April 22, 2015

Sun Life Financial to hold 2015 Annual Meeting and host first quarter 2015 earnings conference call

TORONTO, April 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) will hold its Annual Meeting in Toronto, Ontario on May 6, 2015.

Date: Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Time: 9 a.m. ET

Location: Sun Life Financial Tower
                150 King Street West (at University Avenue), 2nd Floor
                Toronto, Ontario

The Annual Meeting will be chaired by James H. Sutcliffe, Chairman of the Board, with a presentation by Dean A. Connor, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Journalists planning to attend the meeting should RSVP to Frank Switzer, Vice-President, Corporate Communications, no later than May 5, 2015.

To view the live webcast of the Annual Meeting and accompanying presentation slides, please visit www.sunlife.com/annualmeetingmaterials 10 minutes prior to the start of the meeting and follow the instructions to access the webcast. The webcast will be archived on the website the following business day and will be available until November 6, 2015.

On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Sun Life Financial Inc. will release its first quarter 2015 financial results, after the markets close. The Company will hold its earnings conference call and audio webcast at 1 p.m. ET the following day.

Date: Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Time: 1 p.m. ET

To listen to the live webcast and view the presentation slides, please visit www.sunlife.com/QuarterlyReports 10 minutes prior to the start of the presentation. An archive will be available on the website following the event.

To listen via telephone, please call 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time as follows:

Toll Free (North America): 1-877-201-0168
International: 647-788-4901

A replay of the conference call will be available from Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 4 p.m. ET until 11:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 by calling 404-537-3406 or 1-855-859-2056 (toll free within North America).

About Sun Life Financial
Celebrating 150 years in 2015, Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Sun Life Financial and its partners have operations in key markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda. As of December 31, 2014 the Sun Life Financial group of companies had total assets under management of $734 billion. For more information please visit www.sunlife.com  

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

Note to Editors: All figures in Canadian dollars. 

SOURCE Sun Life Financial Inc. - Financial News

Media Relations Contact: Frank Switzer, Vice-President, Corporate Communications, T. 416-979-4086, frank.switzer@sunlife.com; Investor Relations Contact: Greg Dilworth, Vice-President, Investor Relations, T. 416-979-4198, investor.relations@sunlife.com