Principal Financial Group, Inc. Announces New Time for Conference Call for Third Quarter 2009 Financial Results; Earnings Release Timing Unchanged


DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 16, 2009--Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: PFG) announced today that it has changed its conference call from 10 a.m. (ET) on Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009 to 5:30 p.m. (ET) on Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, to avoid a conflict with another company’s investor event. The Principal expects to return to its traditional schedule when it releases fourth quarter 2009 results.

As originally announced on Oct. 5, 2009, timing of the earnings release for third quarter 2009 financial and operating results is unchanged – 4 p.m. (ET) on Monday, Nov. 2, 2009. A copy of the earnings release and financial supplement will be posted at

During the conference call, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Larry Zimpleman and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Terry Lillis will lead a discussion of results. Other members of senior management will be available for the Q&A portion of the call, which can be accessed as follows:

Please go to the website at least 10-15 minutes prior to the start of the call to register, and to download and install any necessary audio software.

  • Via telephone by dialing approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the call.

The leader’s name is Tom Graf .
800-374-1609 (U.S. and Canadian callers)
706-643-7701 (International callers)

An audio replay will be available via:
800-642-1687 (U.S. and Canadian callers)
706-645-9291 (International Callers)
Access code for the replay is 33374311. The replay will be available approximately two hours after the completion of the live earnings call through the end of day Nov. 10, 2009.

About the Principal Financial Group

The Principal Financial Group® (The Principal ®)1 is a leader in offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement and investment services, life and health insurance, and banking through its diverse family of financial services companies. A member of the Fortune 500, the Principal Financial Group has 257.7 billion in assets under management2 and serves some 18.8 million customers worldwide from offices in Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and the United States. Principal Financial Group, Inc. is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol PFG. For more information, visit

1“The Principal Financial Group” and “The Principal” are registered service marks of Principal Financial Services, Inc., a member of the Principal Financial Group.

2As of June 30, 2009

Source: Principal Financial Group, Inc.

Principal Financial Group, Inc.
Media Contact:
Susan Houser, 515-248-2268
Investor Contact:
Tom Graf, 515-235-9500