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.

Ameriprise Financial Announces Additional $2 Billion Share Repurchase Program

MINNEAPOLIS – June 15, 2011 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today announced that its board of directors has authorized an additional expenditure of up to $2 billion for the repurchase of shares of its common stock through June 28, 2013. Through the first quarter of 2011, the company had repurchased $969 million of the current $1.5 billion authorization, and the remaining capacity will continue to be available through the company’s 2012 annual meeting of shareholders.

Ameriprise Financial Appoints Lon R. Greenberg to Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS – June 13, 2011 – Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today announced that Lon R. Greenberg has been appointed to its board of directors. 

Ameriprise Financial Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to Present at the Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

MINNEAPOLIS – May 25, 2011 – 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 Sanford C. Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference in New York on Thursday, June 2, 2011 at approximately 9 a.m. (ET).

Ameriprise Financial Chairman and Chief Executive Officer to Present at the UBS Global Financial Services Conference

MINNEAPOLIS – May 4, 2011 – 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 UBS Global Financial Services Conference in New York on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at approximately 10 a.m. (ET).

Columbia Management To Enter Active ETF Market

BOSTON – April 15, 2011 – Columbia Management Investment Advisers, LLC, today announced an agreement to acquire Grail Advisors, LLC, a registered investment adviser that offers actively managed exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The deal will provide Columbia Management with active ETF capabilities, adding to its broad product line-up. Active ETFs combine the potential benefits of traditional ETF investing with active portfolio management.