Standard Life contributes to southern Alberta's emergency flooding response

Standard Life contributes to southern Alberta's emergency flooding response 
MONTREAL, June 27, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Standard Life Financial announced today 
a total donation from the company and its employees of up to $40,000 to the 
Canadian Red Cross and other charitable organizations in southern Alberta. 
Standard Life is donating $20,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to assist with the 
immediate needs and long-term recovery from the disaster. The company is also 
encouraging employees to make individual donations and will match all employee 
donations to the Red Cross dollar-for-dollar up to $10,000. In addition, 
Standard Life is making donations of $5,000 each to two charities whose 
operations are directly impacted by the flooding: the Calgary Drop-In & Rehab 
Centre and The Mustard Seed Calgary. 
As part of its community engagement program, Standard Life is offering its 
employees a paid day off so they can help colleagues, family members or 
charities with the clean-up and recovery effort. 
"We're proud to be able to support and comfort our employees, our clients, our 
partners and Albertans affected by this disaster," said Charles Guay, 
President of Standard Life Financial." 
About Standard Life
Standard Life Financial Inc. provides long-term savings, investments and 
insurance solutions to more than 1.4million Canadians, including group 
retirement and insurance plan members. It has been doing business in Canada 
for 180 years and has approximately 2,000employees, including more than 50 
based in Calgary. 
Standard Life Financial comprises the largest operation outside of the United 
Kingdom of StandardLifeplc, its parent company headquartered in Edinburgh, 
Scotland. As of March 31, 2013, StandardLifeplc had $360billion in 
assets under administration, including $46billion in Canada through 
Geoffrey King 514-499-7999, ext. 8150  
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