News releases

November 21, 2019

Sun Life announces $293 million annuity buy-out deal with Rayonier Advanced Materials

Today, Sun Life announced a $293 million annuity buy-out transaction with Rayonier Advanced Materials ("RYAM") to transfer a portion of its Canadian defined benefit (DB) pension obligations. "We...

November 19, 2019

Counting pennies: the frugal facts of retirement

What working Canadians can do now to ensure a financially secure future Sun Life survey finds nearly half (47%) of working Canadians believe there is a serious risk they could outlive their...

November 15, 2019

Sun Life again named to The Boston Globe Top Places to Work

Sun Life U.S. has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts for 2019 by The Boston Globe. Top Places to Work are chosen based on employee feedback regarding engagement, business...

October 30, 2019

How Sun Life is transforming digital healthcare one click at a time

Today, Lumino Health is celebrating one year of helping Canadians find their healthcare match online. To date, Sun Life Clients have submitted over 10 million ratings for the healthcare providers...

October 10, 2019

Breaking Barriers: helping Canadians on disability leave get back to work

Nearly 60% of working Canadians have experienced a mental health condition at some point in their lifei, placing it among the leading causes of disability leaveii. Treatment options, wait times,...

October 02, 2019

Sun Life is proud title sponsor of the Toronto Raptors Training Camp in Québec City

Sun Life is proud to be title sponsor of the first Raptors Training Camp hosted in the province of Quebec. The Camp has brought #WeTheNorth excitement to Québec City this week as the 2019 NBA...

September 30, 2019

New insurance solutions round out Sun Life's permanent product shelf, helping advisors offer peace of mind to business owners

Added simplicity, flexibility help Canadians protect what matters most to them TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Today Sun Life announced that it will offer simple and flexible options for...

September 24, 2019

Mental health conditions on the rise while helpful resources remain untouched

Mental health challenges continue to affect the lives of many Canadians. According to the 2019 Sun Life Barometer, 59% of working Canadians have experienced a mental health issue, an increase from...

August 21, 2019

Sun Life Global Investments joins Cirque du Soleil in creating once-in-a-lifetime experience for local Boys and Girls Club members

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments" or "SLGI"), the Presenting Partner of Cirque du Soleil Touring Shows in Canada, invited members of the Boys and Girls Club from

August 13, 2019

Sun Life completes inaugural Sustainability Bond Offering

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) (the "Company") announced today the successful completion of the public offering in Canada of $750 million principal amount of Series 2019-1...