TITLE

UNUM, provident in DI power marriage

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Allison
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;11/30/98, Vol. 102 Issue 48, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on UNUM Corp's team up with Provident Cos. and form a company, to be called UNUM Provident, that would dominate sales of group and individual disability insurance in the United States. Terms of the merger agreement; Appointment chairman of the combined company; Comment by J. Harold Chandler, chairman of Provident Cos.
ACCESSION #
1350341

 

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