Award recognizes the excellence Unum’s valued suppliers deliver year-round
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GENEX Social Security is the first recipient of Unum’s new Global
Supplier of the Year Award in recognition of the vital role they play in
the company’s successful operations.
(NYSE: UNM) is a leading provider of financial protection benefits
through the workplace in the U.S.
and the U.K.
Unum’s benefits help protect millions of working people and their
families in the event of an illness, injury or loss of lifemore...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Tom Watjen, president and
chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the Keefe,
Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference, September 3, 2014, in New York
Watjen is scheduled to speak at 3:40 pm Eastern and will discuss the
company’s business strategy and future growth opportunities. There will
be a live audio webcast of the presentation available on the Investorsmore...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As health care professionals, Renee
Schmidt and Marina
Kountouris see firsthand how illness and injury can suddenly
interrupt your ability to work and earn a living. Both have lived it as
professionals, but as patients too.
Schmidt and Kountouris share their experiences in new videos from Unum
that underscore the value of disability benefits in maintaining
financial security, as well as the importance of return-to-work programsmore...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $242.5 million
($0.94 per diluted common share) for the second quarter of 2014,
compared to net income of $218.6 million ($0.82 per diluted common
share) for the second quarter of 2013.
After-tax operating income, which excludes costs related to the early
retirement of debt during the second quarter of 2014, net realized
investment gains and losses, including a hedge gain associatedmore...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) announced today that Cynthia Egan, senior advisor
to the Treasury Department and former president of retirement plan
services at T. Rowe Price Group, has been elected to serve as a director
of the company.
Recognized as a leader in the retirement industry for defining
leading-edge solutions, Egan is currently advising senior Treasury
officials on the development of “myRA”, the Treasury-sponsored program
Quality benefits education linked to worker ratings of their employers and benefits packages
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Employee ratings of their workplaces and benefits packages are at their
lowest levels since 2008, according to research recently released by Unum.
The online survey of 1,521 working adults, conducted by Harris Poll on
behalf of Unum, finds that only half (49 percent) of U.S. workers rate
their employer as an excellent or very good place to work. Less than
half (47 percent) of employees who were offered benefits by their
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective July 14, 2014, the Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Board of Directors
declared a quarterly dividend of $0.165 per share on its common stock to
be paid on Aug. 15, 2014, to stockholders of record on July 28, 2014.
ABOUT UNUM GROUP
Unum Group (www.unum.com)
is a leading provider of financial protection benefits in the United
States and the United Kingdom. Its primary businesses are Unum US,
Colonial Life and Unum UK. Unum’more...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its second quarter results on
Wednesday, July 30, at approximately 4 p.m. Eastern. The earnings news
release and the financial supplement will be available in the Investors
section of the company’s website,
which can be directly accessed at www.investors.unum.com.
Members of Unum Group senior management will host a conference call on
Thursday, July 31, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results ofmore...
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the ninth year, Unum
has been honored for its continuous efforts to support the health and
wellness of U.S. employees and their families.
Unum (NYSE: UNM) was among 63
U.S. employers that received the 2014 Best Employers for Healthy
Lifestyles® award at the Leadership Summit sponsored by the
National Business Group on Health’s Institute on Innovation in Workforce
Unum was honored with the goldmore...
Employers play important role by offering financial protection benefits
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nearly one-half (46%) of workers are not confident they have enough
savings for their future or to see them through a period of time out of
work due to illness or injury, Unum finds in its sixth annual survey of
The online survey of 1,521 working adults, conducted in December 2013 by
Harris Poll on behalf of Unum, finds that one-third (34 percent) don’t
feel financially secure. The youngest workers (ages 18-34) andmore...