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Voya Financial Selected as New Service Provider for Washington State Department of Retirement Systems

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 6:00pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that its Retirement business has been selected as the new record-keeper for the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems (DRS).

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  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that its Retirement business has been selected as the new record-keeper for the Washington State Department of Retirement Systems (DRS).
  • DRS administers one of the most complex retirement systems in the U.S., which consists of eight individual retirement systems with 15 different plans within those systems.
  • The Washington State Department of Retirement Systems mission is to provide expertise, tools and services to help its customers prepare for and experience a secure, successful retirement, said Tracy Guerin, DRS Director.
  • To help us fulfill this commitment, DRS selected Voya as its new service provider and record-keeper, given its long history and expertise supporting some of the largest government retirement plan systems in the country.

Alexander Rodriguez Joins Voya Investment Management’s Securitized Credit Team as Senior Vice President

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:30pm

Voya Investment Management, the asset management business of Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has expanded its Securitized Credit team with the hire of Alexander Rodriguez as senior vice president.

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  • Voya Investment Management, the asset management business of Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has expanded its Securitized Credit team with the hire of Alexander Rodriguez as senior vice president.
  • Rodriguez is based in Atlanta and reports to John Edwards, senior portfolio manager.
  • Specifically, he will invest in commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS) across Voya Investment Managements various investment products and strategies.
  • Voya Investment Management was named in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 as a Best Places to Work by Pensions and Investments magazine.

New Voya Survey Finds Most Americans Plan on Spending More Time Reviewing Their Workplace Benefits as a Result of COVID-19

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 3:00pm

Plus, more importantly, the survey reveals that more than half (53%) plan to make changes to their benefits coverages.

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  • Plus, more importantly, the survey reveals that more than half (53%) plan to make changes to their benefits coverages.
  • Will spend more time reviewing their workplace benefits: GenZ had the highest level of agreement at 83%, Millennials at 72%, GenX at 71% and Baby Boomer at 63%.
  • Its understandable especially as more Americans are working from home to want to focus your energy on home improvements versus reviewing your workplace benefits, said Grubka.
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.

Voya Financial to Present at Virtual KBW Insurance Conference

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 1:33pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA) today announced that Rodney O. Martin, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer, and Michael Smith, chief financial officer, are scheduled to participate in the Virtual KBW Insurance Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at approximately 3:50 p.m.

Key Points: 
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA) today announced that Rodney O. Martin, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer, and Michael Smith, chief financial officer, are scheduled to participate in the Virtual KBW Insurance Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at approximately 3:50 p.m.
  • The replay of the presentation will be available at the following link on the Voya investor relations website: https://wsw.com/webcast/kbw62/voya/1693812 .
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.
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Voya Financial Provides Update on Sale of Individual Life Business and Other Closed Blocks

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 1:00pm

Voya previously announced that it has sold these businesses to Resolution Life Group Holdings (Resolution Life) pursuant to a Master Transaction Agreement dated Dec. 19, 2019.

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  • Voya previously announced that it has sold these businesses to Resolution Life Group Holdings (Resolution Life) pursuant to a Master Transaction Agreement dated Dec. 19, 2019.
  • As we shared on our second-quarter earnings call last month, Voya and Resolution Life have made outstanding progress on the sale of Voyas Individual Life and legacy non-retirement annuities closed blocks, said Rodney O. Martin, Jr, chairman and chief executive officer, Voya Financial, Inc.
  • Voya will also take an interest in Resolution Life, the parent investment fund of Resolution Life US.
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.

Voya Financial Releases 2019/2020 Impact Report: Resilience and Renewal

Monday, August 31, 2020 - 2:00pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has published its 2019/2020 Impact Report, which reinforces the companys values as it relates to serving its people, clients and communities.

Key Points: 
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it has published its 2019/2020 Impact Report, which reinforces the companys values as it relates to serving its people, clients and communities.
  • The title of this years report Resilience and Renewal underscores the character of Voyas employees and its enterprise.
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.
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Voya Financial to Present at UBS Virtual Financial Services Conference

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 - 1:30pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) today announced that Rodney O. Martin, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer, and Michael S. Smith, chief financial officer, are scheduled to participate in the UBS Virtual Financial Services Conference on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020 at approximately 11:40 a.m.

Key Points: 
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA) today announced that Rodney O. Martin, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer, and Michael S. Smith, chief financial officer, are scheduled to participate in the UBS Virtual Financial Services Conference on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020 at approximately 11:40 a.m.
  • The replay of the presentation will be available at the following link on the Voya investor relations website: https://event.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1350453&tp_key=049c479ea8 .
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE:VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.
  • Follow Voya Financial on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter @Voya .

Voya Financial Comments on DOL’s ESG Retirement Plan Guidance Proposal

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 2:00pm

Voya has several concerns with the DOLs proposal and believes it ignores the needs of retirement plan savers and fails to recognize the benefits that ESG investments can provide.

Key Points: 
  • Voya has several concerns with the DOLs proposal and believes it ignores the needs of retirement plan savers and fails to recognize the benefits that ESG investments can provide.
  • If enacted, the DOLs proposal would likely make it more difficult for plan sponsors to consider ESG factors in their evaluation of plan investment options.
  • If adopted as proposed, we believe the proposal would have a chilling and negative impact on ESG investment activities that would otherwise benefit retirement plan savers.
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.

The National Down Syndrome Society and Voya Cares® to Provide $55,000 in Grants for Entrepreneurs With Down Syndrome

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 6:45pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) and Voya Cares are collaborating to provide financial support to entrepreneurs with Down syndrome to raise awareness of the need for businesses of all sizes to embrace disability inclusive employment.

Key Points: 
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that the National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) and Voya Cares are collaborating to provide financial support to entrepreneurs with Down syndrome to raise awareness of the need for businesses of all sizes to embrace disability inclusive employment.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200729005770/en/
    Three $10,000 grants and one $25,000 grant will be awarded this October, in celebration of Down Syndrome Awareness Month and National Disability Employment Awareness Month.
  • NDSS is grateful to work with Voya Cares to provide this unique opportunity for individuals to invest and grow.
  • The National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS) is the leading human rights organization for all individuals with Down syndrome.

Voya Financial to Hold Second-Quarter 2020 Earnings Conference Call on Aug. 6 at 11 a.m. ET

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 1:30pm

Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it will host a webcast and conference call on its financial results for the second quarter of 2020 on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Key Points: 
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), announced today that it will host a webcast and conference call on its financial results for the second quarter of 2020 on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Voya will issue a press release announcing the companys financial results for the second quarter of 2020 after the market closes on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020.
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.
  • Follow Voya Financial on Facebook , LinkedIn and Twitter @Voya .