About Empower

About Us

Trusted by more than 12.8 million individuals1 and over 67,000 organizations1 to administer $1 trillion2 in assets

Who we are

Built on a foundation of trust, integrity and promise, we proudly serve over 67,000 outstanding organizations1 and more than 12.8 million individuals.2 We take great pride in helping people with saving, investing and advice, while providing them with the tools and resources they need to help reach their financial goals. We’re continuing to grow — and innovate — every day.

Our sole focus is on helping Americans achieve the future they imagine. That mission starts by delivering advice, personalized guidance and critical support. We strive to meet the unique needs of everyone we serve and embrace the opportunity to inspire them along their journey.

What we do

We offer industry-leading solutions to help people manage their money for today while saving more for their tomorrow.

We are empowering people by helping them gain financial confidence through personalized advice

We are empowering employers by working together and living our values to make their job easier

We are empowering our partners by creating a shared vision of success and opportunity

President and CEO, Empower Retirement

“Our top priority as a leader in the financial services arena is to keep evolving and improving the savings and investment experience for our customers. As their needs, careers and lives change, we’re committed to being with them every step of the way — and exceeding their expectations.”

Edmund F. Murphy III
President and CEO, Empower

Empower Quick Facts

$1.1 T+

assets under administration2


retirement plans under administration1

12.8 million+

participants in our plans1


largest retirement services company in the country3


best-in-class awards4


service commendations

No. 1

choice of industry professionals4

Personal Capital Quick Facts5


Assets under management

3+ million

platform users



1 As of September 30, 2021.

2 As of September 30, 2021. Information refers to the business of Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, including Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company of New York and GWFS Equities, Inc. GWLA’s consolidated total assets under administration (AUA) were $1.125B. AUA is a non-GAAP measure and does not reflect the financial stability or strength of a company. GWLA’s statutory assets total $76.1B and liabilities total $73.1B. GWLANY statutory assets total $4.2B and liabilities total $3.3B.

3 Pension & Investments Defined Contribution Survey Ranking as of April 2020.

4 Based on best-in-class awards from PLANSPONSOR 2020 DC Survey, February 2021.

5 As of May 31, 2021.


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