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

February 20, 2019

Prudential Capital Group appoints Debra Hemsey to Prudential Capital Energy Partners

Prudential Capital Group has appointed Debra Hemsey as managing director of Prudential Capital Energy Partners (PCEP), the middle-market energy mezzanine fund business sponsored by Prudential Capital Group. The appointment comes on the heels of the recently announced closing of Prudential Capital Energy Partners I, L.P., a $343 million energy mezzanine fund. 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 business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 11, 2019

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $18.1 billion in financing in 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance originated a record $18.1 billion in financing in 2018 led by record production in multifamily and core-plus lending.

February 06, 2019

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces 2018 Results

NEWARK, N.J., February 06, 2019 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today reported year-end and fourth quarter 2018 results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $4.074 billion ($9.50 per Common share) for the year ended December 31, 2018, compared to $7.863 billion ($17.86 per Common share) for the year ended December 31, 2017. After-tax adjusted operating income was $5.019 billion ($11.69 per Common share) for 2018, compared to $4.652 billion ($10.58 per Common share) for 2017.

February 05, 2019

Top youth volunteers of 2019 honored nationwide

WASHINGTON, D.C. – They’re supporting people with disabilities, kids experiencing homelessness and communities affected by Hurricane Harvey. A few have made it their mission to focus attention on teen mental health. Others are raising money and awareness to help children with cancer. 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.

January 30, 2019

Prudential names Jon Cressman head of IBD and bank and wire distribution

NEWARK, N.J., January 30, 2019 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) is consolidating its annuities sales and distribution leadership of banks, wirehouses and independent broker-dealers under one unit to increase efficiency across sales channels.

January 29, 2019

Lockheed Martin transfers $1.8 billion in pension obligations to Prudential Retirement

NEWARK, N.J., January 29, 2019 - Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) has transferred approximately $1.8 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). Approximately 32,000 of Lockheed Martin’s retirees will receive their monthly pension benefit payments from Prudential as part of this buy-out agreement.

January 23, 2019

Prudential Capital Group provides $12.53 billion in private debt to middle-market companies in 2018

CHICAGO, January 23, 2019 - Prudential Capital Group provided $12.53 billion of senior debt and junior capital to over 200 middle-market companies and projects globally in 2018. 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 business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

January 14, 2019

Prudential chosen as public sector retirement plan provider for City of Santa Ana and Ohio Association of Professional Fire Fighters

NEWARK, N.J., January 14, 2019 - The City of Santa Ana (California) and the Ohio Association of Professional Fire Fighters have both selected Prudential Retirement as recordkeeper for their public sector retirement plans, reflecting the demand for customized financial wellness solutions among public employees. Prudential Retirement is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

January 11, 2019

Prudential Financial chooses Yard 56 for its first Opportunity Zone Investment to drive catalytic revitalization in Baltimore, Maryland

BALTIMORE, Jan. 11, 2019 – Prudential Financial’s Impact Investments group announced today that it has selected Phase I of Yard 56 in East Baltimore for its first Qualified Opportunity Zone Investment.

January 04, 2019

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

NEWARK, N.J., January 04, 2019 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its fourth quarter 2018 earnings on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, 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.

December 19, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $29.3 million Freddie Mac forward commitment to NRP Group for San Antonio apartment development

NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has secured a $29.3 million unfunded forward commitment from Freddie Mac for NRP Group’s Lake Vue at Red Berry Estates workforce housing development in San Antonio, Texas.

December 14, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance opens Cleveland office, hires originations team

CHICAGO, Dec. 14, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has hired a new originations team led by Bruce Gerhart and David Strachan for its new Cleveland office, cementing its presence throughout the Midwest region.

December 13, 2018

Prudential Financial to Host 2019 Investor Day

NEWARK, N.J., December 13, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will host a conference for analysts and investors in Newark, New Jersey, on Wednesday, June 5, 2019.

December 12, 2018

Brooklyn affordable housing property receives $102 million loan from PGIM Real Estate Finance

NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a $102 million Freddie Mac acquisition loan to Jonathan Rose Companies for Shore Hill Housing, an affordable and elderly housing property in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn.

