News releases

October 10, 2019

Breaking Barriers: helping Canadians on disability leave get back to work

Nearly 60% of working Canadians have experienced a mental health condition at some point in their lifei, placing it among the leading causes of disability leaveii. Treatment options, wait times,...

October 02, 2019

Sun Life is proud title sponsor of the Toronto Raptors Training Camp in Québec City

Sun Life is proud to be title sponsor of the first Raptors Training Camp hosted in the province of Quebec. The Camp has brought #WeTheNorth excitement to Québec City this week as the 2019 NBA...

September 30, 2019

New insurance solutions round out Sun Life's permanent product shelf, helping advisors offer peace of mind to business owners

Added simplicity, flexibility help Canadians protect what matters most to them TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Sun Life announced that it will offer simple and flexible options for...

September 24, 2019

Mental health conditions on the rise while helpful resources remain untouched

Mental health challenges continue to affect the lives of many Canadians. According to the 2019 Sun Life Barometer, 59% of working Canadians have experienced a mental health issue, an increase from...

August 21, 2019

Sun Life Global Investments joins Cirque du Soleil in creating once-in-a-lifetime experience for local Boys and Girls Club members

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments" or "SLGI"), the Presenting Partner of Cirque du Soleil Touring Shows in Canada, invited members of the Boys and Girls Club from

August 13, 2019

Sun Life completes inaugural Sustainability Bond Offering

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) (the "Company") announced today the successful completion of the public offering in Canada of $750 million principal amount of Series 2019-1...

August 07, 2019

Sun Life announces inaugural Sustainability Bond Offering

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) (the "Company") announced today that it intends to issue in Canada $750 million principal amount of Series 2019-1 Subordinated Unsecured 2.38%...

July 02, 2019

Sun Life Completes Acquisition of Majority Stake in BentallGreenOak

Sun Life Financial Inc. ("Sun Life") (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today announced the completion of its acquisition of a majority stake in BentallGreenOak. Leveraging the deep and successful history of...

June 19, 2019

Robert Dumas Named Chair of Centraide of Greater Montreal's Board of Directors

Centraide of Greater Montreal announced that Robert Dumas has been appointed Chair of its Board of Directors. Robert Dumas, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sun Life Quebec, is highly...

June 18, 2019

Sun Life Announces Establishment of SLC Management

Sun Life to combine certain affiliates into SLC Management, creating a new Top 100 Global Asset Management Firm1 TORONTO and NEW YORK CITY, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF)...