Shares of Voya Financial Inc (NYSE:VOYA) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.25 points or 0.87% at $29.01 with 1,441,636 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $28.83, the shares hit an intraday low of $28.67 and an intraday high of $29.24 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $5.86 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 200.23 million shares.
Voya Financial Inc (VOYA) on Aug. 31, 2016 announced that Christine Hurtsellers has been named chief executive officer of Voya Investment Management, Voya Financial’s asset management business, effective Sept. 1, 2016. She will join Voya Financial’s Executive Committee and will report to Alain Karaoglan, Voya Financial’s chief operating officer and chief executive officer of Retirement and Investment Solutions.
Hurtsellers has served as chief investment officer of Fixed Income for Voya Investment Management since 2009. She succeeds Jeffrey Becker, who has decided to leave the firm for an opportunity at another company. Becker had served as CEO of Voya Investment Management since 2009.
“Christine possesses the unique combination of being an inspirational leader, an exceptional money manager and one of the brightest people in our industry,” said Karaoglan. “As chief investment officer of Fixed Income, she has overseen a dramatic turnaround in the performance of our fixed income assets, and this has been key to our recent business growth. Christine has tremendous passion for the business and has been an ardent champion of Voya Investment Management’s focus on being a reliable partner committed to reliable investing. I’m confident that her experience, knowledge and track record will continue to serve our clients well.”
Shares of Unum Group (NYSE:UNM) ended Friday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.15 points or 0.43% at $35.42 with 1,309,000 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $35.37, the shares hit an intraday low of $35.24 and an intraday high of $35.72 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $8.35 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 234.64 million shares.
Unum Group (UNM) announced that Rick McKenney, president and chief executive officer, will be representing the company at the 2016 KBW Insurance Conference, Wednesday, September 7, 2016, in New York City.
McKenney is scheduled to speak at 9:30 a.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 on the Investors section of the company’s website, www.investors.unum.com, on the News and Events page.