April 02, 2018

Second quarter opens with Chinese tariffs and trade concerns heating up

The second quarter may get off to a rocky start due to Chinese tariffs on 128 American products—mostly in the agriculture sector—pork, almonds and apples among them—in response to President Trump’s steel tariffs, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

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 29, 2018

Don’t fear inflation’s impending arrival, PGIM leaders say

The inflation that the Federal Reserve has been expecting will arrive soon, but it’s not likely to gallop away with the economy, says PGIM’s leadership.

March 28, 2018

Quincy Krosby’s Q2 2018 Commentary: Regime Change

The second quarter of 2018 begins with a new head of the Federal Reserve and a more volatile market. Quincy Krosby, Prudential’s chief market strategist, shares a history of regime changes at the Fed and how we may expect monetary policy to impact the market in the second quarter and beyond.

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 26, 2018

On holiday-shortened week, market seeks strength in global economic data as trade fears ease

As the market struggles to regain its footing following a difficult spate of selling last week, an important clutch of data will be released in the U.S., the Eurozone, Japan and China, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.

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 19, 2018

Fed meeting builds anticipation for latest news on rate hikes

Even with trade-related headlines hovering over markets—particularly in regard to any tariffs imposed on China—market participants will pivot their focus to the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, Prudential’s Chief Market Strategist Quincy Krosby said Monday in her weekly “Connecting the Dots” outlook.