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Nov 02, 2015, 16:41 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

 The five John Hancock closed-end funds listed below declared their monthly distributions today as follows: Declaration...

Oct 30, 2015, 16:33 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Notice To Shareholders - Sources Of Distribution Under Section 19(a)

 John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC and subadvised by John...

Oct 29, 2015, 16:47 ET

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund Releases Earnings Data

 The John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund (NYSE: HEQ), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC and subadvised by...

Oct 01, 2015, 18:09 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

 The five John Hancock closed-end funds listed below declared their monthly distributions today as follows: Declaration...

Sep 30, 2015, 17:01 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Notice To Shareholders -- Sources Of Distribution Under Section 19(a)

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC (the "Adviser") and subadvised...

Sep 30, 2015, 17:00 ET

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund Required Notice To Shareholders - Sources Of Distribution Under Section 19(a)

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund (NYSE: HEQ) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC (the "Adviser") and...

Sep 29, 2015, 09:30 ET
"John Hancock Investments ETF Survey, September 2015"

Majority of investors are interested in ETFs, yet fewer than half have discussed them with their financial advisors, survey finds

John Hancock Investments' survey of affluent investors found significant investor interest in exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Yet at the same time,...

Sep 29, 2015, 08:30 ET

John Hancock Investments launches John Hancock Multifactor ETFs

John Hancock Investments today announced the official launch of six strategic beta John Hancock Multifactor ETFs. In July, John Hancock Investments...

Sep 16, 2015, 17:48 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Announce Annual Shareholder Meeting And Record Dates

 The ten John Hancock closed-end funds listed below announced today that each fund's Annual Meeting of Shareholders ("Annual Meeting") will be...

Sep 01, 2015, 16:38 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Quarterly Distributions

 The four John Hancock closed-end funds listed below declared their quarterly distributions today as follows: Declaration...

Sep 01, 2015, 16:33 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

 The five John Hancock closed-end funds listed below declared their monthly distributions today as follows: Declaration...

Aug 31, 2015, 16:29 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Notice To Shareholders - Sources Of Distribution Under Section 19(a)

 John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC (the "Adviser") and...

Aug 28, 2015, 16:19 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Release Earnings Data

The nine John Hancock Closed-End Funds listed in the table below announced earnings1 for the three months ended July 31, 2015. The same data for...

Aug 03, 2015, 16:26 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

The five John Hancock closed-end funds listed below declared their monthly distributions today as follows: Declaration Date: August 3,...

Jul 31, 2015, 17:02 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Notice To Shareholders - Sources Of Distribution Under Section 19(a)

 John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC (the "Adviser") and...

Jul 23, 2015, 16:19 ET

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund Releases Earnings Data

 The John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund (NYSE: HEQ), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC (the "Advisor") and...

Jul 13, 2015, 07:52 ET

John Hancock Investments selects Dimensional Fund Advisors to manage suite of multifactor ETFs

 In a registration statement filed today with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, John Hancock Investments disclosed that...

Jul 06, 2015, 18:12 ET

John Hancock Investments Lowers Expenses Again

 John Hancock Investments today announced a sweeping package of expense reductions—its fourth such move in less than three years—on...

Jul 01, 2015, 16:52 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

 The five John Hancock closed-end funds listed below declared their monthly distributions today as follows: Declaration Date: July 1,...

Jul 01, 2015, 16:52 ET

John Hancock Announces Portfolio Manager Addition to John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund

 John Hancock Advisers, LLC today announced an addition to the portfolio management team for the John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund...