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Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG.OQ)

PFG.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Principal Expands Digital Reach With Robustwealth Acquisition
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 

May 30 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::PRINCIPAL EXPANDS DIGITAL REACH WITH ROBUSTWEALTH ACQUISITION.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP - ROBUSTWEALTH WILL REMAIN UNDER MANAGEMENT OF MIKE KERINS, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AS PART OF PRINCIPAL.  Full Article

Principal Announces New $300 Million Share Repurchase Authorization
Monday, 7 May 2018 

Principal Financial Group Inc ::PRINCIPAL ANNOUNCES NEW $300 MILLION SHARE REPURCHASE AUTHORIZATION.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP - BOARD APPROVED A NEW AUTHORIZATION FOR REPURCHASE OF UP TO $300 MILLION OF CO'S OUTSTANDING COMMON STOCK.  Full Article

Principal Financial Recommends Shareholders Reject Second Round Of Mini-Tender Offers By Baker Mills
Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018 

April 18 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::PRINCIPAL RECOMMENDS SHAREHOLDERS REJECT SECOND ROUND OF MINI-TENDER OFFERS BY BAKER MILLS LLC.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP - RECEIVED NOTICE OF UNSOLICITED MINI-TENDER OFFER BY BAKER MILLS TO PURCHASE UP TO 60,000 SHARES OF CO FROM CO'S SHAREHOLDERS.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - CO RECOMMENDS THAT SHAREHOLDERS DO NOT TENDER THEIR SHARES IN RESPONSE TO BAKER MILLS' OFFER.  Full Article

Principal And CIMB Group To Realign Ownership Stakes In JV Across Southeast Asia
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::PRINCIPAL AND CIMB GROUP TO REALIGN OWNERSHIP STAKES IN JOINT VENTURES ACROSS SOUTHEAST ASIA.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL - ONCE COMPLETE, CO WILL INCREASE ITS OWNERSHIP STAKE TO 60 PERCENT WITH CIMB RETAINING 40 PERCENT OWNERSHIP IN ENTITIES.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL - CO, CIMB SIGNED AGREEMENTS FOR CO TO GAIN ADDITIONAL OWNERSHIP OF CIMB-CO ASSET MANAGEMENT ,CIMB-CO ISLAMIC ASSET MANAGEMENT.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED IN Q2 OF 2018.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - PRINCIPAL WILL PAY CIMB UP TO ABOUT US$117 MILLION FOR ADDITIONAL OWNERSHIP STAKE.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - JOINT VENTURES WILL CONTINUE TO BE CO-MANAGED BY BOTH COMPANIES.  Full Article

CIMB, Principal Financial to realign ownership stakes in joint ventures
Thursday, 11 Jan 2018 

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Malaysia's CIMB Group ::Says Principal Financial Group to increase stake in two asset management joint ventures to 60 percent.Says deal will see CIMB recording gain of about 950 million rgt.  Full Article

Principal Financial Group Says 2018 Outlook Assumes $900 Mln-$1.3 Bln Of Total Capital Deployed For Stock Dividends, Share Repurchases, Among Others
Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017 

Dec 12 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::PRINCIPAL ANNOUNCES OUTLOOK FOR 2018.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP - 2018 OUTLOOK ASSUMES $900 MILLION TO $1.3 BILLION OF TOTAL CAPITAL DEPLOYED FOR STOCK DIVIDENDS, SHARE REPURCHASES, AMONG OTHERS.  Full Article

Principal to Expand Real Estate Investment Capabilities
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - ‍ PRINCIPAL GLOBAL INVESTORS WILL ASSUME OWNERSHIP OF INTERNOS GLOBAL INVESTORS SUBJECT TO REGULATORY APPROVAL​.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP - ‍INVESTMENT TEAMS OF INTERNOS WILL REMAIN UNCHANGED, AND SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM WILL CONTINUE TO GUIDE DIRECTION OF FIRM​.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - ‍BERKSHIRE CAPITAL SERVED AS FINANCIAL ADVISORS ON TRANSACTION TO PRINCIPAL​.PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP INC - ‍ONCE DEAL HAS RECEIVED REGULATORY APPROVAL, INTERNOS WILL BECOME PRINCIPAL REAL ESTATE INVESTORS EUROPE​.  Full Article

Principal Financial Q3 earnings per share $2.76
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::Principal announces third quarter 2017 results.Q3 operating earnings per share $1.28.Q3 earnings per share $2.76.Q3 earnings per share view $1.30 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Principal financial group inc - quarter-end ‍assets under management (aum) of $655.5 billion, up 10 percent on a trailing twelve-month basis​.  Full Article

Principal Financial Group discloses AUM by asset manager as of Sept 30
Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017 

Oct 17 (Reuters) - Principal Financial Group Inc ::Says as of September 30, 2017, AUM by asset manager were $423.3 billion for Principal Global Investors.Says ‍as of September 30, 2017, AUM by asset manager were $162.1 billion for principal international and other entities of co.  Full Article

Principal Financial Group announces launch of 2 beta portfolios
Monday, 22 Aug 2016 

Principal Financial Group Inc : Launch of two strategic beta exchange traded funds (etfs) .Principal Healthcare Innovators index etf and principal millennials index etf were listed on NASDAQ starting august 22.  Full Article