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  • 2/1/17 4:15 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $248.0 million ($1.07 per diluted common share) for the fourth quarter of 2016, compared to net income of $226.1 million ($0.93 per diluted common share) for the fourth quarter of 2015. After-tax operating income, which excludes after-tax realized investment gains and losses on the Company’s investment portfolio and the amortization of prior period actuarial losses on the Company’smore...
  • 1/17/17 2:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective Jan. 17, 2017, the Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.20 per share on its common stock to be paid on Feb. 17, 2017, to stockholders of record on Jan. 30, 2017. 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...
  • 1/11/17 10:00 am EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A longtime leader in employee benefits, Unum (NYSE:UNM) has entered a new arena with the launch of Unum Dental and Unum Vision. Click to tweet. The addition of dental and vision insurance – two important coverages that employees need and want – enables Unum to become the single provider of employee benefits packages that complement health and retirement. “Dental and vision plans are essential to a comprehensive employeemore...
  • 1/3/17 2:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its fourth quarter 2016 results Wednesday, Feb. 1, at approximately 4:15 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, Feb. 2, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results ofmore...
  • 12/15/16 11:30 am EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today hosted an Investor Day in New York City, including a business update and outlook for 2017. President and Chief Executive Officer Rick McKenney and other members of Unum’s executive management team provided an update on the state of the company, including presentations from business segment leaders, and the outlook for 2017. Unum expects after-tax operating income per share growth in a range of 3more...
  • 12/8/16 4:00 pm EST

    Board leadership transition to take place at 2017 Annual Meeting

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Non-executive Chairman Thomas R. Watjen has informed Unum Group’s (NYSE:UNM) board of directors of his decision to not stand for re-election at the company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders in May 2017. Watjen’s retirement marks the completion of a two-year leadership transition that began in 2015 when he stepped down as CEO of the company and Richard P. McKenney assumed the role. “When I became chairman, I committed to a two-year termmore...
  • 10/26/16 4:15 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $236.0 million ($1.01 per diluted common share) for the third quarter of 2016, compared to net income of $203.8 million ($0.83 per diluted common share) for the third quarter of 2015. After-tax operating income, which excludes after-tax realized investment gains and losses on the Company’s investment portfolio and the amortization of prior period actuarial losses on the Company’smore...
  • 10/14/16 4:15 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective Oct. 14, 2016, the Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.20 per share on its common stock to be paid on Nov. 18, 2016, to stockholders of record on Oct. 31, 2016. 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.more...
  • 10/5/16 9:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that it will hold its annual investor meeting on Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt New York. The meeting will start at 8 a.m. Eastern and should end by 11 a.m. Eastern. The event will be simulcast in a listen-only mode on the Investors page of the company’s website (www.investors.unum.com). It is recommended that interested parties access the webcast approximately 5-10 minutesmore...
  • 9/28/16 2:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its third quarter 2016 results Wednesday, Oct. 26, at approximately 4:15 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, Oct. 27, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results ofmore...