StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter 2008 Financial Results on January 27, 2009 and Hold Webcast Conference Call on January 28, 2009

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. (“StanCorp”) (NYSE:SFG) announced today it will release fourth quarter 2008 financial results on January 27, 2009, following the close of market. The press release will be available shortly thereafter on the Company’s Web site at www.stancorpfinancial.com.

StanCorp management will also hold an investor and analyst conference call to review StanCorp’s fourth quarter 2008 results on Wednesday, January 28, 2009, at noon Eastern time (9:00 a.m. Pacific time).

To listen to the live webcast of this conference call, logon to www.stancorpfinancial.com and select Investor Relations. Windows Media Player™ will be required to listen to the webcast. A webcast replay will be available starting approximately two hours after the original broadcast. The replay will be available through March 20, 2009.

A telephone replay of the conference call will also be available approximately two hours after the conference call by dialing 800-642-1687 or 706-645-9291 and entering conference identification number 78690091. The replay will be available through February 6, 2009.

About StanCorp Financial Group, Inc.

StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries marketed as The Standard — Standard Insurance Company, The Standard Life Insurance Company of New York, Standard Retirement Services, StanCorp Mortgage Investors, StanCorp Investment Advisers, StanCorp Real Estate, StanCorp Equities, and StanCorp Trust Company — is a leading provider of financial products and services. StanCorp’s subsidiaries serve approximately 8.4 million customers nationwide as of September 30, 2008, with group and individual disability insurance, group life, AD&D and dental insurance, retirement plans products and services, individual annuities and investment advice. For more information about StanCorp Financial Group, Inc., visit its Web site at www.stancorpfinancial.com.

Contact: 

StanCorp Financial Group, Inc.
Investor Relations and Financial Media
Jeff Hallin, 971-321-6127
E-mail: jhallin@standard.com
or
General Media and Public Affairs
Bob Speltz, 971-321-3162
E-mail: bspeltz@standard.com