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  • Prudential's CIO on running the biggest show in town

    07 October 2020

    In the first of a two-part interview, Tim Schmidt, CIO of the biggest insurance portfolio in the USA, talks about steering Prudential Financial through the most devastating crisis of recent times. Despite headwinds, he remains optimistic of the company's ability to withstand challenges ahead - By Sarfraz Thind

  • Alternatives have emerged even stronger from COVID-19 crisis

    23 September 2020

    IAR 2020 Americas: Panellists expect trend toward greater allocation to illiquids to accelerate

  • IAR Americas: COVID-19 reaffirmed the benefits of illiquids

    03 September 2020

    Prudential Financial's Longino says insurers' appetite for the asset class only likely to grow

  • Prudential Financial posts $2.4bn loss in Q2 on investment slump

    05 August 2020

    Insurer hit by $2.7bn loss on derivative-related products, lowers interest rate expectations

  • Prudential Financial loses $271m in Q1

    06 May 2020

    PGIM also took a hit to operating income, falling 23%

  • Prudential Financial issues $500m green bond

    06 March 2020

    First of its kind by US life insurer

  • Fubon Life to invest $500m in Alibaba’s Hong Kong IPO

    22 November 2019

    Follows $20m investment in the 2014 New York IPO

  • Moody's sees 15% drop in US life insurer RBC in bond market downturn

    07 October 2019

    Ratings agency names insurers most at risk from severe bond stress

  • PGIM appoints emerging market debt portfolio manager

    19 August 2019

    Zulfiqar Ali will focus on Latin American fixed income

  • Prudential planning

    06 August 2019

    Ken Tanji assumed the role of CFO at Prudential in December. He gives a wide-ranging interview covering all aspects of the insurer’s business from the much derided Sifi designation, to investment risk and impact investing. Interview by Sarfraz Thind