October 29, 2019

PGIM Investments invests in senior talent as part of global expansion

NEWARK, N.J., October 29, 2019 - PGIM Investments has made senior-level hires across its marketing and technology functions, as well as expanded roles of two senior executives. The investment in top talent comes on the heels of 10 consecutive years of positive net flows for the retail fund shop, underscoring the firm’s ongoing commitment to serving its growing client base both in the U.S. and internationally.

October 24, 2019

Transformative corporate models change investment calculus for investors: PGIM study

New PGIM research highlights long-term investment implications of three new types of companies emerging to dominate today’s market.

September 23, 2019

PGIM enhances European operations

NEWARK, N.J., Sept. 23, 2019 – PGIM, the global investment management business of U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (PFI) (NYSE: PRU) and one of the world’s top 10 asset managers with $1.2 trillion in assets under management as of June 30, 2019, continues to enhance its European footprint following the recent approval, by the Dutch Authority for the Financial Markets, for it to operate an Alternative Investment Fund Manager (AIFM) from its newly established office in the Netherlands. The office, based in Amsterdam, acts as the AIFM for its existing Irish alternative investment fund and provides investment management, marketing and distribution services in the European Union.

August 29, 2019

Prudential Financial announces leadership succession for U.S. Businesses

NEWARK, N.J., August 29, 2019 - Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) today announced that Andrew Sullivan will succeed Stephen Pelletier as executive vice president and head of U.S. Businesses, reporting to Chairman and CEO Charles Lowrey, effective December 1. Pelletier will retire following an extraordinary 27-year career with the company, in which he led Group Insurance and Prudential Annuities, and founded Prudential’s international asset management businesses, now PGIM Global Partners.

July 09, 2019

Prudential Capital Group adopts PGIM Private Capital as new global brand name

CHICAGO, July 09, 2019 - Prudential Capital Group has renamed its global investment business as PGIM Private Capital. With over $86 billion in assets under management (as of March 31, 2019), the business is the private capital arm of PGIM, the $1.2 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

June 11, 2019

PGIM names Cameron Lochhead global head of institutional relationships

Cameron Lochhead has been named global head of PGIM’s Institutional Relationship Group, dedicated to deepening strong relationships with institutional clients and continuing to grow PGIM’s reputation for superior client service.

May 31, 2019

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $200 million refinancing for Manhattan office building

PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a $200 million refinancing loan to Jack Resnick & Sons for 315 Hudson St. in Manhattan.

April 02, 2019

PGIM Real Estate sells Westend Yards in Munich, completing its Triple Portfolio sale

MUNICH, April 2, 2019 – PGIM Real Estate has completed the sale of Westend Yards at Hansastrasse 24-36, a 32,000-square-meter office property in Munich, on behalf of its European value-add strategy. 

March 04, 2019

Jennison Associates hires Peter Latara as managing director

Peter W. Latara has joined Jennison Associates as a managing director and relationship manager, effective Feb. 25, 2019. The role will include a focus on both sales as well as client service. Latara will report to Lori McEvoy, Jennison’s global head of distribution.

February 25, 2019

PGIM Real Estate completes $12 billion in 2018 transactions worldwide

PGIM Real Estate completed approximately $12 billion in transactions worldwide in 2018 on behalf of institutional and high net worth investors, including investments in real estate equity and debt, and property dispositions.

February 20, 2019

Prudential Capital Group appoints Debra Hemsey to Prudential Capital Energy Partners

Prudential Capital Group has appointed Debra Hemsey as managing director of Prudential Capital Energy Partners (PCEP), the middle-market energy mezzanine fund business sponsored by Prudential Capital Group. The appointment comes on the heels of the recently announced closing of Prudential Capital Energy Partners I, L.P., a $343 million energy mezzanine fund. Prudential Capital Group is a leading source of private capital for public and private companies and is the private capital arm of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 11, 2019

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $18.1 billion in financing in 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance originated a record $18.1 billion in financing in 2018 led by record production in multifamily and core-plus lending.

