Principal Financial Group, Inc.

711 High Street,
Des Moines, Idaho 50392
United States,
(515) 247-5111
www.principal.com

Principal Financial Group, Inc. is a global investment management offering retirement services, insurance solutions and asset management.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 2 - - 2 - - 4
vol $1.5B $1.5B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest AFP Cuprum S.A.
$1.5B (2012-10-08)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Principal Financial Group has acquired 4 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years.

Principal Financial Group’s largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired AFP Cuprum S.A. for $1.5B. Principal Financial Group has acquired in 1 US state, and 3 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include insurance (50%) and financial services (25%).

When analyzing the insurance sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 354 insurance companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 39 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 15 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic insurance acquirer over the past 3 years is HUB International, with 100 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the insurance sector over the past 3 years is The Carlyle Group with 4 platform acquisitions.

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