Principal Financial Group, Inc., Senior Executives Speak at Goldman Sachs Brazil Financials & Real Estate Conference


DES MOINES, Iowa, Mar 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: PFG) announces that Terry Lillis, senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Principal Financial Group, and Roberto Walker, President of Principal International Latin America, will present at the Goldman Sachs Brazil Financials and Real Estate Conference on Wed., April 6, 2011 at 5 pm (ET) in Sao Palo, Brazil. Their presentations will provide insight on the company's strategy to drive sustained growth and performance going forward as well as on opportunities for Principal International in Latin America.

A webcast will not be available, however presentation materials can be accessed from the Principal Financial Group Investor Relations website ( 30 minutes before the start of the presentation.

About the Principal Financial Group

The Principal Financial Group(R) (The Principal(R))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 $318.8 billion in assets under management2 and serves some 19.1 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 Dec. 31, 2010.

SOURCE: Principal Financial Group, Inc.

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