January 23, 2019

Prudential Capital Group provides $12.53 billion in private debt to middle-market companies in 2018

CHICAGO, January 23, 2019 - Prudential Capital Group provided $12.53 billion of senior debt and junior capital to over 200 middle-market companies and projects globally in 2018. Prudential Capital Group is a leading source of private capital for public and private companies and is the private capital arm of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

December 19, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $29.3 million Freddie Mac forward commitment to NRP Group for San Antonio apartment development

NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has secured a $29.3 million unfunded forward commitment from Freddie Mac for NRP Group’s Lake Vue at Red Berry Estates workforce housing development in San Antonio, Texas.

December 14, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance opens Cleveland office, hires originations team

CHICAGO, Dec. 14, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has hired a new originations team led by Bruce Gerhart and David Strachan for its new Cleveland office, cementing its presence throughout the Midwest region.

December 12, 2018

Brooklyn affordable housing property receives $102 million loan from PGIM Real Estate Finance

NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a $102 million Freddie Mac acquisition loan to Jonathan Rose Companies for Shore Hill Housing, an affordable and elderly housing property in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn.

December 06, 2018

PGIM Real Estate hires Thomas Kallenbrunnen as senior portfolio manager for European core strategy

LONDON, Dec. 6, 2018 – Thomas Kallenbrunnen has joined PGIM Real Estate as a managing director and senior portfolio manager for its European core diversified real estate strategy.

December 04, 2018

PGIM Real Estate agrees to purchase office in Clichy

PARIS, Dec. 4, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate signed a forward purchase agreement for the development of SWELL, two office buildings in Bac d’Asnières, Clichy. The transaction was executed off-market on behalf of investors of a discretionary pan-European value-add fund.

November 30, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $78 million refinancing loan for Alexandria apartment community

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 29, 2018 PGIM Real Estate Finance has provided a $78 million FHA refinancing loan to Bonaventure Realty Group for The Encore Apartments, an apartment community in Alexandria, Virginia.

November 27, 2018

Carroll Organization and PGIM Real Estate acquire three Southeast multifamily portfolios valued at nearly $600 million

ATLANTA, November 27, 2018 - Carroll Organization and PGIM Real Estate have continued to advance their multifamily joint venture partnership with three portfolio acquisitions in Raleigh-Durham, Ponte Vedra Beach and Charleston, totaling nearly $600 million.

November 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires grade-A logistics platform in Salon-de-Provence

PARIS, 12 Nov. 2018 PGIM Real Estate has acquired a 100,000-square-meter grade-A logistics platform located in Salon-de-Provence, 60 kilometers north of Marseille, on behalf of an institutional investor.

October 18, 2018

PGIM Investments expands ETF platform with new QMA active equity strategies

NEWARK, N.J., October 18, 2018 – PGIM Investments today launched the first of four actively managed equity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that it plans to roll out in 2018, expanding the platform from the two actively managed fixed income ETFs launched earlier this year. Sub-advised by QMA, the quantitative equity and global multi-asset solutions manager of PGIM, the PGIM QMA Strategic Alpha Large-Cap Core ETF (NYSE Arca: PQLC) seeks long-term growth of capital by investing primarily in large-cap stocks.

October 18, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires Diana & Vesta office property in Amsterdam

FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 18, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has acquired Diana & Vesta, a modern office property in Amsterdam, on behalf of one of its European core plus funds. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of U.S.-headquartered Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

September 13, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Hires Christy Hill to lead Americas Asset Management

Christy Hill has joined PGIM Real Estate as a managing director and head of Americas Asset Management to lead and implement the company’s asset management strategy for investments in the United States and Latin America.

August 16, 2018

PGIM Real Estate and FGI reach agreement with TRIUVA to sell Junghof Plaza, Frankfurt

FRANKFURT, GERMANY, August 16, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate and Frankfurter Gewerbeimmobilien GmbH (FGI) have signed an agreement with TRIUVA on the future sale of Junghof Plaza, a 33,000-square-meter mixed-use redevelopment in Frankfurt. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, Inc., the asset management arm of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). FGI is an owner-led investor and real estate developer in the residential, retail, hotel and office sectors.

