AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Sun Life Financial Inc. and Certain Subsidiaries
Posted today (7 hours ago)
AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A+ and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “aa-” of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada and Sun Life and Health Insurance Company – the core insurance subsidiaries of Sun Life Financial Inc.
Celtics and fans raise more than $100k for #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes campaign with record-breaking 64 dunks and over 10,000 hashtags
Posted on Dec 11, 2018 (3 days ago)
BOSTON and WELLESLEY, Mass., Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For Diabetes Awareness Month in November, Celtics players achieved a #SunLifeDunk4Diabetes campaign record 64 dunks, each generating a $1,000 donation from Sun Life to support the Greater Boston YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program. Donations for dunks were doubled on World Diabetes Day, November 14, when the Celtics played the Toronto Raptors, recognizing Sun Life's support for both teams from its U.S. and corporate headquarters in Wellesley, Mass., and Toronto. Although the talented players blew past the 40 dunk goal set for the campaign, Sun Life donated for all 64 dunks.
Sun Life Financial Announces Automatic Repurchase Plan Pursuant to Its Normal Course Issuer Bid
Posted on Dec 10, 2018 (4 days ago)
Under the automatic repurchase plan, the Company's designated broker may purchase common shares of the Company pursuant to the NCIB at times when the Company ordinarily would not be active in the market due to regulatory restrictions or self-imposed blackout periods. Purchases made pursuant to the automatic repurchase plan, if any, will be made by the Company's designated broker based upon the parameters prescribed by the Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX"), applicable Canadian securities laws and the terms of the written agreement between the Company and its designated broker. The automatic repurchase plan constitutes an "automatic plan" for purposes of applicable Canadian securities legislation and has been pre-cleared by the TSX.
Analysis: Positioning to Benefit within Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Sun Life Financial, Autodesk, Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Curis, and Accenture — Research Highlights Growth, Revenue, and Consolidated Results
Posted on Nov 30, 2018 (14 days ago)
NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2018 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors,.
Sun Life Vies for $3 Billion Hong Kong Insurer FTLife
Posted on Nov 22, 2018 (22 days ago)
(Bloomberg) -- Canada’s Sun Life Financial Inc. is among suitors vying to acquire FTLife Insurance Co., in a deal that could value the Hong Kong insurer at more than $3 billion, people familiar with the matter said.
Sun Life named to 2018 Top Places to Work by The Boston Globe
Posted on Nov 16, 2018 (28 days ago)
WELLESLEY, Mass. , Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Life Financial U.S. has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Massachusetts for 2018 by The Boston Globe . According to the Globe , Top Places ...
Montreal Heart Institute creates first-of-its-kind diabetes prevention clinic in Canada
Posted on Nov 14, 2018 (30 days ago)
MONTREAL , Nov. 14, 2018 /CNW/ - In celebration of World Diabetes Day, the Montreal Heart Institute Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of the Diabetes Prevention Clinic supported by Sun Life Financial. The only one of its kind in Canada , this multidisciplinary program will launch in December at the Montreal Heart Institute's EPIC Center, the largest center for cardiovascular disease prevention in the country.
Sun Life supports those affected by California wildfires
Posted on Nov 13, 2018 (31 days ago)
WELLESLEY, Mass. , Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Sun Life Financial is ready to assist clients affected by the wildfires in Central and Northern California , recognizing that many have already evacuated ...
Midterms' impact on benefits: Dems controlling more state legislatures and the House could mean new paid family and medical leave laws, according to Sun Life experts
Posted on Nov 8, 2018 (36 days ago)
WELLESLEY, Mass., Nov. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- In a legislative webinar post-election yesterday, Sun Life Financial U.S. experts discussed how the midterm elections could affect employee benefits, and explored the growth of new paid leave laws at the federal, state and local levels. "Paid leave is definitely on the rise," said Robertson.
The Toronto-based company said it had profit of 71 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 92 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street expectations. The average estimate ...