Our History

Prudential's History in Asia

 

Timeline
Drag the timeline button to learn about significant dates and milestones in Prudential's history throughout Asia.
  • 1931
    1931

    Prudential Assurance launched in Singapore. The first branch office at 17/18 Mercantile Bank building.

  • 1931
    1931b

    First General Manager of Prudential Singapore.

  • 1941 - 1945
    1941

    New business resumes in 1946 after the Japanese Occupation.

  • 1952
    1952

    The Malayan Star Club is founded on the 21st anniversary of Prudential Singapore.

  • 1965
    1970s

    Singapore becomes an Independent Republic and the branch is subsequently changed to the South East Asian branch.

  • 1991
    1991

    Branch Business is transferred to Prudential Assurance Company Singapore (Pte).

  • 1992
    1992

    Launch of comprehensive suite of PRUlink Investment-linked product.

  • 1999
    1999

    Prudential Tower opens to great acclaim.

  • 2000
    2000

    Prudential Singapore is named life insurance company of the year at the Asia Insurance Industry Awards.

  • 2001
    2001

    Prudential becomes the chief patron of Prudential's Children First, the only international art's event for children.

  • 2002 - 2007
    2002

    Prudential Singapore has the most Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) members for 6 consecutive years.

  • 2010
    2010

    Prudential Singapore launches “Know Your Numbers with Prudential”

  • 2011
    2011

    Prudential Singapore celebrates 80 years in Singapore.

  • 2012
    2012

    Celebrated the 20th Anniversary of Investment-Linked Life Insurance Policies (ILP) in Singapore.

  • 2014
    2014

    Prudential Singapore was awarded an AA Financial Strength Rating by leading credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s.