September 19, 2018

Prudential promotes four senior executives as part of leadership succession plan

Prudential on Wednesday said it is promoting four senior executives as part of its leadership succession plan announced last week. Scott Sleyster was named executive vice president and chief operating officer, International Businesses, and Ken Tanji was appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer.

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 12, 2018

Prudential names Charles Lowrey as new CEO and Chairman-Elect; John Strangfeld to retire

Prudential’s longtime leader John Strangfeld will retire later this year, ending an 11-year run as chairman and CEO where he steered the company through the changing landscape of the financial services industry to become the premier provider of retirement, investment management and financial protection solutions.

September 07, 2018

In love, but don’t want to get hitched? Think again, with your wallet

If it seems you’ve gotten fewer wedding invitations lately, it’s not your imagination. Marriage is declining, and not only among young couples. Those nearing retirement age are shying away from marriage, too. Unfortunately, those who never marry could find themselves without a financial safety net.

 

September 04, 2018

Youth volunteer awards highlight a powerful force for good

They’ve invented ways to prevent plane crashes and manufacture inexpensive prosthetic limbs. They’ve helped comfort soldiers with PTSD and rebuild communities devastated by fire and hurricanes. They’ve fought hunger and raised money for cancer research. And most are not even old enough to vote.

August 31, 2018

QMA’s Q3 2018 outlook 'bearly bullish'

Earlier this year, global economic growth appeared to be coasting, with all major economies growing in unison for the first time since 2010. However, paths now appear to be diverging, shifted by escalating trade tensions, Italian politics and pockets of emerging market turmoil, according to QMA’s Q3 2018 Outlook & Review.

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 29, 2018

Senators hear Prudential's stance on Financial Wellness

Vishal Jain, financial wellness officer for Prudential’s Workplace Solutions Group, told U.S. senators that legislation making it easier for Americans to save for retirement would go a long way to helping them ease mounting financial burdens.

August 21, 2018

A financial wellness case study: Prudential's own employees

The burden of saving for our own retirements, paying a larger share of healthcare costs, and coping with higher education and other debt is taking a toll on our overall health, research shows. Prudential’s partnership with Truven Health Analytics and its IBM Watson technology allowed Prudential for the first time to analyze employee financial stress over the last decade.