Driving towards a more sustainable future: Sun Life releases 2022 Sustainability Report
Report captures outcomes related to increasing financial security, fostering healthier lives, advancing sustainable investing, and operating as a trusted and responsible business.
TORONTO, March 28, 2023 /CNW/ - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today released its 2022 Sustainability Report and 2022 Public Accountability Statement. The Report captures the company's efforts to maximize its positive impact on society and the environment over the long term. As an organization empowered to be sustainability driven, Sun Life is taking action to embed sustainability into everything it does, from its talent and culture to its business strategies, operations, investments, and philanthropy. Specific highlights on key outcomes can be found here.
"The momentum we're building to power our sustainability ambition is truly remarkable," said Alanna Boyd, Senior Vice-President and Chief Sustainability Officer, Sun Life. "From increasing financial security through innovative products and education, to fostering healthier lives by enhancing access to services, to advancing sustainable investing capabilities to drive the transition to a low-carbon, inclusive economy, we're working toward a more sustainable future for all. This is at the heart of our Purpose of helping Clients achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives."
Boyd added, "I'm proud of what we've accomplished to date, but know there is more work ahead as we challenge and empower ourselves to find new opportunities to create lasting impact for our Clients, the societies in which we operate, and each other."
Establishing Sun Life's Net-Zero Targets
As part of its goal of achieving net zero by 2050, Sun Life today released its interim climate targets for its general account. For more information, click here.
For more information about Sun Life's sustainability efforts, visit www.sunlife.com/sustainability.
All data as of December 31, 2022, unless otherwise noted.
About Sun Life
Sun Life is a leading international financial services organization providing asset management, wealth, insurance and health solutions to individual and institutional Clients. Sun Life has operations in a number of markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda. As of December 31, 2022, Sun Life had total assets under management of $1.33 trillion. For more information, please visit www.sunlife.com.
Sun Life Financial Inc. trades on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine (PSE) stock exchanges under the ticker symbol SLF.
Note to editors: All figures in Canadian dollars.
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