June 2013

June 18
2013 Boston Marathon Champion Lelisa Desisa to Gift His Championship Medal to the City of Boston in Tribute to All Victims of the April 15 Tragedy

John Hancock Financial and the Boston Athletic Association today announced that the 2013 Boston Marathon champion, Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia, will gift his championship medal to the City of Boston, on behalf of all Boston Marathon runners, to honor the victims and families affected by the tragic events of April 15, 2013...
June 11
John Hancock to Acquire Independent Broker-Dealer from Symetra Financial Corporation

Symetra Investment Services to Become Affiliated with John Hancock Financial Network as a Sister Broker-Dealer to Signator Investors, Inc. ...
June 05
John Hancock Reduces Fees on Five Mutual Funds

John Hancock has implemented new breakpoints for three mutual funds and lower expense caps for two funds, across a range of asset classes. Three of the funds implemented new breakpoint schedules effective June 1, 2013, while two funds reduced expenses last year. Additional details are available in the funds' prospectuses...
June 03
John Hancock Funds Names Christopher Fuschillo to Institutional Sales Team

John Hancock Funds has added Christopher P. Fuschillo, CIMA, as a Managing Director on its institutional sales team in a new position, calling on analysts and gatekeepers at major broker-dealer firms. Mr. Fuschillo reports to Gary Bieda, a Senior Managing Director, and is based in New York...