 Existing Notes and Pool 2 Existing Notes listed in the tables below (collectively, the "Existing Notes") to exchange Pool 1 Existing Notes for consideration consisting of up to $650,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company's new notes due 2047 (the "New 2047 Notes") and to exchange Pool 2 Existing Notes for ...

December 05, 2017

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $48.1 million HUD loan for Vistas at Jackson Creek in Colorado

MONUMENT, COLO., Dec. 5, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a $48.1 million acquisition loan for Vistas at Jackson Creek in Monument, Colorado. PGIM Real Estate Finance is the commercial mortgage finance business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

December 05, 2017

Jennison Associates hires global head of distribution Lori McEvoy

NEW YORK, Dec. 05, 2017 - Jennison Associates announced today that Loraine “Lori” McEvoy will join the firm as their global head of distribution, effective Dec. 15, 2017. The new role, which combines oversight of all of Jennison’s client-facing sales and servicing activity, will include responsibility for institutional, subadvisory, and retail distribution; consultant relations; and client service. McEvoy will report to Jeffrey T. Becker, Jennison’s chairman and chief executive officer.

November 30, 2017

PGIM Real Estate and Hanover Company acquire Houston apartment community

HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2017PGIM Real Estate and Hanover Company, a Houston-based private real estate firm specializing in high-quality multifamily residential properties, have formed a joint venture to acquire a Class A apartment community in Houston. The property, previously known as Mosaic at Hermann Park, has been rebranded as Hanover Hermann Park. PGIM Real Estate, acting on behalf of institutional investors, is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

November 29, 2017

QMA continues to build global platform; hires John Gee-Grant as first head of international distribution

NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 29, 2017 - John Gee-Grant will join QMA in the newly created role of head of international distribution and global consultant relations, as the company continues to expand its global capabilities in client and business development.

November 21, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Private Exchange Offers of Certain Outstanding Notes for New Notes

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (the “Company�) (NYSE: PRU) announced today the commencement of offers to certain eligible holders (together, the “Exchange Offers�) of the Company's Pool 1 Existing Notes and Pool 2 Existing Notes listed in the tables below (collectively, the “Existing Notes�) to exchange Pool 1 Existing Notes for consideration consisting of up to $650,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company's new notes due 2047 (the “New 2047 Notes�) and to exchange Pool 2 Existing Notes for consideration of up to $650,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company's new note...
November 21, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Private Exchange Offers of Certain Outstanding Notes for New Notes

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 21, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: PRU) announced today the commencement of offers to certain eligible holders (together, the “Exchange Offers”) of the Company’s Pool 1 Existing Notes and Pool 2 Existing Notes listed in the tables below (collectively, the “Existing Notes”) to exchange Pool 1 Existing Notes for consideration consisting of up to $650,000,000 aggregate principal amount of the Company’s new notes ...

November 21, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Private Exchange Offers of Certain Outstanding Notes for New Notes

NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 21, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: PRU) announced today the commencement of offers to certain eligible holders (together, the “Exchange Offers”) of the Company’s Pool 1 Existing Notes and Pool 2 Existing Notes listed in the tables below...

November 14, 2017

Prudential Financial Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.75 per share of Common Stock, payable on December 14, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 27, 2017. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of September 30, 2017, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential's diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect ...
November 13, 2017

PGIM Investments names new global chief marketing officer

NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 13, 2017 - PGIM Investments has named Sheri Taylor Gilchrist global chief marketing officer, charged with helping to drive the company’s strategy to expand globally. PGIM Investments is the global fund manufacturer of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment businesses of U.S.-headquartered Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

November 09, 2017

Prudential, PIC Reach $1.2 Billion Longevity Reinsurance Agreement

NEWARK, N.J., Nov. 09, 2017 - Prudential Retirement, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), and Pension Insurance Corporation (PIC), have entered into their fifth longevity reinsurance transaction since 2015. In the agreement, The Prudential Insurance Company of America assumes the longevity risk for $1.2 billion (about £900 million) in pension liabilities, covering approximately 4,000 pensioners across four pension schemes.

