A grieving woman says she was treated like a murder suspect by an insurer who had refused to payout the pension of her late fiancé.
Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (UK) Limited (SLOC UK) has been fined £600,000 by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) for failings in the governance of its with-profits business.
Third way annuities provider Sun Life Financial of Canada has announced it will close to new business in the UK from 3 December, with 100 job losses across the business.
How the retirement market is shaping up
A third of people approaching retirement feel inflation poses the greatest risk to their pension pot, whilst long-term care was their second biggest concern, a survey from Sun Life of Canada found.
Suffolk Life’s John Moret has warned that pension providers with legacy issues could struggle to keep up with the pace of legislative change over the coming year. Do you feel that this is the case and if so what impact do you think this will have?
A fifth of clients who have not seen an IFA in five years blamed trust issues.
The launch of Sun Life Financial of Canada’s Unretirement Index has shown a distinct lack of confidence in the UK’s retirement provision. Mark Stopard looks at why this is the case
Britons display “worryingly” low levels of optimism towards preparing for retirement and possess a gloomier outlook than their counterparts across the Atlantic, a study suggests.
Britain’s optimism about their retirement is lagging behind the USA and Canada according to research from Sun Life Financial of Canada.
What issue do you think should be the new work and pension secretary’s main priority?
Mark Stopard discusses the future prospects for variable annuities in the UK
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Helen Morrissey talks to Mark Stopard about Sun Life Financial of Canada’s acquisition of Lincoln Financial and how they will look to develop the variable annuity market
Lincoln Unit Trust Managers has been put up for sale by Sun Life Financial of Canada.
Former head of marketing at Lincoln Financial, Simon O’Connor, has left the firm following its purchase by Sun Life of Canada.
Sun Life of Canada has reduced the allowable level of equity exposure for its income guarantees.
Sun Life’s buyout of Lincoln’s UK business is expected to be complete by next week.
The Association of IFAs has appointed a former head of group insurance marketing at Sun Life of Canada, Rebecca Pratley, as its head of marketing at the trade body.