Des Moines-based Principal Financial Group Inc. has released its latest business projections for 2018 — along with a revised report on capital deployment plans for the year — to deliver a clearer picture of anticipated earnings growth.
Three major firms — Nationwide, J.P. Morgan and Annexus — shared the spotlight recently in Des Moines, Iowa’s SRP Americas Indexed Insurance Forum 2017, celebrating joint status as “Deal of the Year” recipients at the annual event.
An Iowa-based banking corporation is seeing a weakness in the state's agricultural economy due to low grain prices, but its substantially lower third-quarter loans losses are not related to that sector.
Black Hills Corp., based in Rapid City, South Dakota, recently issued its third quarter 2017 results, additionally offering earnings guidance updates including news of a dividend increase and plan to discontinue oil and gas work.
EMC Insurance Companies, with headquarters in Des Moines, recently entered into an agreement with additional local firms InfraDrone LLC and Jester Insurance Services to provide inspections by drones that utilize technology to protect building integrity.
Wells Fargo & Co. has launched a Holiday Food Bank program that will include food donation bins at its 6,000 retail banking branches, deploying mobile food donation banks and granting $5 million to the United Way.