Principal Financial Group, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results

Results to be released Aug. 1; Conference call scheduled for Aug. 2

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

Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: PFG) announced today that it will release second quarter 2011 financial results after the market closes on Monday, Aug. 1, 2011. On Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011 at 10 a.m. ET, Larry Zimpleman, chairman, president and chief executive officer, and Terry Lillis, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will discuss second quarter results during a live conference call. Other members of senior management will be available for a question and answer session during the conference call. Additional information about quarterly financial results, including the earnings release and supplement, will be available on our website at

There are several ways to access the Tuesday, Aug. 2 conference call:

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.

Access Code is 79538107
800-374-1609 (U.S. and Canadian callers)
706-643-7701 (International callers)
800-642-1687 (U.S. and Canadian callers)
706-645-9291 (International Callers)
Access code for the replay is 79538107. The replay will be available approximately two hours after the completion of the live earnings call.

About the Principal Financial Group

The Principal Financial Group(R)(The Principal(R))1 is a retirement and global asset management leader. The Principal offers businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement, investment services and insurance through its diverse family of financial services companies. A member of the FORTUNE 500(R), the Principal Financial Group has $327.4 billion in assets under management2and serves some 16.4 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 March 31, 2011.

SOURCE: Principal Financial Group, Inc.

Principal Financial Group, Inc.
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