PPM America is a U.S.-based investment management firm that primarily provides investment advisory services to a variety of portfolio product types originated by affiliates of its UK parent Prudential Financial. Established in 1990 and based in Chicago, Illinois. The firm provides public and private fixed income, public equity, real estate related assets and private equity. PPM offers fixed income, buyout, co-investment opportunity, recapitalization, and growth opportunity solutions. The company also manages a portfolio of third-party funds ranging from buyouts to venture capital to industry-specific funds.