Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 27 November 2014

Pru earnings soar on Asian growth

Prudential has delivered a 25% leap in annual earnings to £2.5bn after it added more than a million new customers in Asia.

The insurer said Asian operating profits have more than doubled in the past three years after jumping 26% to £988m in 2012. It saw record levels of new business as it focused on Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand.

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