News releases

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...

September 25, 2014
Sun Life Global Investments announces changes to increase predictability and transparency of mutual fund costs

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments") today announced a proposal to change the way expenses are charged to its mutual funds that are structured as trusts (the...

September 22, 2014
Sun Life Financial Taps Gamification on Quest to Encourage Canadians to Save for Retirement

money UP, powered by Bunchball, wins over Millennials while increasing participation and savings in workplace retirement programs for all TORONTO, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial broke...

August 27, 2014
Fighting diabetes one kick at a time

Sun Life Financial and the Canadian Football League (CFL) partner to raise up to $100,000 for JDRF TORONTO, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial is committing up to $100,000 to the fight...

August 19, 2014
Partnership with Sun Life Financial: an exciting new era for the Colisée de Rimouski

As part of a brand new partnership that will breathe fresh life into the Colisée de Rimouski, that iconic landmark of the Bas-Saint-Laurent region, the Rimouski Océanic organization is pleased...

July 16, 2014
Sun Life Financial to offer VRSP: Making savings easier for Quebecers

Sun Life Financial reaffirms its commitment to helping Quebecers improve their financial future with an entirely new savings product. "The authorization to act as a VRSP administrator from the...