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September 08, 2008

Sun Life Financial Canada President, Dean Connor, to speak at Scotia Capital Financials Summit 2008 Conference

TORONTO (September 08, 2008) - Dean Connor, President, Sun Life Financial Canada, will provide an update on Sun Life Financial Canada's operations and strategy for growth.



Hosted by:

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

9 a.m. (ET)

Scotia Capital

The Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto, Ontario

To listen to the speech via live audio webcast and to view the presentation slides, please visit our website at and visit the Investor Relations > Presentations for investors section or click on the link in the Highlights section of the homepage 10 minutes prior to the start of the presentation. A link to the host website, where you can access the webcast and download required software, will be provided.  The webcast and presentation slides will be archived on our website following the event.

Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth accumulation products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Chartered in 1865, Sun Life Financial and its partners today have operations in key markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China and Bermuda. As of June 30, 2008, the Sun Life Financial group of companies had total assets under management of CDN$413 billion.

Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under ticker symbol SLF.


Media Relations Contact:
Susan Jantzi
Senior Manager,
External Communications & Corporate Affairs
Tel: 519-888-3160

Investor Relations Contact:
Paul Petrelli
Vice-President, Investor Relations
Tel: 416-204-8163