November 08, 2017

PGIM Real Estate acquires mixed-use lifestyle center LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch in Houston suburb

PGIM Real Estate has acquired LaCenterra at Cinco Ranch, a 412,900-square-foot outdoor mixed-use retail lifestyle center in Katy, Texas, on behalf of institutional investors. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

November 01, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2017 Results

Net income attributable to Prudential Financial of $2.238 billion or $5.09 per Common share versus $1.827 billion or $4.07 per share for year-ago quarter. After-tax adjusted operating income of $1.323 billion or $3.01 per Common share versus $1.191 billion or $2.66 per share for year-ago quarter. Significant items: in 3Q:17, net income and adjusted operating income include a net benefit of 7 cents per Common share, and in 3Q:16, net income and adjusted operating income include a net benefit of 15 cents per Common share, from items discussed later in this release. ...
October 20, 2017

Pramerica opens state-of-the-art campus in Letterkenny

LETTERKENNY, Republic of Ireland, Oct. 20, 2017 – Pramerica Systems Ireland Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Prudential Financial, Inc., today opened a new €42 million campus in Letterkenny, continuing its long-term commitment to County Donegal. Opening with just eight employees in 2000, Pramerica has grown to become the largest employer in the northwest region with more than 1,500 people on staff.    

October 09, 2017

QMA extends global platform; names Adam Broder to lead client, business development

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 9, 2017 - Adam Broder will join QMA as head of Global Distribution, a new role that combines oversight of all client-facing activity for the first time. In this capacity, he will lead a team to extend new global capabilities in client and business development.

October 04, 2017

Grammy Museum Experience Prudential Center ribbon-cutting on Oct. 19 to feature tribute to Newark native Whitney Houston, rising local youth musicians and more

NEWARK, N.J., October 4, 2017 -  Prudential Center and the forthcoming GRAMMY Museum Experience™ (developed in partnership with the Los Angeles-based GRAMMY Museum®) have announced today details for the Experience’s ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Prudential Center in Newark.

October 02, 2017

Prudential Entrusted with Pension Promises to Approximately 45,000 International Paper Retirees

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 02, 2017 - International Paper (NYSE:IP) will settle approximately $1.3 billion of its pension obligations by purchasing a group annuity contract from The Prudential Insurance Company of America (NYSE: PRU), a leader in retirement benefits. The agreement transfers to Prudential the responsibility for paying pension benefits to roughly 45,000 of International Paper’s retirees and their beneficiaries.

October 02, 2017

Prudential named best workplace for Latinas by LATINA Style magazine

NEWARK, N.J., Oct. 2, 2017 – Yanela Frias walked into her employee orientation program at Prudential Financial, Inc. 20 years ago in Newark, New Jersey, filled with excitement about her new position as an entry-level accounting associate. Now she runs the company’s Investment & Pension Solutions business with $230 billion in assets and is the 49,000-employee company’s most senior Latina.

September 27, 2017

Prudential Financial to Announce Third Quarter 2017 Earnings; Schedules Conference Call

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 27, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its third quarter 2017 earnings on Wednesday, November 1, 2017, after the market closes. The earnings news release, the financial supplement and related materials will be posted on the company's Investor Relations website at: investor.prudential.com. Members of Prudential's senior management will host a conference call on Thursday, November 2, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. ET, to discuss with the investment community the company's third quarter results. Conference Call Information The conference call will be broadcast l...
September 22, 2017

For Asia’s rapidly aging populations, innovation and forward-thinking policies drive retirement security

TAIPEI, Taiwan, September 22, 2017 - The quickening pace of aging in Asia – a region with more than half the world’s population over 60 – has urgent implications for the region’s families, retirees, pensions and policy makers.

September 18, 2017

Prudential names Candace Woods chief actuary

NEWARK, N.J., September 18, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) announced that Candace Woods will be promoted to senior vice president and assume the role of chief actuary of Prudential. She will succeed Richard Lambert, who has decided to retire from the company early next year after a distinguished career with Prudential.

September 14, 2017

MMC UK Pension Fund, advised by Mercer, selects Prudential and Canada Life Reinsurance to reinsure the longevity risk of £3.4 Billion ($4.3 billion) in pension liabilities

The Trustee of the MMC UK Pension Fund (the “Fund”) has announced the largest longevity risk transfer for a UK pension fund since 2014. The transaction, which reinsures the longevity risk of £3.4 billion ($4.3 billion) in pension liabilities, will provide long-term protection and income to the Fund in the event that the covered participants live longer than expected. It also lowers the risk that Marsh & McLennan Companies will face unexpected pension contributions due to an increase in pensioner life expectancy.