December 11, 2018

Diversity and financial wellness: Prudential study explores financial lives of Americans by race, gender, sexual identity, caregiver status

NEWARK, N.J., December 11, 2018 - Bright spots and areas of optimism exist within traditionally underserved groups in the face of income inequality, retirement insecurity and household debt, new data from Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) reveals. The in-depth exploration of data from Prudential’s Financial Wellness Census™ highlights the dramatic differences in the experiences of diverse populations within the U.S., many of whom were disproportionately impacted by the 2008 financial crisis.

December 06, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. 2019 Financial Outlook Call Materials Available

NEWARK, N.J., December 06, 2018 - Presentation materials for the Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) 2019 Financial Outlook Call, commencing today at 11:00 a.m. ET, are available at Prudential’s Investor Relations website, www.investor.prudential.com.

December 06, 2018

PGIM Real Estate hires Thomas Kallenbrunnen as senior portfolio manager for European core strategy

LONDON, Dec. 6, 2018 – Thomas Kallenbrunnen has joined PGIM Real Estate as a managing director and senior portfolio manager for its European core diversified real estate strategy.

December 05, 2018

Pricoa Capital Group provides Yorkshire Water with £100 million private placement financing

LONDON, December 05, 2018 - Pricoa Capital Group has provided £100 million in private placement financing to Yorkshire Water, provider of essential water and wastewater services to residents and businesses in the Yorkshire and Humber region. Pricoa Capital Group is the private capital arm of PGIM, the US$1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

December 04, 2018

PGIM Real Estate agrees to purchase office in Clichy

PARIS, Dec. 4, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate signed a forward purchase agreement for the development of SWELL, two office buildings in Bac d’Asnières, Clichy. The transaction was executed off-market on behalf of investors of a discretionary pan-European value-add fund.

November 30, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $78 million refinancing loan for Alexandria apartment community

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 29, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a $78 million FHA refinancing loan to Bonaventure Realty Group for The Encore Apartments, an apartment community in Alexandria, Virginia.

November 27, 2018

Carroll Organization and PGIM Real Estate acquire three Southeast multifamily portfolios valued at nearly $600 million

ATLANTA, November 27, 2018 - Carroll Organization and PGIM Real Estate have continued to advance their multifamily joint venture partnership with three portfolio acquisitions in Raleigh-Durham, Ponte Vedra Beach and Charleston, totaling nearly $600 million.

November 20, 2018

Brad Hearn named president of Prudential Advisors

NEWARK, N.J., November 20, 2018 - Brad Hearn has been named president of Prudential Advisors, where he will lead Prudential Financial, Inc.’s (NYSE: PRU) national sales organization of more than 3,000 financial professionals, advisors and fee-based financial planners who offer clients a broad range of financial solutions.

November 13, 2018

QMA adds Wadhwani Asset Management as part of QMA’s global expansion strategy

NEWARK, N.J., November 13, 2018 - QMA, the quantitative equity and global multi-asset solutions manager of PGIM, announced today PGIM’s acquisition of Wadhwani Asset Management (WAM), a London-based quantitative macro-focused investment management firm. Upon closing, WAM will become part of the QMA business.

November 12, 2018

Prudential Financial Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

NEWARK, N.J., November 12, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share of Common Stock, payable on December 13, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 26, 2018.

November 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires grade-A logistics platform in Salon-de-Provence

PARIS, 12 Nov. 2018 PGIM Real Estate has acquired a 100,000-square-meter grade-A logistics platform located in Salon-de-Provence, 60 kilometers north of Marseille, on behalf of an institutional investor.

November 07, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results

NEWARK, N.J., November 07, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today reported third quarter results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $1.672 billion ($3.90 per Common share) for the third quarter of 2018, compared to $2.238 billion ($5.09 per Common share) for the third quarter of 2017.

October 31, 2018

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic taps Prudential to manage $413 million in retirement assets

NEWARK, N.J., October 31, 2018 - Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, a Houston-based multispecialty group practice, chose Prudential Retirement as record keeper for its retirement plans.

