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Long-term thinking
for life

Prudential plc Annual Report 2015

Prudential has delivered a strong performance in 2015. We continue to grow across our key metrics despite the macroeconomic uncertainty and the challenges presented by low long-term interest rates.

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Group overview

Delivering long-term
value to customers
and shareholders

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£4,007m IFRS operating profit

22% increase on 2014

Group Chief Executive; Mike Wells

Strategic report

We focus on three
markets, Asia, the US
and the UK where we
see continued growing demand for our products.

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24m life customers worldwide

187% total shareholder
return achieved1
since 2010

23,507 employees worldwide

£4.8bn total investment2
in the economy

For notes, please see the Strategic report section

Read more: How our business works

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Top 3 position in nine out of 12 life markets

Prudential Corporation Asia has leading insurance and asset management operations across 14 markets in Asia and serves the emerging middle class families of the region's outperforming economies.

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UK Insurance

£104bnfunds under management in with-profits funds3

Founded in the UK in 1848, Prudential is a long-established leading provider of life and pensions, with a relentless focus on the needs of the age cohorts where wealth is most heavily concentrated.

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US$199bn+ of statutory admitted assets2

Founded over 50 years ago, Jackson is one of the largest life insurance companies in the US, providing retirement savings and income solutions aimed at the 75 million baby boomers.

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UK Asset management

£246bn+funds under management

M&G has been investing money for individual and institutional clients for over 80 years. M&G has grown to be one of Europe's largest retail and institutional fund managers by developing its expertise in active investment.


Strong, effective and transparent governance

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‘Good corporate governance makes an indispensable
contribution to the
growth and long-term
success of any

Paul Manduca

Paul Manduca, Chairman

Financial statements

£4,007m IFRS operating profit

£2,617m EEV new business profit

£3,050m underlying free surplus generation

£9.7bn Group Solvency II capital surplus

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