News releases

News releases

December 17, 2020

Over half of Canadians say they have not set goals for 2021

'Let's get you there.' – Sun Life empowers Canadians to achieve financial, physical and mental health goals TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2020 /CNW/ - 'New Year. New me' - Is a popular saying Canadians use...

December 10, 2020

Nearly half of all Canadians say they spend zero hours on their mental health

Sun Life pilots new personalized coach to help Clients navigate their mental health journey TORONTO, Dec. 10, 2020 /CNW/ - With the pandemic impacting holiday plans, feelings of loneliness and...

December 08, 2020

Sun Life brings together C-suite executives to make workplace mental health an urgent priority in 2021

On November 30, Sun Life Canada brought together 70 presidents, CEOs and C-suite leaders to discuss the mental health crisis in Canada. In partnership with the Centre for Addiction and Mental...

December 07, 2020

Sun Life and Eckler Ltd. announce $176 million annuity deal with Corby Spirit and Wine Limited, and Hiram Walker & Sons Limited

Amidst volatile markets caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Sun Life, in consultation with Eckler Ltd., secured a $176 million annuity buy-in – the largest Canadian de-risking transaction in the...

December 01, 2020

Bright Women. Bright Minds. Bright Communities.

Sun Life's Rowena Chan and Patricia Callon named among Canada's 100 Top Most Powerful Women TORONTO, Dec. 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) is pleased to congratulate...

November 26, 2020

Sun Life named Canada's Most Respected Life Insurance Company

Sun Life has been named Canada's Most Respected Life Insurance Company. The new award, by Canada's Most Respected Corporation Program in partnership with DART Insight and Communications,...

November 09, 2020

Sun Life is first insurer to launch digital learning platform to global employees to advance workplace diversity, equity and inclusion

Inclusion Works, by Hive Learning, will help Sun Life continue to foster a respectful work environment TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Creating a workplace where everyone is treated with respect,...

October 22, 2020

Sun Life supports pension plan security for 10,000 members at McGill University

Sun Life in collaboration with Normandin Beaudry secures one of the largest pension plans in Quebec MONTREAL, Oct. 22, 2020 /CNW/ - With a new school year in full swing, Sun Life and McGill University

October 21, 2020

Sun Life to Acquire Majority Stake in Crescent Capital Group LP

A firm with close to 30 years experience in alternative credit investing to join SLC Management TORONTO, LOS ANGELES, and WELLESLEY, MA, Oct. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF)...

October 06, 2020

'Let's get you there.' - Sun Life's new national brand campaign aims to empower Canadians

'Let's get you there.' – Sun Life's new national brand campaign, released this week, is focusing on helping empower Canadians to achieve their financial, physical and mental health goals. The...