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December 21, 2020

Sun Life announces intention to redeem Series 2016-1 Subordinated Unsecured 3.10% Fixed/Floating Debentures

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) ("Sun Life") today announced its intention to redeem all of the outstanding $350 million principal amount of Series 2016-1 Subordinated Unsecured...

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 15, 2020

Joint Statement By Canadian Banks And Life Insurance Companies Regarding Annual Meetings In 2021

This is a joint statement issued by BMO, CIBC, Canadian Western Bank, Laurentian Bank, National Bank, RBC, Scotiabank, TD Bank Group, Great-West Lifeco, Canada Life, Manulife and Sun Life. Each of...

December 15, 2020

Sun Life and Portland Foreside break ground on new Portland waterfront development

Construction at the future site of the new Sun Life U.S. downtown Portland office has officially begun. Sun Life and subsidiary FullscopeRMS will occupy 77,000 square feet, the largest office...

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 08, 2020

Boston Celtics and Sun Life #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes raises $105,000 for YMCA of Greater Boston diabetes program

The dunks may have been from the 2019-20 NBA season, but Celtics fans engaged in real time on social media, raising $105,000 for the Greater Boston YMCA by using the hashtag #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes....

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 02, 2020

Leonardo Dionicio named a 2021 top Hispanic professional in IT by HITEC

Sun Life announced today that Leonardo Dionicio, vice president, Technology Foundation for Sun Life U.S., has been named to the HITEC 2021 100 list of the most influential and notable Hispanic...

December 02, 2020

Sun Life President and CEO Dean Connor Announces Intention to Retire after Distinguished Career

Bill Anderson, Chairman of Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF), announced today that Sun Life President and Chief Executive Officer, Dean Connor intends to retire August 6, 2021. Kevin...