Ameriprise Financial Named “Best Place to Work” for LGBTQ Equality for 12th Consecutive Year

Human Rights Campaign Foundation presents Ameriprise with a
perfect score on the Corporate Equality Index

MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–For the 12th 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, transgender and queer
(LGBTQ) workplace equality. Ameriprise received a perfect score by
satisfying all criteria within five categories to once again earn a
“Best Place to Work” designation for LGBTQ equality. The CEI report
evaluates LGBTQ procedures and guidelines including non-discrimination
workplace protections, transgender-inclusive health care benefits,
competency programs, and public engagement within the LGBTQ community.

“At Ameriprise, we believe in treating everyone with equal respect while
recognizing and celebrating the diversity of all our employees,” said
Rudy Rodriguez, vice president of diversity and inclusion at Ameriprise
Financial. “We’re honored to be recognized year after year as a business
that offers an inclusive work environment where we are all empowered to
be our personal best.”

Ameriprise is among 609 companies, from a total of 945 rated U.S.
businesses, to achieve 100 percent on the CEI.

For more information on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index, or to
download a free copy of the report, visit

About Ameriprise Financial
At Ameriprise Financial, we have
been helping people feel confident about their financial future for more
than 120 years. With extensive asset management, advisory and insurance
capabilities and a nationwide network of approximately 10,000 financial
advisors, we have the strength and expertise to serve the full range of
individual and institutional investors’ financial needs. For more
information, or to find an Ameriprise financial advisor, visit

About Human Rights Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign
Foundation is the educational arm of America’s largest civil rights
organization working to achieve equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual,
transgender and queer people. HRC envisions a world where LGBTQ people
are embraced as full members of society at home, at work and in every

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