Prudential plc announced Third Quarter 2008 Interim Management Statement

22/10/2008

Prudential plc has released its third quarter 2008 interim management statement.

The Total Group Insurance sales increased 15%. Its Capital position remains robust - Insurance Group's Directive (IGD) surplus of £1.2 billion at 30 September 2008, which is sufficient for the Group to remain resilient to a significant further deterioration in both market and economic conditions.

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