Why DB Solutions
Why choose DB Solutions at Sun Life?
De-risking DB pension plans draws upon our core competencies.
We started selling annuities in 1880 and are the number one provider of group annuities in Canada.
LDI has been core to our business for more than 50 years – we have long experience building portfolios to match liabilities.
Our team understands DB pension plans, bringing a wide range of expertise from pension consulting and plan sponsorship.
Our deep pension knowledge allows us to translate the needs of Canadian DB plans into effective de-risking solutions.
Sun Life is a 150 year old, respected Canadian company with excellent financial strength and a robust risk management framework.
Our conservative risk management and capital policies are reflected in our financial strength ratings – we remain one of the highest rated insurance companies in North America.
Transferring risk to Sun Life can provide additional security for plan members’ pensions.
Facts about DB Solutions
- 30 team members
- #1 provider of group annuities since 2008
- Over $1 billion in group annuity sales in 2016
- 142,000 retirees served
- 1st longevity insurance deal in North America
- 1st Canadian annuity buy-in solution
- 1st Canadian in-kind transfer