September 11, 2017

George Patterson to join QMA, co-lead unified Global Equity Platform with Peter Xu

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 11, 2017 George N. Patterson will join QMA’s investment team to co-lead a unified Global Equity Platform, aligning the firm’s U.S. Value, U.S. Core and Non-U.S. Core investment strategies under one leadership team. The new platform will allow QMA to refine and customize products in response to the needs of its global client base, consistent with its long-term, research-led investment philosophy.

September 08, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. to Participate in CECP's CEO Investor Forum; Live Webcast Available

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 8, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will participate in CECP's Strategic Investor Initiative CEO Investor Forum in New York on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. On that day at approximately 9:25 a.m. (ET), Mark Grier, Vice Chairman, Prudential Financial, will discuss the company's long-term business strategies and purpose. Interested parties may listen to the presentation through a live audio webcast and view the presentation materials on Prudential Financial's Investor Relations website at investor.prudential.com. Please log on at least fifteen minutes early to register as well ...
September 05, 2017

Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc., and Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc., appoint new directors

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 5, 2017 – Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ISD) and Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: GHY) announce the appointment of Barry H. Evans and Laurie Simon Hodrick to their board of directors. 

September 05, 2017

The Board of Directors of Prudential Funds adds two new independent directors to its open-end mutual fund board

NEWARK, N.J., Sept.5, 2017 – Barry H. Evans and Laurie Simon Hodrick have been named independent directors for open-end mutual funds offered by PGIM Investments, the $90 billion retail investments business of PGIM. PGIM is the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

August 30, 2017

Gig economy may threaten financial wellness of contract workers, Prudential survey shows

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 30, 2017 - The gig economy — the increasingly popular employment model where people work as independent contractors rather than employees of companies — has a destabilizing effect on personal financial security, a Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) survey shows.

August 30, 2017

Paul Gable joins Prudential Group Insurance as chief underwriting officer

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 30, 2017 - Paul Gable has joined Prudential Group Insurance as chief underwriting officer, where he will assume national leadership of all underwriting functions. Prudential Group Insurance is a business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

August 29, 2017

Prudential supports Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Prudential supports the heroic recovery and relief efforts underway in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. The Prudential Foundation has pledged a $500,000 grant to the American Red Cross, which has been providing shelter, food and search and rescue operations in Texas and the Gulf Coast.

August 15, 2017

Finance chiefs’ pension risk transfer motivations revealed in new research

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 15, 2017 - The increasing costs and volatility of managing defined benefit pension plans have long been at the center of the motivations for transferring a company’s pension risk to an insurer. But which costs and what kinds of volatility are finance chiefs most concerned about? A new survey involving 80 senior finance executives at companies with traditional pensions sheds light on the motivations behind pension risk transfer decisions in the executive suite. 

August 14, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. to Participate in KBW 2017 Insurance Conference; Live Webcast Available

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 14, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will participate in the KBW 2017 Insurance Conference in New York on Thursday, September 7, 2017. On that day at approximately 9:30 a.m. ET Mark Grier, Prudential Financial, Inc.'s Vice Chairman, will discuss the company's businesses and strategies. Interested parties may listen to the presentation through a live audio webcast on Prudential Financial's Investor Relations website at investor.prudential.com. Please log on at least fifteen minutes early to register and download and install any necessary software. A replay will...
August 14, 2017

Prudential Capital Group provides $7.1 billion to middle-market companies in the first half of 2017

CHICAGO, Aug. 14, 2017 - Prudential Capital Group, a leading source of private capital for public and private companies, has provided more than $7.1 billion to companies and projects worldwide in the first two quarters of 2017. This milestone represents an increase of $1.8 billion compared to the first half of 2016, and an almost doubling in investments outside of North America. Prudential Capital Group is the private placement arm of PGIM, the $1.1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

August 08, 2017

Prudential Financial declares quarterly dividend on Common Stock

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 08, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.75 per share of Common Stock, payable on September 14, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 22, 2017.
August 08, 2017

Prudential Financial Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.75 per share of Common Stock, payable on September 14, 2017, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 22, 2017. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of June 30, 2017, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential's diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their ...
August 02, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results

