Prudential plc acquires Goldstar Life Assurance in Uganda

Prudential Plc acquires Goldstar Life Assurance in UgandaMatt Lilley (on the left) and Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia (on the right)

Prudential plc, one of the world’s oldest and most strongly capitalised life insurers, has today acquired Goldstar Life Assurance of Uganda and formed a long-term strategic partnership with Crane Bank.

Uganda will become Prudential’s third African insurance business, following the entries into Ghana and Kenya in 2014.

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About Prudential plc
Prudential plc is incorporated in England and Wales and is one of the world’s leading financial services groups. Prudential has been in existence for more than 167 years and provides insurance and financial services through its subsidiaries and affiliates throughout the world. It has around 24 million insurance customers in the UK, US, Asia and Africa, and more than US$ 773.3 billion of assets under management (as at 31 December 2014).

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