News and Press Releases

January 17, 2018
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that it has promoted Todd Petersen to assistant vice president and associate actuary for Employee Benefits... more
December 19, 2017
The Standard Charitable Foundation, Standard Insurance Company’s charitable foundation, today announced three grants totaling $85,000 to nonprofits in Portland, Oregon. The... more
December 11, 2017
During the 2017 Employee Giving Campaign, current and retired employees at Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) pledged $1.1 million benefiting more than 1,700 schools... more
November 30, 2017
The Standard announced the hiring of Brad Weber as a retirement plan consultant for its West Sales Region. He is based in The Standard’s Denver, Colorado, retirement plans... more
November 7, 2017
The Portland Building, which opened in 1982, is about to undergo a top-to-bottom renovation. The work is expected to last about three years and during that time, the iconic... more
October 24, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) is launching its Accidental Death... more
October 17, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) announced today that Deanna Laidler has been named The Standard’s Compliance and Ethics Officer. In her new role,... more
October 10, 2017
Employees who only work with a direct supervisor to address their health conditions are more worried about being treated differently and losing their jobs than employees who work... more
September 28, 2017
StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. (StanCorp) announced that it will redeem 100% of its Fixed-to-Floating Rate Income Capital Obligation Notes® due June 1, 2067 (the “ICONs”). The... more
September 14, 2017
Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) has launched a persona-based decision support tool to enhance voluntary benefits education and enrollment efforts. This mobile-... more