Principal Financial Group® (The Principal®) is a leading global financial company offering businesses, individuals and institutional clients a wide range of financial products and services. The Principal is based in Des Moines, Iowa and has numerous locations around the globe. The Principal has been using FINEOS since 2005. to manage individual DI claims. In 2008 they extended this to group DI and group life insurance claims and payments processes. The number of live users at The Principal is approximately 600.