Barry Stowe, CEO for Asia at Prudential, says the insurer focuses on businesses that are less interest rate sensitive so as to mitigate macro economic risks.
European equities closed mostly higher on Wednesday as investors reacted to a slew of earnings reports and data, as the euro rallied against the dollar.
Tidjane Thiam, outgoing CEO of Prudential, says that he's very pleased to pass the bat onto the incoming CEO of Prudential, Mike Wells, who he says will be a remarkable leader.
Tidjane Thiam, outgoing CEO of Prudential, talks about the U.K. in terms of business prospects and the political cycle.
Are we getting to a stage where politicians and bank regulators are confident to trust insurance and banking businesses? Tidjane Thiam, outgoing CEO of Prudential, weighs in.
Prudential has released its Q1 results. Tidjane Thiam, outgoing CEO of Prudential, says that its first quarter numbers are very good and discusses the positive performance in Asia.
British insurer Prudential has appointed Mike Wells, head of its U.S. business,as its new chief executive to replace Tidjane Thiam.
British regulators have challenged their US peers over their reluctance to subject Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway to tougher scrutiny. The Financial Times reports.
Narendra Modi last month passed legislation allowing foreign players to increase their stakes in local joint ventures. The Financial Times reports.
Noble Group's 30 percent share-slump over the past month has made it attractive to Asian companies that want a bigger slice in global commodities trading.
Asian equities were lower across the board on Wednesday, pressured by a plunge on Wall Street overnight and as a string of China data fell short of expectations.
U.S. stocks closed more than 1.5 percent lower at one-month lows, pressured by a surge in the dollar and some weakness in oil.
The outgoing Credit Suisse chief executive told CNBC that the decision to leave the Swiss bank was reached mutually, adding that he had "accomplished quite a lot."
Europe closed sharply down on Tuesday, as the sell-off in US stocks gained momentum, with investors spooked by oil price weakness and dollar strength.
Brady Dougan, outgoing CEO of Credit Suisse, says it's "an unusual time for the markets," which will continue for some time.
Brady Dougan, outgoing CEO of Credit Suisse, says that his replacement, Tidjane Thiam, has courage, good vision and a background that is ideal for the business.
Brady Dougan, outgoing CEO of Credit Suisse, says that the decision to leave the Swiss bank was jointly decided with the board, and that a high priority for him was to make sure there was a smooth transition with his departure.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a sharply lower open on Tuesday, as a fresh dip in the oil price weighed on investor sentiment.
There are "huge opportunities" for Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse, its incoming CEO Tidjane Thiam told CNBC Tuesday.
Tidjane Thiam, outgoing CEO of Prudential, says that he always knew he'd leave Prudential someday, and that he doesn't know who will take his position.