Effective November 27, 2021, the deferred sales charge and low load sales charge purchase options will no longer be available for purchase on Sun Life Global Investments mutual funds. Switches between funds of the same sales charge purchase option will be permitted.

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Trust GICs and GIFs: What's the difference?

Trust GICs and GIFs – while their names are similar, these investments differ in how they work and their purpose. Find out how GICs and GIFs can complement each other in your portfolio. 

Trust GICs and GIFs: What's the difference?

Trust GICs and GIFs – while their names are similar, these investments differ in how they work and their purpose. Find out how GICs and GIFs can complement each other in your portfolio. 

  • March 15, 2021

    Four reasons to consider investing globally

    Investors are regularly reminded that well-diversified portfolios may deliver more consistent results. That’s where investing globally comes in.

  • March 12, 2021

    Segregated funds cost more than mutual funds. Why?

    The answer is “insurance” – in the form of death benefit, maturity, and, in some cases, income guarantees.

  • March 10, 2021

    What are GIFs (Guaranteed Investment funds)?

    A key difference is that only insurance companies can offer GIFs. They have benefits that mutual funds don’t, including guarantees and estate planning advantages.

  • July 02, 2020

    Maximize savings for your child's education

    It's never too early to start planning for your child's education. One important consideration is how will you pay for it? The sooner you start saving, the better position you will be in.

  • August 01, 2019

    Series descriptions

    Mutual funds are categorized into different “series” or “classes” which are designed to provide different benefits for investors and/or different compensation arrangements for the advisors that sell the fund.

  • July 11, 2019

    Types of mutual funds

    Get started on learning about the different kinds of mutual funds.

  • July 11, 2019

    Mutual fund fees

    Learn about the different fees associated with investing in mutual funds. What you pay and when you pay it.