News releases

This is where you’ll find the latest news releases issued by the company, as well as archived earlier Unum announcements, and research we’ve published on topics of importance to employers and the industry.
Unum Group Reports First Quarter 2020 Results

Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today reported net income of $161.0 million ($0.79 per diluted common share) for the first quarter of 2020, compared to net income of $280.9 million ($1.31 per diluted common share) for the first quarter of 2019. 

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Unum Group Names Michael Simonds Chief Operating Officer

Unum Group (NYSE: UNM) today announced that Michael Q. Simonds, president and chief executive officer of Unum US, has been appointed to the newly created role of chief operating officer (COO) of the company, effective February 1, 2020. Simonds will continue to report to Richard P. McKenney, president and chief executive officer. 

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HR professionals: Get ahead on FMLA

An educational series by Unum and the Disability Management Employer Coalition will help HR professionals and people managers get their toughest questions answered from the comfort of their desk. 

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