News

April 2013

April 18
Manulife Financial's Annual Meeting and First Quarter 2013 Financial Results Conference Call both available through webcast

Manulife Financial will webcast its joint Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Manulife Financial Corporation and Annual Meeting of Policyholders and the Shareholder of The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company. Later that day, Manulife Financial Corporation will webcast its first...
April 16
John Hancock to contribute to Marathon support fund

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Menino today announced the formation of The One Fund Boston, the purpose of which is to raise money to help those families most affected by the tragic events that unfolded during Monday's Boston Marathon...
April 11
John Hancock Brings Boston Marathon Defending Champions, Past Champions and Other Kenyan Elite Runners to Hopkinton Marathon Rally

John Hancock Financial today brought the Boston Marathon defending champions, two past champions and other elite athletes, all from from Kenya, to a pre-marathon rally with nearly 600 students from Hopkinton's Elmwood Elementary School...
April 10
John Hancock Brings Together 400 Boston Public High School Track Athletes and Boston Marathon Elite Marathoners for Scholars & Stars Event

Boston Marathon principal sponsor John Hancock Financial, in partnership with the Boston Scholar Athletes (BSA) program and the Boston Public Schools, today hosted Scholars & Stars in Boston at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center. More than 400...
April 9
John Hancock Survey Finds Payroll Tax Changes Don’t Affect Many Investors' Behavior

Half of investors have not changed their savings or spending behavior despite a reduction in take-home pay due to payroll tax changes this year, according to the John Hancock Investor Sentiment Survey. Fifty-two percent of investors surveyed said they have not changed their behavior, while 32 percent said they are spending less and 19 percent said they are contributing less to savings...
April 8
Federal, State and Local Officials Join John Hancock to Honor Team Hoyt at Hopkinton Statue Unveiling

Dick and Rick Hoyt, the famed father and son marathoning team, were honored today by federal, state and local officials at the unveiling of a life-size bronze statue in their likeness. The "Yes You Can!" statue, created by sculptor Mike Tabor, was commissioned by John Hancock Financial and donated to the Town of Hopkinton...
April 2
Investor Sentiment Index Reaches a Record High in First Quarter of 2013

Investor sentiment reached its highest level of the past three years during the first quarter of 2013, according to the John Hancock Investor Sentiment Index...