Retirement Readiness Varies in America’s 30 Largest Metropolitan Areas

Minneapolis(November 15, 2011) – While the number of Americans who claim to be preparing financially for retirement has remained relatively steady during the past 12 months, consumers in many of the nation’s largest metropolitan areas report feeling significantly less confident than they did a year ago, according to a retirement readiness index released today by Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP). Now in its second year, the New Retirement Mindscape® 2011 City Pulse index examines the 30 largest U.S. metropolitan areas to determine where consumers are the most prepared for and confident about retirement, and also tracks national and local retirement trends over time.

Ameriprise Financial Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

MINNEAPOLIS – October 24, 2011 – The Board of Directors of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share payable on November 18, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 4, 2011.

New Ameriprise Ad Campaign, Featuring Tommy Lee Jones, Captures Optimistic American Spirit, Evokes Rich Company History

Ameriprise builds on its brand platform with new broadcast advertising and an enhanced social media presence

MINNEAPOLIS — (September 16, 2011) —
Ameriprise Financial (NYSE: AMP) has unveiled a new advertising campaign highlighting the company’s rich history, financial strength and steadfast commitment to individual investors. The ads debuted on the company’s YouTube and Facebook channels and will air this weekend during the Primetime Emmy Awards. They feature a face and voice familiar to generations of moviegoers – Academy Award-winner Tommy Lee Jones.

Ameriprise Financial Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Annual Financial Community Meeting

MINNEAPOLIS – September 7, 2011 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) plans to host a live audio webcast of its third quarter investor conference call on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. (ET). The company’s third quarter 2011 financial results are scheduled to be released on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 soon after the market closes.

Ameriprise Financial to Sell Securities America to Ladenburg Thalman Financial Services

MINNEAPOLIS –August 17, 2011 –Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell Securities America Financial Corporation and its subsidiaries to Ladenburg Thalman Financial Services, Inc. (NYSE Amex: LTS) for $150 million in cash and potential future payments if Securities America reaches certain financial criteria. La Vista, Neb.-based Securities America is an independent broker-dealer with approximately 1,700 financial advisors.

Ameriprise Financial Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

MINNEAPOLIS – July 26, 2011 – The Board of Directors of Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share payable on August 19, 2011 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 5, 2011.

Ameriprise Financial Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Investor Conference Call

 
MINNEAPOLIS – July 6, 2011 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) plans to announce its second quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, July 27, 2011 after the close of the New York Stock Exchange. A conference call to discuss the results will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2011 at approximately 8:00 a.m. (ET).

Ameriprise Financial Awards $1.1 Million in Grants to Nonprofits

Minneapolis(June 27, 2011)Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) recently completed the first of three funding cycles for 2011, awarding more than $1.1 million to nonprofit organizations. Seventy-seven grants were made under the company’s three funding platforms: meeting basic needs, supporting community vitality and volunteer-driven causes.