Annual meetings

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2021 annual meeting

May 5, 2021

The Annual Meeting of common shareholders of Sun Life Financial Inc. and the Annual Meeting of the voting policyholders and the sole shareholder of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada will be held in a virtual only format by way of live webcast on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 5:00 p.m. (Toronto time).

At Sun Life, we are in the business of helping Canadians achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives. We have been actively monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic developments and the directives from public health and government authorities. The health and wellbeing of our employees, Clients, investors and communities is our priority. Similar to last year and in consideration of the health and safety of our employees, shareholders and the broader community, the meeting will be held in a virtual only format by way of live webcast. Shareholders will have the opportunity to attend the meeting online in real time regardless of their location, to submit questions and to vote on a number of important matters. Shareholders, policyholders or members of the public will not be able to attend the meeting in person. Please refer to the 2021 Management Information Circular or Information for voting policyholders booklet, as applicable for more information.

Annual meeting materials

Your vote is important. Shareholders and policyholders are encouraged to vote in advance by one of the methods described in the 2021 Management Information Circular or Information for voting policyholders booklet, as applicable. Registered shareholders are asked to return their completed proxies or exercise their vote, by the voting deadline, Monday, May 3, 2021 at 5 p.m. (Toronto time). Voting policyholders must submit their proxies no later than 5 p.m. (Toronto time) on Wednesday, April 28, 2021.

The mailing to shareholders will commence on or about March 25, 2021 and the mailing for policyholders will commence on or about March 31, 2021.

About the annual meetings and voting 

Go digital!

Shareholders can sign-up for electronic delivery of shareholder materials as follows:

Registered shareholders and share ownershipaccount participants:

Sign up for e-delivery at https://ca.astfinancial.com/slfgodigital or by checking the box on the reverse side of your proxy form and providing your email address.

Non-registered shareholders in Canada and U.S.

Sign up for e-delivery at www.proxyvote.com using the control number on your voting instruction form OR after the meeting by obtaining a unique registration number from your financial intermediary.

If you would like more information about the Company, please visit our Investors and Shareholder services section on this website, as well as the Financial results & reports section.

Prior annual meetings materials