News releases

October 17, 2017

Taking the fight against diabetes to the basketball court

Sun Life Financial and Toronto Raptors team up to launch Sun Life Dunk for Diabetes, a national program that encourages healthy living to prevent type 2 diabetes TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Sun...

October 13, 2017

MEDIA ADVISORY - Sun Life Financial and the Toronto Raptors to introduce dynamic program promoting healthy living in Canadian youth

Toronto Raptors representatives DeMar DeRozan, Dwane Casey, Masai Ujiri and Raptors 905's Jerry Stackhouse will join Sun Life Financial, Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada, and NBA Canada to unveil an...

October 12, 2017

Sun Life Financial and Canada's children's hospitals form unprecedented partnership to fight type 2 diabetes

Donation creates the Sun Life Financial Child and Youth Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Initiative TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) proudly announces the...

October 10, 2017

Media Advisory - Sun Life Financial to make significant commitment to Canada's first pediatric hospital network in support of diabetes prevention

Sun Life Financial and Canada's Children's Hospital Foundations (CCHF), joined by Canadian Ice Hockey player and six-time Olympian Hayley Wickenheiser, are making an exciting announcement about...

September 29, 2017

Wishing Isabelle Hudon success as she leaves Sun Life Financial to become the first female Canadian Ambassador to France

Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) is proud to announce one of its best and brightest senior leaders, Isabelle Hudon, Executive Chair, Sun Life Financial Quebec and Senior...

September 14, 2017

Kevin Dougherty, President, Sun Life Financial Canada, to speak at the CIBC 16th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference

Kevin Dougherty, President, Sun Life Financial Canada, will speak on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at CIBC's 16th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference in Montreal, Quebec. The...

September 12, 2017

Sun Life introduces 'Ella', an interactive digital coach to help Clients navigate and maximize their benefits and pension plans

Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada ("Sun Life") is launching another Canadian life insurance industry first with the introduction of 'Ella', an interactive digital coach who will help Clients...

September 07, 2017

Sun Life Global Investments to acquire Excel Funds Management Inc. and Excel Investment Counsel Inc.

Strategic move will expand Sun Life Global Investments' line-up of emerging markets funds Excel Funds to become part of Sun Life Financial family TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - Sun Life Global...

August 30, 2017

Sun Life makes it quick and easy for Canadians to apply for life insurance online

New digital offerings with a range of terms and coverage help Clients meet financial and health needs in as little as ten minutes TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadians can now apply online for...

August 24, 2017

Pharmacogenetics to provide personalized approach to mental health treatment

Sun Life Financial partnering with Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and Assurex Health to help Clients and their physicians find effective medication sooner TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2017 /CNW/ -...