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Principal Financial Group, Inc. provides retirement savings, investment, and insurance products and services. It operates through Retirement and Investor Services, Principal Global Investors, Principal International, and U.S. Insurance Solutions segments. The Retirement and Investor Services provides a portfolio of asset accumulation products and services for retirement savings and investment to businesses, institutional clients, and employees of business and other individuals. It offers products and services for defined contribution pension plans, including 401(k) and 403(b) plans, defined benefit pension plans, nonqualified executive benefit plans, and employee stock ownership plan consulting services; investment-only products; and annuities, mutual funds, and bank products. The Principal Global Investors segment provides equity, fixed income, real estate, and other alternative investments, as well as currency management, asset allocation, stable value management, and other structured investment strategies. The Principal International segment offers retirement products and services, annuities, mutual funds, institutional asset management, and life insurance accumulation products in Brazil, Chile, China, Hong Kong SAR, India, Mexico, and the Southeast Asia. The U.S. Insurance Solutions segment provides individual life insurance products comprising universal and variable universal life insurance and traditional life insurance, as well as specialty benefits consisting of group dental and vision insurance, individual and group disability insurance, and group life insurance, as well as non-medical fee-for-service claims administration services in the United States. Principal Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1879 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa.

14,792 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/12/14
Founded in 1879

principal financial group (PFG) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President,...
Total Annual Compensation: $919.2K
Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Off...
Total Annual Compensation: $494.2K
Chief Executive Officer of Principal Global I...
Total Annual Compensation: $611.5K
Senior Vice President, President of Internati...
Total Annual Compensation: $541.2K
President of Retirement, Insurance & Financia...
Total Annual Compensation: $566.9K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

principal financial group (PFG) Key Developments

Principal Financial Group Inc Approves Cash Dividend 5.563% Series A and 6.518% Series B Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Payable on September 30, 2014

The board of directors of Principal Financial Group Inc. approved a cash dividend of USD 1.39075 per share on the company's 5.563% series A and USD 0.407375 per share on its 6.518% series B non-cumulative perpetual preferred stock. The dividends to stockholders of record as of September 11, 2014 will be paid on September 30, 2014.

Principal Financial Mulls Acquisitions

Principal Financial Group Inc. (NYSE:PFG) is looking for acquisition. The Chief Executive Officer of Principal Financial said, "Principal Financial plans to double that number, reaching a trillion dollars in assets within the next five to seven years". He also said, "If we can find some strategic (mergers & acquisitions) that's great, but we can easily see the opportunity to be at a trillion dollars in five to seven years just based on the footprint and the businesses we have today”.

Principal Financial Group, Inc. Declares Third Quarter 2014 Dividend Payable on Sept. 26, 2014

Principal Financial Group Inc. declared third quarter 2014 dividend of $0.34 per share of common stock, a 6% increase over the second quarter 2014 dividend. The dividend will be payable on Sept. 26, 2014, to shareholders of record as of Sept. 8, 2014.


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