June 11, 2018

Stephen O’Keeffe joins PGIM Real Estate to lead Australian real estate debt investments

NEWARK, N.J., June 11, 2018 – Stephen O’Keeffe has joined PGIM Real Estate as an executive director, responsible for sourcing real estate debt investments and managing relationships with prospective borrowers and partners in Australia.

May 30, 2018

PGIM Real Estate, Varma complete acquisition of M Campus in Paris

PARIS, May 30, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate, in partnership with its client, the Finnish pension insurance company Varma, has acquired M Campus, a 45,000-square-meter office campus in Meudon, on the outskirts of Paris. PGIM Real Estate is the real estate investment business of PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of U.S.-headquartered Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

May 09, 2018

Tussle between globalization, nationalism creates new risks for investors, PGIM says

NEWARK, N.J., May 09, 2018 - The escalating tussle between globalization and nationalism could have profound implications for global financial markets, traditional investment frameworks and developed market geopolitical risk analysis, says a new report from PGIM, Inc., the investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

April 04, 2018

PGIM Real Estate acquires 75 percent interest in York & George development

SYDNEY, April 3, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has agreed to acquire a 75 percent interest in the prime retail and commercial component of the York & George mixed-use project, currently under development by Fife Capital at 383 George Street, Sydney. 

March 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate signs agreement to acquire M Campus in Meudon, Paris

PARIS, March 12, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has signed an agreement to acquire M Campus, a 45,000-square-meter office campus in Meudon, on the outskirts of Paris.

March 05, 2018

Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. and Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. appoint new director

NEWARK, N.J., March 5, 2018 – Brian Reid has been elected as an independent director for closed-end mutual funds Prudential Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: ISD) and Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE: GHY) effective March 1.

March 05, 2018

The Board of Directors of Prudential Funds adds independent director to its open-end mutual fund board

NEWARK, N.J., March 5, 2018 – Brian Reid has been elected as an independent director effective March 1 for open-end mutual funds offered by PGIM Investments, the $100 billion1 global manufacturer and fund distributor of PGIM. PGIM is the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

February 14, 2018

PGIM Real Estate exceeds $14 billion in 2017 transactions worldwide

NEW YORK, Feb. 14, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate completed more than $14 billion in transactions worldwide in 2017 on behalf of institutional investors, including investments in real estate equity and debt and property dispositions.

February 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides nearly $15 billion in financing in 2017

NEWARK, N.J., Feb. 12, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate Finance originated $14.8 billion in financing in 2017 led by production in multifamily and industrial lending. 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).

February 09, 2018

PGIM Real Estate sells Rock Square in Guangzhou, China

HONG KONG, Feb. 9, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has sold Rock Square, a shopping mall in Guangzhou, China, 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).

January 25, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Hires Lisa Davis to lead impact initiatives; new program taps cross-enterprise expertise

NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2018 – Lisa Davis has joined PGIM Real Estate as an executive director and portfolio manager to lead its impact-oriented real estate investment initiatives focused on affordable housing and transformative developments in the United States.

January 24, 2018

Prudential Total Return Bond Fund portfolio managers named Morningstar Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year

NEWARK, N.J.--()--PGIM Investments is proud to announce that the PGIM Fixed Income portfolio managers of the Prudential Total Return Bond Fund (PDBZX) have been named Morningstar’s 2017 Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year. PGIM Investments is the global retail manufacturer and distributor of PGIM, Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU) – a top 10 asset manager globally.1

January 24, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance adds Robert Younkin, Garrett Meyers to multifamily originations team

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate Finance has expanded its multifamily originations team with the additions of Robert Younkin and Garrett Meyers to its Western U.S. team. 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).

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).

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 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).

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 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 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).

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.

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.

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.