November 2012

November 29
Sebastian Pariath To Lead John Hancock Operations

John Hancock Financial, the US division of Manulife Financial Corporation, has named Sebastian Pariath as head of John Hancock Operations, effective January 1, 2013. In this new role, Mr. Pariath will report to Craig Bromley, President of John Hancock Financial...
November 28
John Hancock Financial Names Michael Doughty EVP & General Manager, Insurance

John Hancock Financial , the US division of Manulife Financial Corporation, has appointed Michael Doughty as Executive Vice President and General Manager of John Hancock Insurance, the company announced today...
November 26
John Hancock Life Insurance Launches New Indexed UL Sales Tool

John Hancock Life Insurance has developed a unique online tool that simplifies the sales process for producers and helps clients better understand the value of Indexed UL...
November 19
John Hancock Funds Wins "Best in Class" Award for Financial Professional Website from 2012 Interactive
Media Awards

John Hancock Funds took home the highest honor for its Financial Professional website,, at the recently announced Interactive Media Awards (IMA). The "Best in Class" Award in the Financial Services category reflects the top scores John Hancock Funds achieved...
November 13
John Hancock Funds Wins Two Top Overall Communications STAR Awards from Mutual Fund Education Alliance

John Hancock Funds took home a total of eight awards, including two of the top awards for Overall Communications, at the recent STAR Awards event presented by the Mutual Fund Education Alliance (MFEA) in Chicago. Now in its 16th year, MFEA’s STAR awards are presented annually in recognition of...
November 2
John Hancock Financial Donates $100,000 to American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy Relief

John Hancock Financial is donating $100,000 to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund to support communities affected by Hurricane Sandy. The company also is encouraging employee donations to the Red Cross, and additional funds are available to match their disaster relief contributions...
November 1
John Hancock Financial Network National Survey of Non-Retired Investors Points to Opportunity for Retirement Income Experts

In a recent national survey of non-retired investors, 90 percent of respondents said they felt it would be important to have a strategy in place for using their savings and investments to generate a regular income in retirement by the time they are 60 years old. Nearly 70 percent (69%) said they...
November 1
John Hancock Launches LTC Awareness Month Campaign

John Hancock Long-Term Care (LTC) Insurance is marking LTC Awareness Month this year with a campaign that features some new thinking about LTC insurance and ways to expand the marketplace. Headlining this effort is a special weekly online publication for financial professionals available through...