February 23, 2017

Sun Life Financial to host Investor Day 2017

TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) (the "Company") will hold Investor Day 2017 at 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, March 9, 2017, to provide investors and analysts with an update on the Company's performance, strategic goals, financial objectives and plans.

The event will feature presentations from President and Chief Executive Officer Dean Connor, as well as other members of the Sun Life Financial Executive Team.

To listen to the live webcast and view the presentation slides, please visit www.sunlife.com/investorday 10 minutes prior to the start of the presentations. The webcast and presentations will be archived on the Company's website following the event.


Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017


Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ET


About Sun Life Financial
Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of insurance, wealth and asset management solutions to individuals and corporate Clients. Sun Life Financial has operations in a number of 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, 2016, Sun Life Financial had total assets under management of $903 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.

Media Relations Contact:
Gannon Loftus
Manager, Media & PR
Corporate Communications
T. 416-979-6345

Investor Relations Contact:
Greg Dilworth
Investor Relations
T. 416-979-6230

SOURCE Sun Life Financial Inc.