October 24, 2018

Navigating the technology frontier beyond Silicon Valley

NEWARK, N.J., October 24, 2018 - Given the lightning-quick pace of technological change, investors must evaluate their portfolios to weed out obsolescence risk from incumbent products and business models that might soon be displaced, while developing a disciplined active investment framework to identify potential technology-driven winners, according to the latest report examining megatrends from PGIM, the $1.2 trillion asset management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

October 23, 2018

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska selects Prudential Retirement to oversee $138M retirement plan

NEWARK, N.J., October 23, 2018 - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, hired Prudential Retirement to serve as the new provider for its 401(k) retirement plan. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest record keepers, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

October 23, 2018

PGIM Investments European expansion accelerates with new hires in Germany

NEWARK, N.J., October 23, 2018 - PGIM Investments is expanding its distribution footprint throughout Europe, adding a team dedicated to Germany. The firm has hired as vice president Thiemo Volkholz, who will be based in Frankfurt and focused on growing the firm’s presence with global, regional and local banks and financial intermediaries throughout the region. Together with Cvjetko Zecevic, hired as assistant vice president, the team will market PGIM’s asset management capabilities including PGIM Funds throughout the region.

October 22, 2018

Women lag men in retirement savings, Prudential study finds

NEWARK, N.J., October 22, 2018 - Women on average have saved 43 percent less for retirement than men, finds new data from Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

October 22, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires The Square in Paris

PARIS, Oct. 22, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has acquired The Square, an iconic 7,000-square-meter office building located on 7-7 bis rue de Téhéran, Paris, on behalf of its pan-European discretionary value-add fund. The seller was a German closed-ended fund managed by GLL Real Estate Partners, a member of Macquarie Group. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of U.S.-headquartered Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

October 18, 2018

Prudential Financial closes $3.2 billion in new longevity reinsurance agreements, signaling healthy growth in the U.K. pension risk transfer market

NEWARK, N.J., October 18, 2018 - Prudential Retirement®, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), has concluded $3.2 billion in previously undisclosed longevity reinsurance contracts, a further sign that pension de-risking activity in the U.K. is continuing at a brisk pace. As part of these transactions, The Prudential Insurance Company of America (PICA) assumes the longevity risk for approximately 13,200 retirees.

October 18, 2018

PGIM Investments expands ETF platform with new QMA active equity strategies

NEWARK, N.J., October 18, 2018 – PGIM Investments today launched the first of four actively managed equity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that it plans to roll out in 2018, expanding the platform from the two actively managed fixed income ETFs launched earlier this year. Sub-advised by QMA, the quantitative equity and global multi-asset solutions manager of PGIM, the PGIM QMA Strategic Alpha Large-Cap Core ETF (NYSE Arca: PQLC) seeks long-term growth of capital by investing primarily in large-cap stocks.

October 18, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires Diana & Vesta office property in Amsterdam

FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 18, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has acquired Diana & Vesta, a modern office property in Amsterdam, on behalf of one of its European core plus funds. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of U.S.-headquartered Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

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 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

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 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.

October 01, 2018

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

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) will release its third quarter 2018 earnings on Wednesday, November 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.

September 27, 2018

PGIM Investments expands active ETF platform with the launch of a new high yield bond fund

NEWARK, N.J., September 27, 2018 - PGIM Investments has launched its second actively managed exchange-traded fund, the PGIM Active High Yield Bond ETF (NYSE Arca: PHYL), as it continues to expand the ETF platform created earlier this year.

September 26, 2018

Prudential Financial 2018 Tokyo Investor Day presentation materials and live webcast available

Presentation materials for the Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) Tokyo conference for institutional investors and analysts are now available at Prudential's Investor Relations website, www.investor.prudential.com. The conference begins on Thursday, September 27 at 8:30 a.m. Japan Standard Time (corresponding to 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time, on September 26).

September 26, 2018

SEPTA chooses Prudential Retirement to oversee $226M public sector retirement plan

NEWARK, N.J., September 26, 2018 - The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), a regional public transportation authority that serves nearly 4 million people in and around Philadelphia, hired Prudential Retirement to serve as the new provider for its public sector retirement plan. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest record keepers, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

September 25, 2018

QMA expands global distribution, naming Liisa Juntunen to lead U.K. consultant relationships

NEWARK, N.J., September 25, 2018 - QMA continues to expand its outreach to clients around the world, today naming Liisa Juntunen as head of U.K. consultant relations. QMA is the quantitative equity and global multi-asset solutions manager of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). QMA managed $127.6 billion as of June 30, 2018.

September 20, 2018

PGIM Real Estate hires Vincent Chew as portfolio manager

Vincent Chew has joined PGIM Real Estate as an executive director and portfolio manager for PGIM Real Estate’s core investment strategy in Asia.

September 20, 2018

Europe’s elder boom and baby bust: Leaders seek innovation to improve retirement security

Europe’s rising longevity and falling birthrates are pressuring its retirement systems like never before, as its elderly populations grow relative to its working-age populations. By 2050, nearly one in three Europeans will be over the age of 65, a trend that promises to strain the finances of retirees and their families, as well as the societies in which they live.

September 19, 2018

Prudential Financial announces additional appointments as part of leadership succession plan

NEWARK, N.J., September 19, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved the appointment of Scott Sleyster to executive vice president and chief operating officer, International Businesses of Prudential, and Ken Tanji to executive vice president and chief financial officer. These appointments follow the Prudential leadership succession plan announced last week.

September 18, 2018

PGIM names Kathy Sayko chief inclusion and diversity officer

NEWARK, N.J., September 18, 2018 - PGIM has named Kathy Sayko as its next chief inclusion and diversity officer, effective Sept. 12. Sayko will succeed Cathy Verhoff, who is retiring at the end of the year. PGIM, among the world’s top 10 asset managers with $1.2 trillion in assets under management as of June 30, 2018, is the global investment management business of U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

September 17, 2018

One-third of Americans don’t have an accurate perception of their finances, Prudential’s Financial Wellness Census reveals

A third of Americans believe they are either better or worse off financially than they actually are, a new Prudential study says.

September 16, 2018

Prudential commits $1 million in grants to help Hurricane Florence victims

To help those affected by Hurricane Florence and its aftermath, Prudential is supporting relief efforts by committing grants through The Prudential Foundation. Funds will be allocated to national and local organizations that are providing direct response.

September 13, 2018

QMA global investment teams expand with Lorne Johnson, Patrick McDonough

NEWARK, N.J., September 13, 2018 - QMA continues to expand its investment platform with the addition of two new client portfolio managers, responsible for portfolio analysis and research for its Global Multi-Asset Solutions and Quantitative Equity teams. QMA is the quantitative equity and global multi-asset solutions business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

September 13, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Hires Christy Hill to lead Americas Asset Management

Christy Hill has joined PGIM Real Estate as a managing director and head of Americas Asset Management to lead and implement the company’s asset management strategy for investments in the United States and Latin America.

September 12, 2018

Prudential Financial announces leadership succession

NEWARK, N.J., September 12, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Charles Lowrey as the company’s next CEO and member of the Board, effective December 1, 2018. Lowrey, who currently serves as executive vice president and chief operating officer, International Businesses of Prudential, will succeed John Strangfeld, who will retire as CEO on November 30, 2018. Strangfeld will serve as non-executive chairman until April 5, 2019, at which time Lowrey will also assume the role of chairman.

September 11, 2018

Prudential Capital Energy Partners raises $343 million for first energy mezzanine fund

DALLAS, September 11, 2018 - Prudential Capital Energy Partners has completed fundraising for its first energy mezzanine fund, Prudential Capital Energy Partners Fund I, L.P., closing at $343 million. Prudential Capital Energy Partners (PCEP) is the middle-market energy mezzanine fund business sponsored by Prudential Capital Group, the $81.4 billion private capital arm of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

September 06, 2018

Prudential Financial to host Tokyo Investor Day for Institutional Investors and Analysts

Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will host a conference for institutional investors and analysts in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, September 27, 2018, beginning at 8:30 a.m. local time (JST).

August 31, 2018

Prudential backs federal support of expanding Americans’ access to retirement savings

President Trump today signed an executive order directing the Labor Department to promote programs that enhance retirement security and expand access to workplace retirement savings plans for American workers.

August 20, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. to Participate in Keefe, Bruyette & Woods 2018 Insurance Conference; Live Audio Webcast Available

NEWARK, N.J., August 20, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will participate in the KBW 2018 Insurance Conference in New York on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. On that day at approximately 2:05 p.m. (ET) Mark Grier, Prudential Financial, Inc.’s Vice Chairman, will participate in a fire-side chat to discuss the company’s businesses and strategies.

August 16, 2018

PGIM Real Estate and FGI reach agreement with TRIUVA to sell Junghof Plaza, Frankfurt

FRANKFURT, GERMANY, August 16, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate and Frankfurter Gewerbeimmobilien GmbH (FGI) have signed an agreement with TRIUVA on the future sale of Junghof Plaza, a 33,000-square-meter mixed-use redevelopment in Frankfurt. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, Inc., the asset management arm of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). FGI is an owner-led investor and real estate developer in the residential, retail, hotel and office sectors.

August 15, 2018

Prudential Retirement is Rockland County’s new deferred compensation plan provider, to oversee $313 million in new retirement assets

NEWARK, N.J., August 15, 2018 - Deferred Compensation Plan officials for Rockland County, New York, have selected Prudential Retirement as their new record keeper. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers and a leading provider of retirement solutions, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

August 14, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $8.1 billion in financing in first half of 2018

NEWARK, N.J., August 14, 2018 - PGIM Real Estate Finance originated $8.1 billion in commercial mortgage financing in the first half of 2018, propelled by strong production in industrial and multifamily 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).

August 08, 2018

Prudential, Aviva reach first longevity reinsurance agreement as U.K. pension de-risking market surges

NEWARK, N.J., August 08, 2018 - Prudential Retirement®, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), and Aviva Life and Pensions U.K. Ltd. have struck their first longevity reinsurance transaction, establishing a new reinsurance partnership between these two market leaders.

August 07, 2018

Prudential Financial Declares Quarterly Dividend on Common Stock

NEWARK, N.J., August 07, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced today the declaration of a quarterly dividend of $0.90 per share of Common Stock, payable on September 13, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 21, 2018.

August 01, 2018

Prudential Financial, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2018 Results

NEWARK, N.J., August 01, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. today reported second quarter results. Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $197 million ($0.46 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2018, compared to $491 million ($1.12 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2017. After-tax adjusted operating income was $1,298 million ($3.01 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2018, compared to $919 million ($2.09 per Common share) for the second quarter of 2017.

July 26, 2018

Prudential and Raytheon reach agreement on $923 million pension risk transfer

NEWARK, N.J., July 26, 2018 - Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will reduce its pension obligations by $923 million by purchasing a group annuity contract from The Prudential Insurance Company of America, a subsidiary of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). The agreement transfers the responsibility for paying certain pension benefits to approximately 13,000 U.S. retirees, as well as their beneficiaries, from Raytheon’s previously discontinued operations.

July 26, 2018

PGIM Investments designated as an Edward Jones Strategic Product Partner

NEWARK, N.J., July 26, 2018 - PGIM Investments has strengthened its relationship with financial services firm Edward Jones, joining the firm’s select group of Strategic Product Partners. PGIM Investments is the global manufacturer and fund distributor of PGIM Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

July 25, 2018

Prudential and Babylist introduce the first life insurance policy new parents can add to registry

NEWARK, N.J., July 25, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), and Babylist, the fastest-growing baby registry in the United States, launched a new strategic relationship to create a crowd-funded life insurance solution designed specifically for expecting parents, which is now available as an add-on to their baby registries. This is the first time a life insurance company has partnered with a baby registry.

July 24, 2018

Emergency savings feature can help plan sponsors increase employees’ financial wellness, Prudential says

NEWARK, N.J., July 24, 2018 - Most Americans don’t have enough savings to cover unexpected expenses, tempting many to make the costly mistake of raiding their workplace retirement savings plans. Using after-tax contributions to an existing retirement plan to build savings that can be accessed to cover emergencies could help, according to Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

July 19, 2018

Prudential Capital Group provides $5.3 billion in private debt to middle-market companies in the first half of 2018

CHICAGO, July 19, 2018 - Prudential Capital Group provided $5.3 billion of senior debt and junior capital to middle-market companies and projects globally in the first half of 2018. 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).

July 16, 2018

Jessica Gillespie appointed head of national accounts for Prudential Group Insurance

NEWARK, N.J., July 16, 2018 - Prudential Group Insurance has promoted Jessica Gillespie to vice president, national accounts. She was most recently vice president of Strategic Partnerships & Distribution Excellence. Prudential Group Insurance is a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

July 11, 2018

PGIM Investments to host closed-end fund conference call

NEWARK, N.J., July 11, 2018 - PGIM Investments announced it will host a conference call to provide market commentary and product updates for PGIM Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ISD) and PGIM Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:GHY).

July 10, 2018

Working in retirement may be the new norm according to PGIM Investments study

NEWARK, N.J., July 10, 2018 - Few current retirees take a new job in their golden years—but more than half of future retirees expect to continue working during retirement, driven by uncertainty about Social Security and their own financial preparedness, a new study from PGIM Investments reveals.

June 28, 2018

Prudential sustainability report focused on financial wellness, diversity and responsible impact

NEWARK, N.J., June 28, 2018 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) released today its 2017 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, 2018

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

NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 27, 2018-- Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) will release its second quarter 2018 earnings on Wednesday, August 1, 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, August 2, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. ET, to discuss with the investment community the company's second quarter results. Conference Call Information ...
June 26, 2018

Gen X gig economy workers struggling to gain financial wellness, Prudential study finds

NEWARK, N.J., June 26, 2018 - The “gig economy”—which includes everyone from rideshare drivers to freelance graphic designers—has become an important source of income for three generations of Americans: Millennials, Gen Xers and Baby Boomers. However, the financial wellness and retirement preparedness of these gig workers are far from assured—particularly for Gen Xers, according to a new research paper from Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

June 25, 2018

Jennison Associates strengthens consultant relations team

NEW YORK, June 25, 2018 - Jennison Associates announced today that Christine Schneider and Greg Weissman have joined the Global Distribution team as consultant relations professionals. The senior roles will be primarily responsible for the management of consultant relationships and secondarily, as relationship management for select clients in the promotion of Jennison’s capabilities across the U.S. and global markets.

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 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

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 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 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 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).

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 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 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 ...
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 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 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 ...
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.

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 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: public service employee pensions only a step to retirement security, survey says

NEWARK, N.J., June 22, 2017 - Despite a persistent belief that public employees such as teachers, police and firefighters will be taken care of in retirement thanks to the pension plans of old, a survey sponsored by Prudential Retirement shows that today’s shifting political and economic landscape may have left them and their employers on shaky ground.

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 19, 2017

Capturing alpha from growing emerging markets will require new investment approach, PGIM says

NEWARK, N.J., June 19, 2017 - Emerging markets, which already command nearly 60 percent of global GDP on a purchasing power parity basis, will collectively drive global growth over the next decade, but investors would be wise to reconsider how they approach these markets. Increasingly, says PGIM, emerging markets will be the masters of their own economic fate, making a one-size-fits-all classification of emerging markets obsolete.

June 15, 2017

Prudential honors the workplace skills of veterans; announces El Paso Chihuahuas sponsorship

EL PASO, Texas, June 15, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc., (NYSE: PRU) honored the U.S. Army’s 242nd birthday by screening the premier of a short film celebrating the skills veterans and military spouses bring to the civilian workplace at the El Paso Chihuahua’s AAA Baseball Stadium. The company also launched its sponsorship of the minor-league baseball team—a partnership that honors the military and local first responders.

June 14, 2017

Lata Reddy elevated to chair of The Prudential Foundation; company aligns to accelerate growth and advance financial security for all

NEWARK, N.J., June 14, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has strengthened its longstanding commitment to address societal needs and champion financial security by moving its office of Corporate Social Responsibility to the C-Suite, reporting directly to Vice Chairman Mark Grier. The move affirms Prudential’s shared value approach to integrating CSR with business strategy under the leadership of Lata Reddy, who leads CSR and has been named chair of The Prudential Foundation.

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...
June 05, 2017

Prudential Retirement wins N.Y. Union Plan; oversees $5.7 billion in retirement assets

NEWARK, N.J., June 5, 2017 - The Joint Industry Board (JIB), a New York-based labor/management organization serving the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local Union No. 3 members and their employers since 1943, selected Prudential Retirement to be the recordkeeper for its Deferred Salary Plan, or 401(k) plan. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers and leading provider of Taft-Hartley retirement plan solutions, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

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.

February 27, 2017

Prudential Retirement calls on Americans to balance financial priorities for America Saves Week

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 27, 2017 - Achieving personal savings goals has never been more important than developing a balanced plan for managing financial wellness. In conjunction with 2017’s America Saves Week campaign held Feb. 27 through March 4, Prudential Retirement is encouraging American workers to save more money while balancing multiple financial priorities. Prudential Retirement is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

February 15, 2017

Prudential: Union attitudes changing for millennials, survey finds

While a majority of baby boomer union members say they have a strong sense of pride in their work, only a quarter of millennial union members agree, highlighting a generational disconnect.

December 05, 2015

Prudential Financial Announces Significant Commitment to the El Paso Community

NEWARK, N.J., December 05, 2015 - Prudential Financial, Inc. today announced an $870,000 commitment to the El Paso, Texas community. With this investment, Prudential will provide human and financial resources to create a skilled math and technology workforce, specifically targeting Latino students, veterans and military spouses.

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.