Prudential plc is an international financial services group with significant operations in Asia, the US and the UK. We have been providing savings, income and protection products to customers for more than 160 years.


  • We serve more than 25 million customers
  • We have £340 billion of assets under management (at 31 December 2010)
  • We employ more than 25,000 people
  • We are one of the world’s best capitalised insurers, with an Insurance Groups Directive (IGD) capital surplus estimated at £4.3 billion1 – reflecting the strength of our financial management

Prudential Corporation Asia - link to website


Prudential has been in Asia since 1923. Today we are a leading life insurer in the region, operating in 12 markets. We provide a comprehensive range of savings, protection and investment products tailored to meet customers’ needs in each market.

Prudential’s Asian asset management business manages investments across a broad range of asset classes for internal, retail and institutional clients.

In Asia:

  • We serve more than 15 million customers
  • We have one of the largest regional networks of tied-agents, numbering more than 320,0002
  • We are a regional leader, with more market-leading positions in the life insurance and asset management sectors than anyone else
  • We have £51.9 billion of assets under management (at 31 December 2010)
Asia: Prudential Corporation Asia - 15m+ customers, 320,000+ agents, 16,400 employees.

Jackson - link to website


Jackson, our US business, is one of the largest life insurance companies in the country, providing retirement savings and income products. Founded 50 years ago, Jackson has a long and successful record of providing advisers with the products, tools and support to design effective retirement solutions for their clients.

In the US:

  • We have more than 2.8 million customers
  • We are a top three provider of variable annuities
United States: Jackson - 2.8+m customers, 3,700 employees including affiliates.

Prudential UK - link to website


Prudential UK is a leading life and pensions provider, and one of the largest annuity providers in the country. Our with-profits fund is among the strongest in the industry, consistently outperforming the market, and providing our long-term investors with attractive returns compared to many other investment options.

In the UK:

  • We serve approximately seven million customers
  • We are one of the largest annuity providers, paying an income to more than one million customers every year
  • The strength and investment performance of our with-profits fund has allowed Prudential to deliver strong annualised returns for policyholders
United Kingdom: Prudential UK - 7m customers, 2,700 employees.
M&G Investments - link to website


M&G is Prudential’s UK and European asset management business. M&G has been investing money for individual and institutional clients for 80 years. It has a history of innovation, designing new funds and investment plans that meet a clear client need.

M&G takes its responsibility as a shareholder seriously and this is reflected in its investment strategy. It takes a long-term approach to opportunities, investing in companies, rather than chasing share prices.

In the UK and Europe, M&G:

  • Is one of the largest investors in the UK stock market
  • Has £198 billion of assets under management (at 31 December 2010)
  • Serves retail and institutional investors, including 335,000 private investors
United Kingdom and Europe: M&G Investments - 335,000 customers through M&G Investments, 1,400 employees.

1At 31 December 2010 before final dividend. Groups whose activities are primarily concentrated in the insurance sector are subject to the capital adequacy requirements of IGD, as implemented by the Financial Services Authority in the UK.

2Including India

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