News

October 2008

October 30
John Hancock Retirement Plan Services Signs Distribution Agreement with Morgan Stanley

John Hancock Retirement Plan Services (RPS) has increased the number of advisors able to offer services to 401(k) plans through a new distribution agreement reached with Morgan Stanley...
October 29
Patriot Premium Dividend Fund II (NYSE: PDT) Announces Final Results Of Tender Offer

John Hancock Patriot Premium Dividend Fund II (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund") announced today the final results of its tender offer...
October 27
MFC Global Investment Management Names Jeffrey Santerre to Head U.S. Product Management

MFC Global Investment Management has named Jeffrey Santerre, CAIA, as head of product management in the U.S....
October 24
Patriot Premium Dividend Fund II (Nyse: Pdt) Announces Expiration Of Tender Offer

John Hancock Patriot Premium Dividend Fund II (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund") announced today the preliminary results of its tender offer for up to 2,768,417 shares of its common stock...
October 23
Manulife Financial to release third quarter financial results

Manulife Financial Corporation will release its third quarter financial results on the morning of Thursday, November 6, 2008...
October 13
Manulife Financial Corporation releases key aspects of its financial position

In light of unprecedented market volatility, Manulife Financial is releasing important information about key aspects of its financial position to reassure its stakeholders....
October 7
John Hancock Funds Advances Two Spots in kasina Rankings of Top Financial Intermediary Web Sites for 2008

John Hancock Funds has been named one of the Top 10 web sites for financial intermediaries for 2008 by kasina, an asset management consulting firm. Ranked in fourth place this year...