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  • 3/31/16 4:15 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) announced today that Joseph J. Echevarria, former chief executive officer of Deloitte LLP, has been elected to serve as a director of the company effective April 1, 2016. During his 36-year tenure with Deloitte, Echevarria held increasingly senior leadership positions prior to being named chief executive officer, including U.S. managing partner and chief operating officer. He also served on key boards andmore...
  • 3/29/16 2:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its first quarter 2016 results Thursday, April 28, 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 Friday, April 29, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results ofmore...
  • 3/10/16 2:15 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE: UNM) and its employees in the U.S., U.K. and Ireland contributed nearly $12.7 million and volunteered more than 88,000 volunteer hours to charitable organizations in 2015. “Unum has a long and proud tradition of giving back to our communities and making an impact on those who could use a helping hand,” said Joe Foley, senior vice president. “That commitment to social responsibility is one of our core values, and it’smore...
  • 3/7/16 1:05 pm EST

    WorkWell and WorkLife cover the “news” of the workplace

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two new websites - WorkWell and WorkLife – from employee benefit leaders Unum and Colonial Life help consumers make the most of their work life. With stories about workplace issues, career development, benefits packages and healthy living tips, Unum and Colonial Life will share their knowledge to support consumers as they navigate the ins and outs of their time on – and off - the clock. “We spend amore...
  • 2/3/16 1:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Rick McKenney, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Insurance Conference, Wednesday , Feb. 10, 2016, in New York City. McKenney is scheduled to speak at 12:35 p.m. Eastern and will discuss the company’s business strategy and future growth prospects. There will be a live audio webcast of the presentation available onmore...
  • 2/2/16 4:15 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $226.1 million ($0.93 per common share) for the fourth quarter of 2015, compared to a net loss of $282.2 million ($1.12 per common share) for the fourth quarter of 2014. After-tax operating income, which excludes after-tax realized investment gains and losses on the Company’s investment portfolio, the amortization of prior period actuarial losses on the Company’s pension plans, andmore...
  • 1/28/16 1:00 pm EST

    Topics focus on cancer and obesity in the workplace, return to work, and leave strategies

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) and the Disability Management Employer Coalition (DMEC) are teaming up for the 16th year to offer a series of online educational forums on disability and absence management. This year’s online forums will cover topics relevant to employers and industry professionals including cancer and obesity in the workplace, return to work and updates on the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADAmore...
  • 1/15/16 1:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective Jan. 15, 2016, the Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.185 per share on its common stock to be paid on Feb. 19, 2016, to stockholders of record on Jan. 29, 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. Unum’more...
  • 1/4/16 2:00 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its fourth quarter results Tuesday, Feb. 2, 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 Wednesday, Feb. 3, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results ofmore...
  • 11/5/15 4:15 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that it has completed an offering of senior notes. A total of $275 million aggregate principal amount of 10-year senior notes was issued today with an annual coupon rate of 3.875 percent. The net proceeds are expected to be used for general corporate purposes, which may include repayment of short-term debt. J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Citigroup Global Markets Inc. andmore...