Principal Sees Strong Life Sales and Variable Annuity Asset Growth
Recognition of losses on investments cut net income.
Nationwide Tests Web-Based Program: Annuity Products
In other product news, Principal adds two variable annuity contracts.
Principal Financial reports higher insurance earnings
Executives say the specialty benefits unit is making record sales.
Insurer ordered to pay $10M policy in lawyer's sudden brain cancer death
A Connecticut federal judge has ruled that it was wrong for the Principal National Life Insurance Co. to refuse to pay out a $10 million policy on a Hartford lawyer who died of brain cancer.
Transamerica joins BlackRock for annuities with ETF options
Transamerica, the U.S. insurer owned by Aegon NV, will offer smart-beta exchange-traded funds from BlackRock Inc. to bolster its variable annuity offerings.
Millennial business owners: pictures of confidence (in 6 slides)
Millennial business owners are more likely to offer workplace benefits, including insurance, over the next 12 months.
Principal Financial slumps as forecast disappoints Wall Street
The insurer slumped 4.5 percent to $48.87 at 11:27 a.m. in New York.
The 10 biggest announcements from life and health insurers this week
From key hires across the industry to impressive operating earnings announced, here's the latest corporate news you need to know.
These 6 charts show what American workers really think about the U.S. economy
Good news for advisors: More than half of American workers (53 percent) expect to save or invest their tax refund this year.
A word to the wise CFO: Stay focused
The insurers are endeavoring to boost their bottom lines by cutting expenses and leveraging existing resources.