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Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF.TO)

SLF.TO on Toronto Stock Exchange

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23 Feb 2018
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Sun Life Announces Share Repurchase Program
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 05:31pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc ::SUN LIFE ANNOUNCES SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM AS PART OF NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL INC - ‍REPURCHASE PROGRAM WILL FORM PART OF CO'S NORMAL COURSE ISSUER BID ANNOUNCED ON AUGUST 9, 2017​.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL INC - ‍SUN LIFE CURRENTLY INTENDS TO PURCHASE MAXIMUM OF 3.2 MILLION COMMON SHARES UNDER PROGRAM​.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL INC - ‍ENTERED INTO A PROGRAM AGREEMENT WITH A THIRD PARTY TO REPURCHASE COMMON SHARES THROUGH DAILY PURCHASES​.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL INC - ‍REPURCHASE WILL TAKE PLACE BETWEEN FEBRUARY 20, 2018 AND EARLIER OF AUGUST 13, 2018​.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial Qtrly ‍underlying Earnings Per Share $1.05​
Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 05:04pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc ::SUN LIFE FINANCIAL REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2017 RESULTS.REPORTED NET INCOME IN QUARTER INCLUDES A NET CHARGE OF $251 MILLION ($444 MILLION PRE-TAX) RELATED TO U.S. TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT​.QUARTER-END GLOBAL ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT OF $975 BILLION COMPARED TO $903 BILLION AS AT DECEMBER 31, 2016.QTRLY ‍REPORTED EARNINGS PER SHARE OF $0.34​.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL - QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $8,648 MILLION VERSUS $2,366 MILLION.QTRLY ‍UNDERLYING EARNINGS PER SHARE $1.05​.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW C$1.02 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial Says Will Collaborate With Securekey Technologies
Wednesday, 7 Feb 2018 08:00am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc ::SUN LIFE FINANCIAL SAYS WILL COLLABORATE WITH SECUREKEY TECHNOLOGIES, A PROVIDER OF IDENTITY & AUTHENTICATION SOLUTIONS USING BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial To Take Charge Of About $200 Mln Related To U.S. Tax Reform
Friday, 12 Jan 2018 06:58am EST 

Jan 12 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc ::SUN LIFE FINANCIAL ANNOUNCES ESTIMATED IMPACT OF U.S. TAX REFORM.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL - EXPECTS TAX EXPENSE INCLUDED IN 2018 UNDERLYING NET INCOME TO DECREASE BY ABOUT $130 MILLION.SUN LIFE FINANCIAL - ALSO EXPECTS TO TAKE CHARGE TO REPORTED NET INCOME OF ABOUT $200 MILLION RELATED TO U.S. TAX REFORM WHEN CO REPORTS Q4 RESULTS.  Full Article

Sun life Financial raises dividend by to C$0.455/shr
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 05:04pm EST 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc :Sun Life Financial increases common share dividend and declares dividends on preferred shares.Raises dividend by 2 cents to C$0.455per share.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial posts Q3 ‍reported EPS $1.32​
Wednesday, 8 Nov 2017 05:02pm EST 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc :Sun Life Financial reports third quarter 2017 results.Sun Life Financial Inc - qtrly ‍reported EPS $1.32​.Sun Life Financial Inc - qtrly ‍underlying EPS $1.05​.Q3 earnings per share view c$1.01 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Sun Life Financial Inc - qtrly ‍underlying ROE 12.7 percent versus 13.4 percent​.  Full Article

Sun Life Global Investments to acquire Excel Funds Management and Excel Investment Counsel
Thursday, 7 Sep 2017 05:04pm EDT 

Sept 8 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc :Sun Life Global Investments to acquire Excel Funds Management Inc and Excel Investment Counsel Inc.Sun Life Financial Inc says ‍financial and other terms of transaction will not be disclosed​.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial to commence a normal course issuer bid
Wednesday, 9 Aug 2017 05:16pm EDT 

Aug 9 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc :Sun Life Financial to commence a normal course issuer bid.Sun Life Financial Inc - ‍normal course issuer bid will commence on August 14, 2017 and continue until August 13, 2018​.Sun Life Financial Inc says have approved its normal course issuer bid to purchase, for cancellation, up to 11.5 million common shares.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial reports Q2 adjusted earnings per share $‍0.93​
Wednesday, 9 Aug 2017 05:01pm EDT 

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc -:Sun Life Financial reports second quarter 2017 results.Sun Life Financial Inc qtrly reported eps $‍0.93​.Sun Life Financial Inc qtrly underlying eps $1.12.Sun Life Financial Inc - continue to expect to achieve full $100 million pre-tax run-rate synergies by end of 2019.Q2 earnings per share view c$0.97 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Sun Life Financial raises dividend
Tuesday, 9 May 2017 05:02pm EDT 

May 9 (Reuters) - Sun Life Financial Inc :Says announced an increase of 4% or 1.5 cents per share to dividend to be paid on its common shares.Sets dividend of C$0.435per share.  Full Article

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Sun Life eyes acquisitions as earnings beat market view

TORONTO Canadian insurer Sun Life Financial said it was looking to use its financial muscle to make acquisitions after reporting fourth-quarter earnings that exceeded market expectations.