Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Prudential Financial Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Prudential Financial
Penalty: 
$32,600,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
September 16, 2019
Offense Group: 
financial offenses
Primary Offense: 
investor protection violation
Violation Description: 

Two subsidiaries of Prudential Financial Inc. -- AST Investment Services Inc. and PGIM Investments LLC -- agrred to pay a $5 million penalty and disgorge $27.6 million -- to settle allegations of failing to disclose conflicts of interest and making misleading disclosures to the boards for 94 funds they advised.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Securities and Exchange Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New Jersey
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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