Ameriprise Financial Launches Next Phase of “Be Brilliant” Ads to Inspire Investors

Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) unveils the next chapter of its “Be Brilliant®” brand platform with new ads showcasing the benefit of working with an Ameriprise advisor. The ads feature personal, touching stories that depict how investors can achieve their goals before and during retirement. This extension of “Be Brilliant” continues to emphasize the message, “With the right advisor, life can be brilliant.”

Ameriprise Financial Announces Schedule for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Investor Conference Call

MINNEAPOLIS – January 4, 2017 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) plans to announce its fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 after the close of the New York Stock Exchange. The company will host a conference call to discuss the results on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at approximately 9:00 a.m. (ET).

Ameriprise Financial Named “Best Place to Work” For LGBT Equality for 11th Consecutive Year

Minneapolis – (December 5, 2016) – For the 11th year in a row year, Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) has earned 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking report measuring corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) workplace equality.

Ameriprise Financial Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to Present at the Goldman Sachs US Financial Services Conference

MINNEAPOLIS – November 21, 2016 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today announced that Jim Cracchiolo, chairman and chief executive officer, is scheduled to speak about the company’s business and strategy at the Goldman Sachs US Financial Services Conference in New York City on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at approximately 2:40 p.m. (ET).

Ameriprise Financial Brings Together 9,500 Volunteers Nationwide to Help End Hunger

MinneapolisNov. 10, 2016 – For the seventh consecutive year, Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) is bringing together thousands of volunteers at 500 events across the country to provide meals to those in need before Thanksgiving. On Nov. 11, more than 9,500 Ameriprise employees, advisors and clients will volunteer at food banks, pantries and warehouses nationwide to prepare food, serve meals and sort donations in support of the more than 42 million Americans struggling with hunger. By rallying together, company volunteers will provide more than 1 million meals for people in need.


 

Ameriprise Financial Receives 2016 Corporate Philanthropy Award from Invest in Others Charitable Foundation

MinneapolisOct. 27, 2016 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) has been honored with the 2016 Corporate Philanthropy Award by the Invest in Others Charitable Foundation. The award recognizes the firm’s community impact, contributions and support for employees and financial advisors who are dedicated to giving back.
 

Ameriprise Financial Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results

MINNEAPOLIS – October 25, 2016 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today reported third quarter 2016 net income of $215 million, or $1.30 per diluted share. Operating earnings were $227 million, with operating earnings per diluted share of $1.37. Excluding the non-cash impact of annual unlocking in both periods, operating earnings per diluted share increased 4 percent to $2.29 with operating earnings of $380 million in the quarter.
 
GAAP Results
Net revenues of $3.0 billion increased 4 percent reflecting the cumulative impact of wrap net inflows, higher average equity markets and an impact from annual unlocking, partially offset by asset management outflows and lower client transactional activity.
 
Expenses of $2.8 billion increased 14 percent as a result of higher expenses related to unlocking as general and administrative expenses remained well controlled.
 
Operating Results
Operating net revenues of $3.0 billion increased 3 percent. Excluding annual unlocking in both quarters, operating net revenues were essentially flat, reflecting the cumulative impact of wrap net inflows and higher average equity markets compared to the year ago, offset by the cumulative impact of asset management outflows and lower client transactional activity.
 
Operating expenses of $2.7 billion increased 16 percent. Excluding annual unlocking in both quarters, operating expenses increased 1 percent from higher distribution expenses and well controlled general and administrative expenses.
 
In the quarter, the company continued to deliver a strong return to shareholders through share repurchases and dividends of $502 million. 

Ameriprise Financial Announces Schedule for Third Quarter 2016 Investor Conference Call

MINNEAPOLIS – September 19, 2016 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) plans to announce its third quarter 2016 financial results on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 after the close of the New York Stock Exchange. The company will host a conference call to discuss the results on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at approximately 9:00 a.m. (ET).

The live audio webcast of the investor call, as well as the earnings release, quarterly statistical supplement and presentation slides, will be accessible to the general public on the company’s website at ir.ameriprise.com.

Ameriprise Financial helps bring 11 million meals to families in need

MINNEAPOLIS, MN –  September 12, 2016 – In support of the 42 million Americans who struggle with hunger, Ameriprise Financial, Inc. is once again doubling the impact of donations to Feeding America® now through Thanksgiving.* Every dollar donated through the Ameriprise Financial Challenge (up to $500,000) will provide 22 meals to families in need, twice the amount of a standard donation. Participation is easy – simply visit: supportfeedingamerica.org/Ameriprise to give online.
 

Ameriprise Financial Appoints New Director

MINNEAPOLIS – September 7, 2016 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today announced that Mr. Christopher J. Williams has been appointed to its board of directors, effective as of September 6, 2016.
 
Mr. Williams is chairman, chief executive officer and founder of The Williams Capital Group, L.P., a financial services firm that provides equity, fixed income, corporate finance and financial advisory related services to corporate, governmental and municipal investors. He established the firm in 1994 after working in fixed income and trading positions at Lehman Brothers and Jefferies & Company.