Emerging market stocks have had a tough year as global trade tensions and a rising U.S. dollar have crimped growth and made investors wary of investing in these fast-growing economies. The growth of emerging markets is an unstoppable force and the sell-off provides a chance to invest at a cheaper price. One way to evaluate the growing importance of emerging markets is through the behaviour of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB).
[$$] Sycamore Settles Potential Nine West Suits for $105 Million
Posted on Oct 19, 2018 (3 days ago)
Nine West Holdings unveiled an amended restructuring plan that settles potential lawsuits against private-equity owner Sycamore Partners for $105 million in cash, far less than the amount the unsecured ...
[$$] Biswas's Take: Canada's Sun Life Could Bring Unusual Approach to Direct Lending to U.S. Investors
Posted on Oct 18, 2018 (4 days ago)
Canada’s Sun Life Investment Management has a different approach to direct lending, and it could soon bring its methods to U.S. investors. has made tens of billions of dollars in direct loans for small infrastructure, construction and other niche projects over the years. , chief executive of Cliffwater LLC, a consulting firm that advises pension funds and other institutional investors on private debt investing.
Sun Life is ready to support those impacted by Hurricane Michael
Posted on Oct 10, 2018 (12 days ago)
WELLESLEY, Mass. , Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Life Financial is prepared to assist clients affected by the hurricane in the Gulf Coast and surrounding areas, recognizing that many may need to evacuate ...
See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Sun Life Financial Inc.
Posted on Oct 4, 2018 (18 days ago)
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MFS Investment Grade Municipal Trust -- Moody's affirms ratings of VMTP shares issued by five MFS Investment Management closed-end funds
Posted on Oct 2, 2018 (20 days ago)
Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has affirmed the ratings of Variable Rate Municipal Term Preferred Shares (VMTP Shares) issued by five closed-end funds advised by MFS Investment Management, as listed below. The affirmation of the ratings coincides with the Funds' expected maturity extension by approximately 30 months.
Royals Charities and Sun Life Financial raise $20,000 for American Diabetes Association through "Strikeout Diabetes" campaign
Posted on Oct 1, 2018 (21 days ago)
WELLESLEY, Mass., Oct. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Just before the start of the KC Royals v. Cleveland Indians game on Saturday, Sun Life Financial and Royals Charities presented the American Diabetes Association of Kansas City with $20,000 from the #StrikeoutDiabetes campaign. #StrikeoutDiabetes, a season-long fundraising campaign, raised $21 from Sun Life every time a Royals pitcher got a strikeout, representing that every 21 seconds, someone in the U.S. is diagnosed with diabetes. The end-of-season goal was $20,000, which the Royals met easily thanks to a solid starting pitching rotation.
Prudential, Sun Life among bidders for CBA's Indonesia insurance business-sources
Posted on Sep 28, 2018 (24 days ago)
At least five insurers, including Britain's Prudential (PRU.L) and Canada's Sun Life (SLF.TO), have bid for Commonwealth Bank of Australia's (CBA) (CBA.AX) majority stake in an Indonesian insurance venture, people with knowledge of the process said. The stake sale, which could value the venture at between $250 million (£191 million) and $300 million, has also received second-round bids from insurer FWD Group, Singapore-listed Great Eastern Holdings (GELA.SI), and Indonesia's Sequis Life, three people said. Australia's biggest lender is selling its 80 percent stake in PT Commonwealth Life, which has a presence in 20 Indonesian cities with more than 500,000 individual and group customers, Reuters reported in January.
Sun Life Financial appoints James M. Peck to the Board of Directors
Posted on Sep 27, 2018 (25 days ago)
TORONTO , Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) is pleased to announce that James M. Peck has been appointed to the Board of Directors effective January 1, 2019 . ...
What’s The Value Of Sun Life Financial Inc (TSE:SLF)?
Posted on Sep 24, 2018 (28 days ago)
One of the most difficult industry to value is insurance, given that they adhere to different rules compared to other companies. For instance, insurance firms that invest excess premiums areRead More...
Sun Life is ready to support those impacted by Hurricane Florence
Posted on Sep 14, 2018 (38 days ago)
WELLESLEY, Mass. , Sept. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Life Financial is prepared to assist clients affected by the hurricane in the Carolinas and surrounding areas, recognizing that many may have evacuated ...