News releases

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September 28, 2020

Sun Life and MGIS extend partnership offering specialized disability income protection to healthcare professionals

Sun Life U.S. and The MGIS Companies, Inc., a leading national insurance program manager, today announced a ten-year extension of their partnership serving the customized benefit needs of...

September 25, 2020

Sun Life redeems Series 2015-1 Subordinated Unsecured 2.60% Fixed/Floating Debentures

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) announced today that it completed the redemption of all of its outstanding $500 million principal amount of Series 2015-1 Subordinated Unsecured...

September 24, 2020

Sun Life engages with NAACP Legal Defense Fund and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture to support voter and educational initiatives

As part of Sun Life's larger global efforts to combat racism and support organizations actively fighting for equality, Sun Life U.S. will be working with two organizations on the frontlines of...

September 21, 2020

Sun Life launches COVID-19 outbreak coverage and related products for self-funded employers

Sun Life U.S. has added three COVID-19 insurance products to its stop-loss offerings, including coverage for outbreaks, providing risk protection for self-funded employers if employees become...

September 17, 2020

Nearly 70% of young Canadians say their mental health has been negatively impacted by COVID-19

Sun Life commits $10,000 to Foundry Kelowna's Mobile Health & Wellness Unit, providing mental health and health care services to young people KELOWNA, BC, Sept. 17, 2020 /CNW/ - As the COVID-19...

September 16, 2020

Boston Celtics and Sun Life go virtual to connect with YMCA youth on health and wellness

When the pandemic began, Sun Life and the Celtics had to quickly pivot their annual Fit to Win youth fitness program to a virtual format to accommodate the shutdown and subsequent safety measures....

September 15, 2020

Sun Life named a best employer in Massachusetts on Forbes' 2020 Best-In-State Employers list

Forbes Media released its second annual Best-In-State employers list, including Sun Life on the Massachusetts company list. The survey was conducted on a rolling basis from October 2019 to May...

September 08, 2020

Nearly half of all Canadians feel less financially secure due to COVID-19

A recent Sun Life survey indicates that nearly half of all Canadians (45%) feel less financially secure since COVID-19 began. The survey also highlights the interconnectedness of health and...

August 27, 2020

CaGBC names BentallGreenOak the national winner of the Green Building Pioneer Award for innovation in climate change resiliency

Today, the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC) named BentallGreenOak (BGO) the recipient of its national Green Building Pioneer Award. BGO, with co-sponsorship from the firm's majority-owner...

August 27, 2020

Dean Connor, Sun Life President & Chief Executive Officer, to speak at the 2020 Scotiabank Financials Summit

Dean Connor, Sun Life's President & CEO, will participate in a virtual fireside chat at the Scotiabank Financials Summit. Date: Thursday, September 10, 2020 Time: Dean Connor to speak from 9:30...