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A.M. Best Affirms Ratings Of Principal Financial Group, Inc. And Its Subsidiaries

A.M. Best believes PFG is well positioned at its current rating level in the near to medium term. Factors that could lead to negative future rating actions include a material decrease in PFG’s operating earnings as a result of a decline in its net cash flow and low interest rates and/or a material deterioration in its risk-adjusted capitalization driven by investment losses or the deployment of capital to support further acquisitions or share repurchase activity.

For a complete listing of Principal Financial Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries’ FSRs, ICRs and debt ratings, please visit www.ambest.com/press/120304principal.pdf.

The methodology used in determining these ratings is Best’s Credit Rating Methodology, which provides a comprehensive explanation of A.M. Best’s rating process and contains the different rating criteria employed in the rating process. Best’s Credit Rating Methodology can be found at www.ambest.com/ratings/methodology.

Founded in 1899, A.M. Best Company is the world’s oldest and most authoritative insurance rating and information source. For more information, visit www.ambest.com.

Copyright © 2012 by A.M. Best Company, Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.



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