Robert Thomas “Tom” Crider 1947~2021

Robert Thomas “Tom” Crider, 74, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania passed away October 16, 2021 at Chambersburg Hospital. He was born on May 12, 1947 in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania to Frederick and Adelaide (Evans) Crider. Tom had worked for James River Corporation for 29 years before becoming a realtor for Prudential Franklin Reality...
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The Hilton Head Regional Healthcare Hospital Auxiliary donates $53,000 in scholarships to support area nursing students

The Hospital Auxiliary recently presented $53,000 in scholarships for area nursing and health care students. These scholarships are important in attracting new students and helping to address the shortage of nurses in the low country. Over the past 30 years, the Auxiliary has donated approximately $850,000 in scholarships through proceeds from its Annual Hospital Auxiliary Invitational Golf Tournament held at Harbour Town and Wexford.
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PGIM Enters APAC Data Centre Market with $575M Equinix Sydney JV

PGIM Real Estate is set to make its first Asia Pacific data centre investment after teaming up with Equinix to form a $575 million joint venture that will expand the network infrastructure giant’s hyperscale footprint into Australia. The property fund management unit of US financial services giant Prudential has entered...
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Judge sets hearing on claim against Easterday estate

A federal judge in Yakima, Wash., said Wednesday he needs more testimony to decide whether cattleman Cody Easterday understood the risks of a $50 million loan he took out a year before filing for bankruptcy and pleading guilty to fraud. Prudential Insurance Co. claims that by defaulting on the loan,...

The rise and fall of Evergrande, a Chinese real estate giant - France 24

A former steelworker, Xu Jiayin, founded the group in Shenzhen (south) by banking on the rapid urbanization of the country. The 323 apartments in his first real estate project are sold in half a day. 2009: IPO. Evergrande lands on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, raising funds that will allow...

Joe Biden’s Taiwan strategy on brink as China invasion fears explode

China ‘senses weakness’ from Biden over the South China Sea. With the US and China vying for dominance as the world’s largest economy, US-based multinational companies are investing heavily in China in spite of threats by Beijing to invade Taiwan by force if necessary. China’s financial services market boasts a $45trillion dollar potential and could be the reason why companies such as JP Morgan Chase, Goldman Sachs and Blackrock are all turning a blind eye to the human rights abuses, the aggressive stance towards Taiwan, and the rising presence of Chinese interests across the globe in the One Belt One Road Initiative.
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Crypto glossary

The most important market trends and how Wall Street's best minds respond to them. Delivered every weekday. Alt or alternative coins: Any cryptocurrency other than the original cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, is known as an alt-coin. Alt-coins range from relatively well-established and popular coins like Ether through to joke currencies like dogecoin. The term is also sometimes applied to stablecoins or to tokens that represent a stake of ownership, such as a security token.

3 numbers to know this week: 10/19

The percentage of millennials who are leaving their jobs to find better compensation and benefits, per a Prudential survey. It’s just one more stat to advance the theory that job complacency among this generation...doesn’t exist. Good on us. 0.7%. The seasonally adjusted increase in retail sales in September, compared to...

Chinese Immigrant Specializes With Clients Who Want Financial Help In Their Native Language

Forbes Rankings: America’s Top Financial Security Professionals. Background: Yuan, 51, was born in China and lived there through her undergraduate studies before coming to the United States to get a masters degree in actuarial math at the University of Minnesota. She spent 30 years working in the actuarial field for several companies including Merrill Lynch and her current employer, Prudential Financial.

CapabilitySource Celebrates 10 Years of Transforming Marketing Operations

The award-winning consultancy reaches its 10-year milestone of designing innovative solutions that improve marketing effectiveness, efficiency and performance. This month, CapabilitySource, a leading marketing operations consultancy, celebrates its 10-year anniversary. Present-day CEO and President, Glenn Coward, founded the company in 2011 with the purpose of simplifying the way people work and helping companies navigate the complex landscape of marketing digital transformation. Over the next 10 years, CapabilitySource was a key partner in transforming marketing teams at firms like Disney, Charles Schwab, Prudential and the Bank of Montreal using organization redesign, process improvement, centralized information and cloud technologies.

Ikigai Unveils Sustainable Portfolios

Today ikigai, the premium fintech app, unveils their newly redesigned portfolios in line with environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria. ikigai have updated all their portfolios to screen out companies involved in any of the following practices as identified by MSCI ESG research: controversial weapons, nuclear weapons, civilian firearms, tobacco, UN global compact violators, thermal coal and oil sands.

Buy ICICI Prudential Life Insurance; target of Rs 780: Motilal Oswal

IPRU posted ~35% YoY growth in new business APE, led by healthy trends in the Annuity segment (~67% YoY), while ULIP growth bounced back strongly (~44% YoY). Protection growth was aided by Credit Life/Group Term, while Retail Protection growth stood weak. On the distribution side, growth was supported across all channels (barring ICICIBC). IPRU continued to improve its distribution mix by adding new partners and agents. VNB grew ~28% YoY to INR5.2b (~7% miss). VNB margin moderated by 130bp YoY to 26%, affected by slower growth in Protection sales. Shareholders’ PAT grew strongly (~47% YoY), aided by moderation in COVID-19 claims. Persistency improved in the 13th month, but was stable in the 61st month.

Benefits of Repaying Your Coronavirus-Related Distribution (“CRD”) through Prudential

Participants who took a Coronavirus-Related Distribution (“CRD”) from their New York City District Council of Carpenters Annuity Fund account through Prudential in 2020 under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (“CARES”) Act may repay any amount back to their account. Your repayment is considered a tax-free rollover as long as it’s repaid within three years of the date you received the funds. Amounts not repaid within the three years will be considered taxable income.

Renovating After a Divorce? Here Are a Few Key Tips to Follow

While divorce can be heartbreaking, it’s also extremely common. In the United States, between 40% and 50% of all marriages will end in divorce. If you are recently divorced and staying in your home, you might be considering a renovation to help you start fresh. This can be a great way to get yourself moving forward, but it can also be very expensive. Here are some ways to help you renovate on a budget after your divorce.

Welcome to the NEW SheSpeaks!

The creator economy has exploded over the last few years. Influencer Marketing spend is expected to increase to $22 Billion by 2022, up from just $500 Million in 2015. SheSpeaks is proud to have supported hundreds of thousands of influencers and creators since our launch in 2008, and in partnership with them have created innovative and award winning campaigns for clients like Hershey’s, Prudential, Kraft/Heinz, P&G and many others.