Hong Kong, December 15, 2020 – Sun Life Hong Kong Limited (“Sun Life Hong Kong” or “the Company”) would like to alert all clients and the public to stay vigilant against fraudulent promotion activities. Fraudsters claiming to be the Company’s advisors have been contacting clients by email and soliciting clients to make deposits into a designated account for the purchase of intellectual property insurance which is not the Company’s scope of business.
If clients are concerned that they may have disclosed any personal information or have conducted any transactions through the fraudsters, they should immediately contact the Hong Kong Police Force Anti-Deception Coordination Centre at (852) 18222.
The Company would like to remind all clients to stay vigilant and watch out for phishing emails and bogus calls. Necessary steps should be taken to verify the identity of the caller or sender. Clients should call the Company’s Client Service Hotline (852) 2103 8928 when in doubt.
About Sun Life
Sun Life is a leading international financial services organization providing insurance, wealth and asset management solutions to individual and corporate 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 Sept 30, 2020, Sun Life had total assets under management of C$1,186 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.
Sun Life Financial Inc. is the holding company of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. Sun Life Hong Kong Limited is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada.