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.

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: 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., June 22, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will host a conference for analysts and investors in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. Details will be announced closer to the date of the meeting.
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 21, 2017

Cameron Sinclair joins PGIM Institutional Relationship Group in Sydney

SYDNEY/NEWARK, June 21, 2017 – Cameron Sinclair has joined PGIM as Head of its Institutional Relationship Group responsible for Australia and New Zealand based in Sydney, Australia. PGIM, among the world’s top 10 asset managers with more than $1 trillion in assets under management, is the global investment management businesses of U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

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 13, 2017

Working women may be facing a retirement income crisis

An in-depth look at the retirement account balances of men and women by Prudential Retirement reveals an alarming disparity: Even as the fight for equal pay has helped shrink the gender wage gap, retirement savings of working women have fallen far behind men, putting them at great risk of outliving their hard-won earnings.

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).
June 01, 2017

PGIM Real Estate and Kisco Senior Living joint venture acquires Bay Area senior living community

WALNUT CREEK, CALIF., June 1, 2017 - PGIM Real Estate and Kisco Senior Living have formed a joint venture to acquire and operate Byron Park, a 187-unit independent and assisted living facility in Walnut Creek, Calif. PGIM Real Estate, acting on behalf of institutional investors, is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the global investment businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 31, 2017

PGIM Real Estate acquires food storage and distribution centre in Jurong, Singapore

SINGAPORE, May 30, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate has recently completed the acquisition of a food storage and distribution centre at 1 Buroh Lane in Singapore, on behalf of a pan-Asia value-add fund it manages for institutional investors. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).  

May 26, 2017

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May 25, 2017

Prudential: Guaranteed lifetime income options in 401(k)s helps bring financial security closer to employees, helps reduce costs for employers

NEWARK, N.J., May 25, 2017 - Guaranteed income solutions can help bring financial security within reach of employees, helping to reduce the amount they would need to save by as much as 36 percent, according to Prudential Financial1. And a new paper from Prudential Retirement says employers can also benefit through improved workforce management and reduced workforce costs. Prudential Retirement is a business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 22, 2017

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

NEWARK, N.J., May 22, 2017 - 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 recent survey from Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 22, 2017

Josh Cohen will join PGIM as Head of Institutional Defined Contribution Practice

NEWARK, May 22, 2017 – Josh Cohen will join PGIM as Head of Institutional Defined Contribution for its Institutional Relationship Group. PGIM, among the world’s top 10 asset managers1 with more than $1 trillion in assets under management2, is the global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). 
May 19, 2017

Dianne Bogoian joins Prudential Annuities as head of Product

NEWARK, N.J., May 19, 2017 - Dianne Bogoian has been named senior vice president and head of Product for Prudential Annuities, where she is responsible for product development and management. Prudential Annuities is a business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

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.

May 11, 2017

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

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

May 08, 2017

Prudential names Phil Waldeck president and CEO of Prudential Retirement

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

Prudential Financial, Inc. announces first quarter 2017 results

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

Prudential Annuities offers new benefit to secure financial legacy

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

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

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

Prudential names Lucien Alziari chief human resources officer

NEWARK, N.J., April 26, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) announced Lucien Alziari will join Prudential on June 5 as senior vice president and chief human resources officer, succeeding Sharon Taylor, who has informed the company of her decision to retire after more than 40 years of distinguished service.
April 12, 2017

Prudential Financial, Prudential Center and New Jersey Devils announce grand prize recipient of “Newark’s Cornerstones” program at last home game of the season

NEWARK, N.J., April 12, 2017– Prudential Financial, Prudential Center and the New Jersey Devils have announced the winner of the “Newark’s Cornerstones” program during the last home game of the Devil’s season. Sister June Favata was one of the eight finalists who garnered the most votes for her community service efforts and contributions in the Brick City.

April 06, 2017

Prudential Investment Management Japan to become PGIM Japan

TOKYO, April 6, 2017-Prudential Investment Management Japan Co., Ltd. (PIMJ), will rebrand its asset management operations to PGIM Japan, to align with its global parent, PGIM, effective October 1. PGIM, the $1 trillion1 investment business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) manages assets in 32 countries with nearly 30 percent of its assets managed for clients outside of the U.S.

April 05, 2017

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides £50.1 million for Central London office

LONDON, April 5, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a £50.1 million (US$62.2 million) loan to an investor who acquired Fox Court, a 103,555-square-foot office property in Central London’s Midtown. PGIM Real Estate Finance, among the largest commercial mortgage lenders in the United States, is a business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

March 30, 2017

Prudential to announce first quarter 2017 earnings; schedules conference call

NEWARK, N.J., March 30, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) will release its first quarter 2017 earnings on Wednesday, May 3, 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.

