News Releases

  • Principal launches two new variable annuities

    Recognizing that people need more flexibility and choices as they look to grow and protect savings, Principal Financial Group® has enhanced its variable annuity line-up. 

  • Principal to Announce First Quarter 2017 Financial Results

    Principal Financial Group® announced today that it will release first quarter 2017 financial results 15 minutes after the market closes on Thursday, April 27, 2017.

  • Survey: retirement plans at work raise confidence

    While overall confidence in having enough money to live comfortably in retirement remains steady, workers who participate in a defined contribution retirement plan through their employer continue to report higher levels of confidence, according to the 2017 Retirement Confidence Survey.

  • Principal again named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies

    For the seventh time, Principal Financial Group® is one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. Principal® is one of only 124 companies globally chosen by Ethisphere Institute for this recognition.

  • Principal again named a top company for executive women

    For the 16th time, Principal Financial Group® is one of the NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women, as named by the National Association for Female Executives.

  • Principal Asia Chair to Retire

    Principal Financial Group® announced today that Rex Auyeung, chairman of Principal Asia, will be retiring in June 2017 after 23 years of service.