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    Principal Global Investors Unlocks the Future of Capital Markets

    Business Wire – 11:57 AM ET 04/27/2015

    The future of capital markets may be impossible to predict, but it is possible to identify trends likely to impact capital markets in the coming years, according to Jim McCaughan, CEO of Principal Global Investors, in the new paper “Unlocking the Future of Capital Markets.

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    Principal Financial Group, Inc. Announces Preferred Dividend

    Business Wire – 4:10 PM ET 04/23/2015

    Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG) announced today that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $1.39075 per share on its 5.563% Series A non–cumulative perpetual preferred stock and a cash dividend of $0.407375 per share on its 6.518% Series B non-cumulative perpetual preferred stock.

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    Principal Financial Group, Inc. Announces First Quarter Results; Company Also Announces Common Stock Dividend Increase

    Business Wire – 4:01 PM ET 04/23/2015

    Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG) today announced results for first quarter 2015.

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    Principal Financial Group Leaders to Speak at Milken Institute Global Conference

    Business Wire – 2:17 PM ET 04/21/2015

    The Principal Financial Group®, a global investment management leader, announces three executives will speak at the 2015 Milken Institute Global Conference being held April 26 – April 29, 2015, in Los Angeles, Calif.

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    Retirement Survey: Debt Down, Confidence Up

    PR Newswire – 8:00 AM ET 04/21/2015

    WASHINGTON, April 21, 2015 Although confidence is still a long way from the historic highs seen during the 25-year history of the Retirement Confidence Survey, 22 percent of workers now say they are very confident about having enough money to live comfortably throughout their retirement years.

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    Iowa Insurance Companies to Host Des Moines Insurance Conference June 11

    Business Wire – 4:00 PM ET 04/16/2015

    Six Iowa insurance companies are collaborating to host the second annual 2015 Des Moines Insurance Conference on June 11 in Des Moines, Iowa.

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    Is Your Company One of the Best?

    Business Wire – 12:38 PM ET 04/15/2015

    The Principal Financial Group® seeks small to medium-sized companies that excel in helping their employees achieve financial security during the 14th annual search for The Principal® 10 Best Companies for Employee Financial Security. The program showcases the top 10 growing companies for their commitment to their employees' total financial security.

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    The Principal Strengthens ESOP Team with Two New Hires

    Business Wire – 2:47 PM ET 04/09/2015

    To further build its employee stock ownership plan team, the Principal Financial Group® hired Kim Blaugher as a vice president of consulting and Amy Hartnett as a director of business development.

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    Study Shows Americans Are Hanging on to Refunds This Tax Season

    Business Wire – 9:53 AM ET 04/07/2015

    As tax season winds down, American workers have cautious, but improved expectations about the economy, according to new research from the Principal Financial Group®. The Principal Financial Well-Being IndexSM: American Workers found that while 44 percent of workers are cautious about the economic outlook for 2015, 34 percent still remain optimistic about their outlook, with just 11 percent of...

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    Principal Financial Group, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2015 Financial Results

    Business Wire – 4:04 PM ET 04/06/2015

    Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG) announced today that it will release first quarter 2015 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, April 23, 2015.

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    It's a Three-Peat for the Principal Global Real Estate Securities Fund

    Business Wire – 9:00 AM ET 04/01/2015

    For the third year in a row, Principal Funds received a Lipper Fund Award for the Principal Global Real Estate Securities Fund. The fund was named the best global real estate fund out of 92 funds over the five-year period. “Our primary focus as managers is to assist investors in reaching their financial goals.

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    MOVES-Principal Global Investors names Helly Pilavachi director of European fund distribution

    Reuters – 10:32 AM ET 03/30/2015

    Principal Global Investors, the asset management arm of Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG), appointed Helly Pilavachi as director of European fund distribution. The New York-based company said Pilavachi will be based in London and will focus on sales and business development in French-speaking Europe.

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    The Principal Enhances Support for Participants Nearing Retirement

    Business Wire – 11:40 AM ET 03/25/2015

    Principal Financial Group®, only a third of its pre-retiree participants have created a plan for income in retirement1. To help them navigate that crucial time near and at the moment of retirement, The Principal® has consolidated new and existing resources into a retirement transition program that offers an increased level of engagement, education and service for participants age 55 and older.

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    Principal Funds Launches Emerging Markets Equity Fund

    Business Wire – 10:54 AM ET 03/23/2015

    As a complement to its global investment product lineup, Principal Funds has launched the Principal Origin Emerging Markets Fund, offering shares for Class A, Class I and Class R6.

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    The Principal Financial Group Names Hochschild to Board of Directors

    Business Wire – 4:00 PM ET 03/20/2015

    The Principal Financial Group® announced that Roger C. Hochschild, president and chief operating officer for Discover Financial Services, has joined The Principal® Board of Directors effective March 18, 2015. “Roger will be a valuable Board member for The Principal. Hochschild has been in his current role with Discover since 2004.

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    Principal Global Investors Announces New ETF Managing Director

    Business Wire – 2:40 PM ET 03/10/2015

    Principal Global Investors announces the hiring of Paul Kim as managing director and head of exchange traded fund strategy at Principal Financial Group®. Kim is based in Principal Global Investors’ Des Moines office and began his new role on March 2. In this newly created role, Kim is responsible for the launch and growth of The Principal’s active ETF business.

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    Millennials and Retirement: Saving Early but Not Saving Enough

    Business Wire – 10:46 AM ET 03/10/2015

    While the majority of millennials are starting early when saving for retirement, most aren’t saving enough now in order to enjoy a comfortable retirement later, according to new research from the Principal Financial Group®. In a recent survey of millennial workers, 63 percent report they started saving for retirement before age 25.

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    Ethisphere Names The Principal One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies

    Business Wire – 9:44 AM ET 03/09/2015

    Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, named the Principal Financial Group® as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company®. Only 100 publicly traded companies in the world earned this distinction in 2015.

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    Satisfied Clients Put The Principal at the Top

    Business Wire – 11:43 AM ET 03/04/2015

    The numbers are in and the people have spoken. “Each year we survey The Principal’s clients and the scores are consistently high. The Principal received “best in class” or “beat the benchmark” in all major categories with overall satisfaction remaining strong at 95 percent.

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    Principal Financial Group Provides Webcast Details for March 11, 2015 Principal International Latin America Update

    Business Wire – 3:45 PM ET 03/02/2015

    Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG) today announced webcast details for its investor event highlighting its Latin American businesses. A live audio webcast, along with presentation materials, will be available on the company's investor relations website.


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