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Sun Life Financial Trust Inc. at a glance

Sun Life Financial (SLF) Trust Inc. is incorporated under the federal Trust and Loan Companies Act. It is licensed to carry on business in all provinces and territories and provides trust company products and services exclusively for Sun Life Financial Canada, its agents and its clients.

Sun Life Financial Trust Inc. is a member of the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC), a crown agency designed to protect the money you invest with member institutions, up to certain limits set by the CDIC. For more information about this coverage, please contact CDIC at 1-800-461-2342, or visit their website at www.cdic.ca.

Sun Life Financial Trust Inc. provides quarterly reports to the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) and is subject to regular review by OSFI.

Products and services provided by Sun Life Financial Trust Inc.

Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GICs)

  • Provides customers with a guaranteed product to complement their accumulation annuity and market-based investment products.

Trust services

  • Trust services allow plan sponsors to offer plan members registered pension plans through trusteed arrangements.
  • It also allows for plan sponsors of trusteed arrangements to continue offering plan members such arrangements when moving from an external trust environment.
  • A trusteed plan allows plan sponsors to offer plan members investments in GICs as well as guaranteed and segregated funds.