Prudential plc is a leading international financial services group, providing retail financial services and fund management in its chosen markets: the United Kingdom, the United States, Asia and continental Europe.
Prudential has been writing life insurance in the United Kingdom for over 160 years and has had the largest long-term fund in the United Kingdom for over a century. Today, Prudential has over 21 million customers worldwide and over US$ 530 billion (as of 31 December 2007 - latest published figures) of funds under management.
In the United Kingdom Prudential is a leading life and pensions provider offerring a range of retail financial products. M&G is Prudential's UK and European Fund Manager, with around US$ 330 billion of funds under management. Jackson National Life, acquired by Prudential in 1986, is a leading provider of long-term savings and retirement products to retail and institutional customers throughout the United States.
Prudential is the leading European-based life insurer in Asia with operations in 12 countries. Across the region: China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
# Important facts about Prudential plc (as per 31 December 2007): Prudential plc?s total sales based on Annualized Premium Equivalent (APE) is US$ 5.7 billion
# Serves over 21 million customers in around the world
# Employs over 26,000 employees
# Works with multi-channel distribution system