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News releases

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June 02, 2021

Sun Life annual report on high-cost medical claims shows cancer continued to increase in cost and frequency despite pandemic environment

Sun Life has released its annual research report on high-cost claims and medical trends. Cancer again topped the list of the 10 most common and costliest medical conditions, with an increase of 16...

May 18, 2021

Sun Life names Kimberly Mashburn National Absence Practice Leader

Sun Life U.S. has appointed Kimberly Mashburn as National Absence Practice Leader. Mashburn will guide strategic business development with key brokers, consultants and clients, as well as provide...

May 06, 2021

Sun Life partners with American Diabetes Association to support Project Power youth health program

Sun Life has become a national sponsor of Project Power, a youth health and fitness program offered by the American Diabetes Association®(ADA). The program empowers youth to make healthy...

April 23, 2021

Sun Life to acquire PinnacleCare

Transaction strategically expands Sun Life's U.S. Stop-Loss & Health business TORONTO, WELLESLEY, Mass. and BALTIMORE, April 23, 2021 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF)...

April 15, 2021

Sun Life launches Stitch® to expand access to supplemental health benefits

Sun Life has launched a new, comprehensive way for employers to offer supplemental health benefits to all of their employees, including part-time and gig workers who typically are not eligible for...

April 01, 2021

Sun Life becomes inaugural corporate sponsor of Bentley University program for first-generation college students

Sun Life U.S. has partnered with Bentley University as an inaugural corporate sponsor for first-generation college students within the school's FirstGen Presidential Fellows (FPF) program. The Sun...

March 31, 2021

Celtics and Sun Life wrap first fully virtual Fit to Win youth fitness program with Semi Ojeleye

Sun Life and the Celtics have closed out another year of Fit to Win, a four-week fitness and health program for children from YMCA locations in Greater Boston, Hartford, and Southern Maine. Over...

January 29, 2021

Sun Life receives 13th consecutive 100% score from Human Rights Campaign for LGBTQ+ workplace equality

Sun Life U.S. scored a 100% for the 13th year in a row on the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices...

January 28, 2021

Sun Life U.S. earns 2021 Top Workplaces USA award

Sun Life U.S. has been named a 2021 Top Workplaces USA employer by Energage, an organization that develops solutions to build and brand top workplaces. This is the inaugural year for Top...

January 27, 2021

Sun Life U.S. creates new absence management solution, using employer and employee feedback to make absence easier

Sun Life U.S. has launched a new in-house absence management solution that simplifies the complexities of managing paid and unpaid leaves of absence and leverages the power of one – one...

January 07, 2021

Sun Life U.S. President Dan Fishbein, M.D., joins Dean's Advisory Board at Boston University School of Medicine

Dan Fishbein, M.D., president of Sun Life U.S., has been appointed to the Boston University School of Medicine's (BUSM) Dean's Advisory Board. As an advisory board member, Fishbein will provide...

January 05, 2021

Sun Life cautions investors regarding Obatan LLC bid for shares

Sun Life Financial Inc. (the "Company" or "Sun Life") (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) has been notified that Obatan LLC ("Obatan") has made an unsolicited "mini-tender offer" to purchase up to 50,000...

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