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Iowa Insurance Companies to Host Des Moines Insurance Conference June 22

DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 15, 2017-- Agenda and webcast details for the 2017 Des Moines Insurance Conference are now available. Participating companies include Aegon (NYSE: AEG), American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL), EMC Insurance Group Inc. (NASDAQ: EMCI), FBL Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: FFG) and Principal Financial Group (NYSE: PFG). The conference will be held at FBL Financial Group’s headquarters located at 5400 University Avenue, West Des Moines, IA on Thursday, June 22, 2017 with presentations beginning at 8:00 a.m. CT.

The program includes individual company fireside chats with Q&A sessions, as well as special guest speaker Nick Gerhart, Chief Administrative Officer – FBL Financial Group, Inc., former Insurance Commissioner of the State of Iowa. The event is hosted in partnership with the CFA Society Iowa.

Note, United Fire Group (NASDAQ: UFCS) had planned to participate, but now is no longer able to given a scheduling conflict.

Parties interested in listening to the presentations live may access the webcast on the website of each participating company or by visiting Archived presentations will be available by end of day, Friday, June 23.

The agenda follows. All times shown are in Central Time.

8:00 a.m.  

FBL Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: FFG)

Jim Brannen, Chief Executive Officer
Don Seibel, Chief Financial Officer
Ray Wasilewski, Chief Operating Officer – Life Companies

8:40 a.m. Aegon (NYSE: AEG)
Louise Costikyan, Head of Competitive Analysis - Transamerica

9:40 a.m. EMC Insurance Group Inc. (NASDAQ: EMCI)
Bruce Kelley, President & Chief Executive Officer
Scott Jean, Executive Vice President for Finance and Analytics
Mick Lovell, Executive Vice President for Corporate Development

10:20 a.m.

Principal Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: PFG)

Nora Everett, President – Retirement and Income Solutions
Amy Friedrich, President – U.S. Insurance Solutions

11:00 a.m. American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (NYSE: AEL)
John Matovina, Chief Executive Officer
Ted Johnson, Chief Financial Officer
Ron Grensteiner, President, American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company
Jeff Lorenzen, Chief Investment Officer


11:40 a.m.

Guest speaker Nick Gerhart, Chief Administrative Officer – FBL Financial Group, Inc., former Insurance Commissioner of the State of Iowa (no webcast available)


Source: FBL Financial Group, Inc. and Aegon and American Equity Investment Life Holding Co. and EMC Insurance Group Inc. and Principal Financial Group and United Fire Group

Tyler Schuett, +31 70 344 8753
Investor Relations Officer
American Equity Investment Life Holding Co.
Steven Schwartz, 515-273-3763
Vice President - Investor Relations
EMC Insurance Group Inc.
Steve Walsh, 515-345-2515
Director Investor Relations
FBL Financial Group, Inc.
Kathleen Till Stange, 515-226-6780
Vice President Corporate & Investor Relations
Principal Financial Group
John Egan, 515-235-9500
Vice President – Investor Relations

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 71216
Des Moines, IA 50325

Office Address
6000 Westown Parkway
West Des Moines, IA 50266

Main Office Number: (515) 221-0002
Toll Free Number: (888) 221-1234

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