Date of Report: July 26, 2012
On July 26, 2012, Principal Financial Group, Inc. publicly announced information regarding its results
announcement is included herewith as Exhibit 99.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
99 Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release
(Des Moines, Iowa) – Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: PFG) today announced results for second quarter
$20.8 million of net losses related to sales and permanent impairments of fixed maturity securities, including
billion as of June 30, 2011.