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  • 11/2/15 1:06 pm EST
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that it will hold its annual investor meeting on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015, at the Grand Hyatt New York. The meeting will start at 8:30 a.m. Eastern and is anticipated to conclude 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 webcastmore...
  • 10/28/15 4:15 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $203.8 million ($0.83 per diluted common share) for the third quarter of 2015, compared to net income of $219.1 million ($0.86 per diluted common share) for the third quarter of 2014. 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...
  • 10/7/15 1:00 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Effective Oct. 7, 2015, 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 Nov. 20, 2015, to stockholders of record on Oct. 30, 2015. 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’smore...
  • 9/30/15 11:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) will release its third quarter results on Wednesday, Oct. 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 Thursday, Oct. 29, at 9 a.m. Eastern to discuss the results ofmore...
  • 9/2/15 11:15 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Jack McGarry, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will be representing the company at the Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Insurance Conference, Sept. 9, 2015, in New York City. McGarry 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...
  • 8/14/15 10:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) announced today that Thomas Kinser intends to retire from the company’s board of directors at the end of the year. “Tom has been a valuable member of our board for more than a decade, and we will certainly miss his industry insights and guidance,” said Chairman Thomas R. Watjen. “We are very appreciative of his contributions and wish him the best in retirement.” Kinser joined Unum’s board in 2004 and hasmore...
  • 8/10/15 10:05 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum (NYSE:UNM) has promoted Vicki J. Gordan to senior vice president and chief internal auditor. The role was previously held by Matt Royal, who was promoted to chief risk officer for Unum Group in July. Gordan will assume her new title today, but will transition over time from her current responsibilities as vice president and chief financial officer for Unum’s National Client Group. Gordan has had a varied career withmore...
  • 8/10/15 8:00 am EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum today announced the acquisition of National Dental Plan, a leading provider in the U.K. of dental insurance through the workplace. This adds a valuable offering to the Unum UK portfolio of employee benefits products and services. “Dental insurance is a fast-growing market in the U.K. and a natural fit with our existing portfolio as Unum looks to grow its employee benefits footprint,” said Unum UK CEO Peter O’Donnell. “Together wemore...
  • 7/29/15 4:15 pm EDT
    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $224.3 million ($0.90 per diluted common share) for the second quarter of 2015, compared to net income of $239.4 million ($0.93 per diluted common share) for the second quarter of 2014. After-tax operating income, which excludes after-tax realized investment gains and losses on the Company’s investment portfolio, including a second quarter of 2014 hedge gain associated with themore...
  • 7/28/15 10:00 am EDT

    Awards recognize the excellence Unum’s valued suppliers deliver year-round

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Express is the first recipient of Unum’s Supplier Breakthrough Award in recognition of the vital role they play in the company’s successful operations. Unum (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 life. Themore...