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  • 10/8/14 3:45 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective October 8, 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 November 21, 2014, to stockholders of record on October 31, 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 Lifemore...
  • 9/4/14 1:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Rick McKenney, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be representing the company at the Barclays Financial Services Conference, Sept. 9, 2014, in New York City. McKenney is scheduled to speak at 3:30 p.m. 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 themore...
  • 7/30/14 4:05 pm EDT
    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...
  • 7/14/14 10:00 am EDT
    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...
  • 5/20/14 9:00 am EDT
    COLUMBIA, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that its board of directors has authorized an increase of 14 percent in the quarterly dividend paid on its common stock. The new rate of 16.5 cents per common share, or 66 cents per share on an annual basis, will be effective with the dividend expected to be paid in the third quarter of 2014. “Our consistent operating performance and strong capital position have enabled us to again increase ourmore...
  • 5/7/14 4:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $228.9 million ($0.88 per diluted common share) for the first quarter of 2014, compared to net income of $212.6 million ($0.79 per diluted common share) for the first quarter of 2013. After-tax operating income, which excludes after-tax realized investment gains and losses and the amortization of prior period actuarial losses on the Company’s pension plans, was $225.7 million ($0.87more...
  • 4/14/14 11:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective April 14, 2014, the Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.145 per share on its common stock to be paid on May 16, 2014, to stockholders of record on April 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. Unummore...
  • 3/14/14 4:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that it has completed an offering of senior notes. A total of $350 million aggregate principal amount of 10-year senior notes was issued today with an annual coupon rate of 4.000 percent. The net proceeds are expected to be used for general corporate purposes, which may include refinancing future bond maturities. J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Inc. and Wells Fargo Securitiesmore...
  • 3/7/14 2:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Mike Simonds, president and chief executive officer of Unum US and Randy Horn, president and chief executive officer of Colonial Life, will be representing the company at the Barclays Select Series Insurance Forum, March 13, 2014, in New York City. Simonds and Horn are scheduled to speak at 8 a.m. Eastern and will discuss the company’s business strategy and future growth opportunities.more...
  • 2/4/14 4:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $221.2 million ($0.84 per diluted common share) for the fourth quarter of 2013, compared to net income of $233.9 million ($0.85 per diluted common share) for the fourth quarter of 2012. Included in these results are net realized investment gains and losses and non-operating retirement-related gains or losses, the combined impact of which resulted in a net after-tax gain of $4.3 millionmore...