Updated Panel Discussion Time for Principal Financial Group, Inc., Principal Global Investors CEO Jim McCaughan and COO Barb McKenzie at the 2012 KBW Asset Management Conference


DES MOINES, Iowa --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 1, 2012-- Principal Financial Group, Inc.(NYSE: PFG) announces that Jim McCaughan, chief executive officer and Barb McKenzie, chief operating officer of Principal Global Investors, will participate in a panel discussion at the 2012 KBW Asset Management Conference on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. (ET) in New York. The panel will provide insight on the company’s strategy to drive sustained growth and performance going forward.

Parties interested in listening to the panel discussion live may access the webcast on the Principal Financial Group Investor Relations website ( Presentation materials will be available on the website.

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About the Principal Financial Group
The Principal Financial Group®(The Principal®)1 is a global investment management leader including retirement services, insurance solutions and asset management. The Principal offers businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services, including retirement, asset management and insurance through its diverse family of financial services companies. Founded in 1879 and a member of the FORTUNE 500®, the Principal Financial Group has $364.1 billion in assets under management2and serves some 17.3 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.
2 As of March 31, 2012.

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