TORONTO, Aug. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Sun Life
Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) today announced a quarterly
dividend of $0.36 per common share, payable September 30, 2014, to
shareholders of record at the close of business on August 27, 2014.
This is the same amount as paid in the previous quarter.
The Board also announced that the following quarterly dividends on its
Class A Non-Cumulative Preferred Shares are payable on September 30,
2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 27,
$0.296875 per share
$0.30 per share
$0.278125 per share
$0.278125 per share
$0.28125 per share
$0.271875 per share
$0.24375 per share
$0.26563 per share
Dividends payable on September 30, 2014 to participants in the Canadian
Dividend Reinvestment and Share Purchase Plan (the "Plan") will be used
to purchase common shares from treasury at the volume weighted average
market price determined in accordance with the Plan.
Sun Life Financial Inc. has designated the dividends referred to above
as eligible dividends for the purposes of the Income Tax Act (Canada).
About Sun Life Financial
Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services
organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth
products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Sun Life
Financial and its partners have operations in key 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 June 30, 2014 the Sun
Life Financial group of companies had total assets under management of
$684 billion. 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.
SOURCE: Sun Life Financial Inc.
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