March 30, 2017

PGIM Real Estate acquires 42-44 rue de Paradis office in Paris

PARIS, March 30, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate has acquired a 6,000-square-meter office building located at 42-44 rue de Paradis on behalf of investors in a discretionary pan-European core-plus real estate fund. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). 

March 15, 2017

Prudential Investments to change its name to PGIM Investments

NEWARK, N.J., March 15, 2017 - Prudential Investments will change its name to PGIM Investments, effective Monday, April 3, the company announced today. Prudential Investments is the retail manufacturer and distribution arm of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).
March 15, 2017

Prudential recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute for third consecutive year

NEWARK, N.J., March 15, 2017 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) has been named a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices.

March 09, 2017

Prudential Retirement, Rothesay Life strike $1.2 billion longevity reinsurance agreement in sixth transaction

NEWARK, N.J., March 9, 2017 Prudential Retirement, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), and Rothesay Life Plc, today reaffirmed their growing partnership by agreeing to their sixth longevity reinsurance transaction since 2011. In the agreement, Prudential assumes the longevity risk for $1.2 billion (about £960 million) in pension liabilities, covering approximately 22,500 pensioners across eight pension plans.

March 09, 2017

Prudential Capital Group originates $12.6 billion in 2016, driven by demand by middle-market borrowers

CHICAGO, March 9, 2017 – Prudential Capital Group, a leading source of private capital for public and private companies, provided $12.6 billion to companies and projects worldwide in 2016, the largest volume of financing made in the company’s 75-year history, the company announced today. Prudential Capital Group is the private placement arm of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

March 08, 2017

PGIM Real Estate completes the acquisition of T Tower in Seoul

SEOUL, Mar. 8, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate has recently completed the acquisition of the prime T Tower office building in Seoul’s central business district. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the trillion-dollar global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

March 01, 2017

PGIM Real Estate: Global Real Estate Trends for 2017

In its annual outlook, PGIM Real Estate research share optimism but remain cautious about 2017's outlook. Global economic growth has been steady, although the boost from low energy prices is fading in developed economies and momentum is tilting back towards emerging markets. Meanwhile, if recent events are anything to go by, undoubtedly there will be more election-related twists and turns to come. 

February 28, 2017

Three organizations hire Prudential Retirement to manage $132 million in DC plan assets

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 28, 2017 - Three organizations, including two nonprofits, have recently hired Prudential Retirement to administer their defined contribution plans, the company announced today. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).
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 21, 2017

Prudential Mortgage Capital adopts PGIM Real Estate Finance brand globally

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 21, 2017 - Prudential Mortgage Capital Company has as much as $15 billion to lend in 2017 as it steps into the real estate finance market under a new consolidated name—PGIM Real Estate Finance. The new name, effective immediately, unifies the company’s 22 offices around the world and reflects the company’s globally diversified business and clients.
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.
February 08, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. announces 2016 results

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 8, 2017 – Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) today reported year-end and fourth quarter results.  Net income attributable to Prudential Financial, Inc., was $4.368 billion ($9.71 per Common share) for the year ended December 31, 2016, compared to $5.642 billion ($12.17 per Common share) for 2015. After-tax adjusted operating income was $4.107 billion ($9.13 per Common share) for 2016, compared to $4.649 billion ($10.04 per Common share) for 2015. Information regarding adjusted operating income, a non-GAAP measure, is provided below. 
February 07, 2017

Top youth volunteers of 2017 honored nationwide

WASHINGTON, D.C., Feb. 7, 2017 – Some created programs for children with disabilities. Many worked to provide food to peers in need who go without subsidized school meals over the weekend. A few worked to raise awareness about the danger of distracted driving. Those are just some of the 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, a nationwide program honoring students in grades 5-12 for outstanding volunteer service.

February 06, 2017

PGIM Real Estate tops $12 billion in 2016 global transactions

MADISON, N.J., Feb. 6, 2017 – PGIM Real Estate completed more than $12 billion in transactions worldwide on behalf of investors in 2016, including about $8 billion in the U.S., the company announced today. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the trillion-dollar global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). 

January 18, 2017

Prudential Investments adds six DCIO team members to support growth initiatives

NEWARK, N.J., Jan. 18, 2017 Prudential Investments today announced several new hires as part of a series of growth initiatives in support of its defined contribution investment-only business (DCIO). Prudential Investments, the retail distribution business of PGIM, the global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU), remains among the industry’s fastest organically growing fund families, ranking among the top five between 2008 and the third quarter of 2016. The company managed $81 billion in assets under management as of Sept. 30, 2016.
January 21, 2016

Prudential Financial and LeapFrog Investments Launch a Partnership in Africa

NEWARK, N.J. & JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, January 21, 2016 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) and LeapFrog Investments announced today the launch of a $350 million investment partnership to access high-growth markets in Africa. Managed by LeapFrog, the new investment vehicle will target investments in life insurance companies in leading economies on the continent, including Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria, to be made over a three- to five-year period.
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.