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August 17, 2018

Free-falling Turkish lira—what’s next?

A dramatic sell-off has made the Turkish lira cheaper on an inflation-adjusted basis than it has been since the 1990s, but there are good reasons to avoid exposure to Turkish markets until an orthodox policy response from the government is forthcoming, according to PGIM Fixed Income’s macroeconomic team.

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.

August 14, 2018

PGIM Real Estate Finance provides $8.1 billion in financing in first half of 2018

NEWARK, N.J., August 14, 2018 - PGIM Real Estate Finance originated $8.1 billion in commercial mortgage financing in the first half of 2018, propelled by strong production in industrial and multifamily 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).

July 27, 2018

PGIM Fixed Income Q3 2018 Market Outlook: Of Flowers and Flesh Wounds

After a half year of ongoing global uncertainty, investors continue to find varied—and perhaps mixed—metaphors to explain the evolving fixed income landscape, according to this edition of PGIM Fixed Income’s Quarterly Outlook.

July 26, 2018

PGIM Investments designated as an Edward Jones Strategic Product Partner

NEWARK, N.J., July 26, 2018 - PGIM Investments has strengthened its relationship with financial services firm Edward Jones, joining the firm’s select group of Strategic Product Partners. PGIM Investments is the global manufacturer and fund distributor of PGIM Inc., the $1 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

July 19, 2018

Prudential Capital Group provides $5.3 billion in private debt to middle-market companies in the first half of 2018

CHICAGO, July 19, 2018 - Prudential Capital Group provided $5.3 billion of senior debt and junior capital to middle-market companies and projects globally in the first half of 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 businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

July 11, 2018

PGIM Investments to host closed-end fund conference call

NEWARK, N.J., July 11, 2018 - PGIM Investments announced it will host a conference call to provide market commentary and product updates for PGIM Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:ISD) and PGIM Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:GHY).

July 10, 2018

Working in retirement may be the new norm according to PGIM Investments study

NEWARK, N.J., July 10, 2018 - Few current retirees take a new job in their golden years—but more than half of future retirees expect to continue working during retirement, driven by uncertainty about Social Security and their own financial preparedness, a new study from PGIM Investments reveals.

June 14, 2018

Looking ahead after the U.S.-North Korea summit

The historic summit between the U.S. and North Korean leaders in Singapore ended with impressive imagery; however, the joint statement by President Trump and Chairman Kim Jong Un seemed short on details. In “Looking Ahead After the U.S.-North Korea Summit,” Gerwin Bell, Ph.D., lead economist for Asia on PGIM Fixed Income’s Global Macroeconomic Research Team, and Mehill Marku, portfolio manager for PGIM Fixed Income’s Foreign Exchange Team, examine two competing schools of thought concerning how the delicate relationship between the two countries may evolve.

June 12, 2018

PGIM Real Estate enters San Francisco Bay Area multifamily joint venture with CityView managed client

SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2018 – PGIM Real Estate has formed a joint venture with a public pension fund client of CityView to acquire a 50 percent interest in a portfolio of five Class A multifamily properties in the San Francisco Bay Area. The portfolio is valued at approximately $500 million. PGIM Real Estate, acting on behalf of an institutional real estate investor, is the real estate investment business of PGIM, the $1 trillion global investment management businesses of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).