News releases

May 11, 2020

Social isolation is taking a toll on Canadians' mental health

More than half of Canadians experiencing mental health issues during COVID-19 TORONTO, May 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Millions of Canadians haven't left their homes in weeks. For many, the only outing is...

March 31, 2020

Sun Life announces free virtual health care services to Group Benefits Clients

As Canada and its health care system continue to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, Sun Life is taking action to help support Clients and Canadians in need of enhanced medical support while social...

March 30, 2020

Sun Life Wins Sustainability Bond of the Year Award

Sun Life Sustainability Bond reflects strength of the company's new sustainability strategy TORONTO, March 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) is pleased to announce...

March 30, 2020

Sun Life to donate $1 million to support communities impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

Support efforts will focus on health care, elder care and addressing food security needs TORONTO, March 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Sun Life is donating an initial C$1 million to support communities impacted...

February 24, 2020

$100,000 for more mental health services for youth in the Québec City region

QUÉBEC CITY, Feb. 24, 2020 CNW/ - Québec City Mayor Régis Labeaume, and Mr. Jacques Goulet, President of Sun Life Canada, today announced the creation of a $100,000 mental health fund. Sun Life...

February 19, 2020

Sun Life Global Investments announces changes to select mutual funds

Sun Life Global Investments (Canada) Inc. ("Sun Life Global Investments") today announced changes to select mutual funds with the aim to streamline and enhance Sun Life Global Investments' product...

January 16, 2020

Morneau Shepell and Sun Life announce a $560 million pension risk transfer from Iron Ore Company of Canada

Morneau Shepell, a leader in pension risk management in Canada, advised Iron Ore Company of Canada ("IOC"), a majority owned subsidiary of Rio Tinto, in its capacity as Plan administrator of its...

January 13, 2020

First year of the Montreal Heart Institute's Diabetes Prevention Clinic supported by Sun Life Financial

What if you were told you could reverse the course of type 2 diabetes through exercise and a healthy diet? That was the challenge this past year for patients at the Montreal Heart Institute's...