September 2013

September 19
John Hancock Retirement Plan Services Offers Partnership Program for Retirement Plan Consultants

John Hancock Retirement Plan Services (RPS) today announced the John Hancock Partnership Program which will provide plan consultants (third party administrators or TPAs) with a one-time payment to help defray the costs incurred by a plan for services associated with its transfer or administration.......
September 09
John Hancock Insurance Launches Survivorship Indexed Universal Life Product

John Hancock Insurance has launched a survivorship indexed universal life insurance product—Protection SIUL.......
September 09
Grand Rapids Financial Services Firm VantagePointe Financial Group Expands through Merger with Legacy Financial Partners of South Bend

VantagePointe Financial Group, a regional financial services firm based in Grand Rapids led by President David Pasciak, CLU, ChFC, CRPC, is announcing a merger with Legacy Financial Partners, a financial services firm based in South Bend, IN.......
September 09
Mishawaka Financial Services Firm Legacy Financial Partners Expands through Merger with VantagePointe Financial Group of Grand Rapids

Legacy Financial Partners, a Mishawaka financial services firm led by Managing Partner Rex Sallak, LUTCF, FSS, today announced its merger with VantagePointe Financial Group, a regional financial services firm based in Grand Rapids.......
September 04
John Hancock Funds Changes its Name to John Hancock Investments

John Hancock Funds today announced that it has changed its name to John Hancock Investments, a move designed to reflect its role as an asset manager with a unique investment model, and also to highlight a product mix encompassing a range of investments beyond mutual funds. The change is effective immediately. The new name applies only to the former John Hancock Funds, and not to parent company John Hancock Financial, a division of Toronto-based Manulife Financial......