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Des Moines, IA
51 to 200 employees
1984
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Investment Banking & Asset Management
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
Principal Global Investors is the institutional asset management division of Principal Financial Group (aka The Principal). The firm manages approximately $230 billion of assets mainly for retirement plans and other institutional clients such as foundations, endowments ... Read more

Principal Global Investors Reviews

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    I worked at Principal Global Investors full-time

    Pros

    PGI has a great team of people to work with.

    Cons

    Job growth is below average due to lack of turnover, so people are kept in roles much longer than what they would see elsewhere.

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Principal Global Investors Interviews

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    Equity Research Associate Interview

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    Interview

    A lot of phone interviews and one in person interview. The in person interciew lasted almost all day. Mostly why you want to join the company, why equity research, some behavioral questions.

    Interview Questions

    • what book have you read recently?   1 Answer
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