Slaughter and May is advising Prudential plc on the proposed demerger of its UK & Europe business

14 Mar 2018

Slaughter and May is advising Prudential plc on the proposed demerger of its UK & Europe business (M&G Prudential) from Prudential plc, resulting in two separately-listed companies. M&G Prudential will be an independent, capital-efficient UK & Europe savings and investment provider, headquartered in London and holding a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange. On completion of the demerger (which is subject to shareholder and regulatory approval), Prudential plc will be a leading international insurance group focused on high-growth opportunities in Asia, the US and Africa, headquartered in London and retaining its premium listing on the London Stock Exchange, its primary listing in Hong Kong, and other listings in Singapore and New York.

Contacts

Corporate: Roland Turnill (partner), Susannah Macknay (partner), Oliver Wareham (partner), Thomas Peacock (associate), Carla Edney (associate); Financial Regulation: Jan Putnis (partner), David Shone (associate), Victoria Lee (associate); Financing: Guy O’Keefe (partner), Kevin Howes (associate), Harry Bacon (associate), Kieran Turton (associate); IP&IT: Susie Middlemiss (partner), Laura Houston (associate); Pensions and Employment: Jonathan Fenn (partner), Liam Goulding (associate), Lidia Danyi (associate); Tax: Mike Lane (partner), Kyle O’Sullivan (associate)

Hong Kong: Roger Cheng (partner), Peter Lake (partner), Mike Ringer (associate), Nicola Lui (associate)


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