Net income attributable to Prudential Financial of $491 million or $1.12 per Common share versus $921 million or $2.04 per share for year-ago quarter. After-tax adjusted operating income of $919 million or $2.09 per Common share versus $829 million or $1.84 per share for year-ago quarter. Significant items in 2Q17, reflecting an annual review of actuarial assumptions and other refinements and the impact of market performance on Annuities, resulted in a net charge to net income of 65 cents per Common share for ongoing businesses and a net charge to adjusted operating ...
August 02, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results

NEWARK, N.J., Aug. 2, 2017 – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today reported second quarter results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $491 million ($1.12 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2017, compared to $921 million ($2.04 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2016. After-tax adjusted operating income was $919 million ($2.09 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2017, compared to $829 million ($1.84 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2016. 
August 01, 2017

PGIM Real Estate acquires The Quaye at Palm Beach Gardens

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., Aug. 1, 2017PGIM Real Estate has acquired The Quaye at Palm Beach Gardens, a 340-unit, Class A apartment community in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, on behalf of institutional investors. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

July 26, 2017

PGIM Real estate acquires Midtown Atlanta office tower

ATLANTA, July 26, 2017PGIM Real Estate has acquired Regions Plaza, a 23-story, Class A office tower in Atlanta, Georgia, on behalf of institutional investors. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU)

July 24, 2017

Prudential Retirement names new leaders to oversee Full Service and Sales

NEWARK, N.J., July 24, 2017 - Prudential Retirement has named Harry Dalessio head of its Full Service Solutions group, which provides defined contribution, defined benefit and non-qualified retirement plan solutions to public, private and nonprofit organizations.
July 20, 2017

Prudential places customers at its structural core; announces new leadership architecture for U.S. businesses

NEWARK, N.J., July 20, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced a new organizational structure for its U.S. businesses that extends its customer reach and facilitates pathways to new markets. The structure better reflects the company’s strategic focus on leveraging its mix of businesses and its digital and customer engagement capabilities to expand its value proposition for the benefit of customers and stakeholders.

July 19, 2017

Industrial projects key focus as PGIM Real Estate Finance generates $1.2 billion in transactions for first half of 2017

NEWARK, N.J., July 19, 2017 - PGIM Real Estate Finance, long attracted to the industrial sector, has closed more than $1.2 billion in commercial mortgage loans within the sector through the first half of 2017 as e-commerce continues to drive industrial development. The loans include transactions in the U.S., the U.K. and Australia, representing about a third of the company’s originations through June 30.

July 18, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc., and CT Corp create life insurance joint venture in Indonesia

JAKARTA, July 18, 2017CT Corp and Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), have created a joint venture to provide life insurance solutions to a broad spectrum of people in Indonesia through a multi-channel distribution strategy, the companies announced today. Under the recently closed agreement, which has been approved by OJK regulators in Indonesia, Prudential’s Pruco Life Insurance Company has acquired a 49 percent interest in CT Corp’s wholly-owned life insurance subsidiary, PT Asuransi Jiwa Mega Indonesia.

July 17, 2017

Nathan Sheets joins PGIM Fixed Income as chief economist

NEWARK, N.J., July 17, 2017 - Nathan Sheets has joined PGIM Fixed Income as chief economist and head of Global Macroeconomic Research. With $654 billion in assets under management as of March 31, 2017, PGIM Fixed Income is among the largest global fixed income managers. PGIM Fixed Income is a business of PGIM, the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

June 30, 2017

Prudential releases sustainability report; details support for long-term success

NEWARK, N.J., June 30, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), released its 2016 sustainability report, detailing how the company supports its four building blocks of long-term vitality: customer focus, responsible impact, talent focus and financial strength.

June 27, 2017

Prudential Financial to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Earnings; Schedules Conference Call

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its second quarter 2017 earnings on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, after the market closes. The earnings news release, the financial supplement and related materials will be posted on the company's Investor Relations website at: investor.prudential.com. Members of Prudential's senior management will host a conference call on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. ET, to discuss with the investment community the company's second quarter results. Conference Call Information The conference call will be broadcast liv...
June 27, 2017

Prudential Financial to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Earnings; Schedules Conference Call

NEWARK, N.J., June 27, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its second quarter 2017 earnings on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, after the market closes. The earnings news release, the financial supplement and related materials will be posted on the company's Investor Relations website at: investor.prudential.com.

