News releases

December 18, 2014
Sun Life Global Investments to provide investors U.S. tax reporting statements

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. (Sun Life Global Investments) will issue Passive Foreign Investment Company (PFIC) Annual Information Statements for tax year 2014. The statements will...

December 09, 2014
Sun Life Financial Chosen to Provide Retirement Income Fund to Western University Retirees

Sun Life Financial announced today that it has been chosen by Western University to provide a Retirement Income Fund (RIF) to its retirees, both current and future. RIFs provide retirement income...

December 01, 2014
Sun Life Financial recognized as one of Waterloo Area's Top Employers

Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada ("Sun Life") has been named one of Waterloo Area's Top Employers for 2015. "With a rich history in the Waterloo region, spanning over a century, we're proud to...

November 27, 2014
Sun Life Global Investments announces change to low load sales commissions

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments") is announcing a change to the sales commissions that it pays dealers when investors purchase units of the Sun Life Global...

November 19, 2014
Sun Life Global Investments announces investor approval of fixed-rate administration fee

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments") is announcing that investors of its mutual funds that are structured as trusts (the "Funds") have approved a proposal to...

October 21, 2014
Health is the number one reason Canadians can't retire when planned

Sun Life Financial survey finds 45 per cent of Canadians have experienced a serious health event TORONTO, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Choosing your retirement date may be harder than believed. A new...

October 16, 2014
Sun Life Financial names Isabelle Hudon as Executive Chair and Robert Dumas as President in Quebec

Changes will support Sun Life Financial's growing business in Quebec and national business strategy MONTREAL, Oct. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial announced today two executive leaders from Quebec

October 08, 2014
Sun Life Financial sheds light on factors and costs of not taking medications correctly

New paper outlines importance of taking medications as prescribed and strategies to increase drug adherence TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - For many common chronic conditions, such as arthritis,...

October 07, 2014
Sun Life Financial receives green light to offer Pooled Registered Pension Plans to federally-regulated employers

New savings vehicle will help millions of Canadians without a workplace retirement plan TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada has received approval to offer Pooled...

October 06, 2014
Sarah McLachlan School of Music hits high note with $300,000 donation from Sun Life Financial

Thanks to a $300,000 donation from Sun Life Financial, the Sarah McLachlan School of Music (SoM) will continue helping underserved and at-risk youth gain access to world-class music programs at no...