Principal Financial Group, Inc. to Hold Investor Conference


DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 19, 2009--Principal Financial Group, Inc.(NYSE: PFG) today announced that it will hold a virtual conference for investors and analysts the morning of Thursday, Dec. 3, 2009. Management will discuss company strategy, business operations, financial results, outlook for 2010, and other areas of interest to investors. Details on how to access the conference as well as an agenda will be released approximately 2 weeks prior to the event.

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.

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