June 26, 2017

The Hartford entrusts Prudential with $1.6 billion in pension obligations for 16,000 former U.S. employees

NEWARK, N.J., June 26, 2017 - The Hartford has agreed to settle $1.6 billion of its pension obligations by purchasing a group annuity contract from The Prudential Insurance Company of America, the company announced today. The agreement transfers responsibility for paying the pension benefits of approximately 16,000 of The Hartford’s retirees and former U.S. employees, as well as their beneficiaries. The transaction represents approximately 29 percent of The Hartford’s pension obligations.

June 22, 2017

Prudential Financial to Host 2018 Tokyo Investor Day

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 22, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will host a conference for analysts and investors in Tokyo, Japan on Thursday, September 27, 2018. Details will be announced closer to the date of the meeting. Questions may be directed to Investor Relations at investor.relations@prudential.com. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of March 31, 2017, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential's diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individ...
June 06, 2017

Prudential Financial 2017 Investor Day Presentation Materials and Live Webcast Available

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 6, 2017-- Presentation materials for the Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) conference for institutional investors and analysts are now available at Prudential's Investor Relations website, www.investor.prudential.com. The conference begins on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), a financial services leader with more than $1 trillion of assets under management as of March 31, 2017, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudential's diverse and talented employees are committed to helping indiv...
May 22, 2017

Prudential: Student loan debt postpones dreams, threatens financial security, say young adults

College graduates say a crushing load of student loan debt is compromising their ability to buy a home, begin saving for retirement, or even start families, according to a survey from Prudential Financial, Inc.

May 19, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. to Hold 2017 New York Investor Day; Live Webcast Available

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will hold its New York conference for institutional investors and analysts on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. On that date beginning at 8:30 a.m. and ending at approximately 12:30 p.m., the general public is invited to access a live webcast and presentation materials on the Investor Relations website at www.investor.prudential.com. A replay will also be available on the Investor Relations Web site through June 20. Presenters at this conference will include Chairman and CEO John Strangfeld as well as other members of the senior management team. ...
May 17, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. Schedules Conference Call to Discuss 2018 Financial Outlook

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2017-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will host a conference call on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. ET to discuss with the investment community the Company's financial outlook for 2018 and beyond. Conference Call Information The conference call and an accompanying slide presentation will be broadcast live over the Company's Investor Relations Web site at www.investor.prudential.com. Please log on fifteen minutes early in the event necessary software needs to be downloaded. The call will remain on the Investor Relations Web site for replay through December 2...
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.

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.

December 31, 2009

Prudential Financial Completes Sale of Minority Interest in Joint Venture

NEWARK, N.J., December 31, 2009 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced that it has completed the sale of its minority joint venture interest in Wachovia Securities Financial Holdings, LLC, which includes Wells Fargo Advisors (formerly Wachovia Securities) to Wells Fargo & Company. At the closing, Prudential received $4.5 billion in cash.
December 12, 2007

PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL SETTLEMENTS IN GROUP INSURANCE REGULATORY INVESTIGATIONS

NEWARK, N.J. – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) confirmed today that its subsidiary, The Prudential Insurance Company of America, has reached separate settlements with the New York Attorney General and California Department of Insurance in connection with their investigations into regulatory matters involving its Group insurance business.
December 08, 2007

PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL, INC. ANNOUNCES PRICING OF $2.0 BILLION OFFERING OF CONVERTIBLE DEBT

NEWARK, N.J. – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced that it had priced a private placement pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of $2.0 billion aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2036. The initial purchasers also have an option to purchase an additional $300 million aggregate principal amount of the convertible notes solely to cover their overallotments. The sale of the convertible notes is expected to close on December 12, 2006, subject to customary closing conditions.
December 07, 2007

PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL, INC. ANNOUNCES $2.0 BILLION OFFERING OF CONVERTIBLE DEBT

NEWARK, N.J. – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced the offering of $2.0 billion aggregate principal amount of convertible senior notes due 2036 pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. Prudential Financial has granted the initial purchaser of the convertible notes an overallotment option to purchase up to an additional $300 million aggregate principal amount of the convertible notes.