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Aug 10, 2015, 10:00 ET

Investors Say Quick Problem Resolution and Transparency Are the Top Attributes of a Consumer-Focused Financial Services Company

 In a recent survey of investors by John Hancock, nearly 90 percent said that being able to resolve problems and answer questions quickly is a...

Aug 05, 2015, 10:43 ET
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John Hancock Proposes Major New Real Estate Investment in Boston's Back Bay

Today, John Hancock filed a letter of intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) to design and construct a new office building in the...

Jul 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Nearly Seven in Ten Investors Say They Are Partners with Their Advisors in Financial Decision-Making

 Nearly 70 percent of investors say they act as partners with their financial advisors in exploring options and making final decisions...

Jul 14, 2015, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Adds Vitality Solution to Indexed Universal Life Insurance Product Portfolio

John Hancock Insurance announced today that the John Hancock Vitality solution, a new approach to life insurance that rewards people for healthy...

Jul 09, 2015, 13:05 ET

John Hancock Launches "Lab of Forward Thinking" Devoted to Generating Innovative Business Solutions

John Hancock held a ribbon-cutting event for its new "Lab of Forward Thinking" (LOFT) last night at its 601 Congress Street location in Boston's...

Jul 07, 2015, 10:00 ET

Boston Marathon Fundraising Remains Strong After Record Year, $28.3 Million Raised

Participants running on behalf of more than 200 non-profit organizations raised $28.3 million for charity this year in the 119th running of the...

Jul 01, 2015, 10:16 ET
John Hancock Investor Sentiment Index Q2 2015

Investor Sentiment at Record High Following Four Consecutive Quarterly Increases, According to John Hancock Survey

 Investor sentiment ticked up one point to +29 in the second quarter of 2015, its highest since the inception of the John Hancock Investor...

Jun 25, 2015, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Insurance Launches Industry-First "LifeTrack" Solution

 John Hancock Insurance today announced it has launched an industry-first policy management solution, called LifeTrack.  For the first...

May 26, 2015, 08:30 ET

John Hancock Acquires Software Provider Guide Financial, Inc. As Part of Companywide Long-Term Innovation Plan

 John Hancock announced today that it has acquired Guide Financial, Inc., a San Francisco-based software provider for financial advisors. Guide...

May 18, 2015, 10:45 ET

Majority of Investors Prefer Decision-Making Guidance from Financial Professionals, John Hancock Survey Finds

 A recent survey of affluent investors by John Hancock Financial reveals that 63 percent prefer to make financial decisions with guidance from...

May 14, 2015, 10:17 ET

New John Hancock Vitality Life Insurance Solution Now Available in 35 States; 5 Additional States Approved Since April Launch, Including FL, MI, NJ, PA and UT

 John Hancock today announced that its new John Hancock Protection UL policy with Vitality is available in 35 states, reflecting the addition...

Apr 28, 2015, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Vitality Life Insurance Solutions Launches HealthKit-enabled App for iPhone and iPod touch; allows policyholders to get rewarded for recording healthy activities on iPhone and the Apple Watch

 John Hancock today announced the launch of its new John Hancock Vitality app for iPhone and iPod touch. The app enables John Hancock Vitality...

Apr 16, 2015, 09:36 ET

John Hancock Brings Boston Marathon Champions and Other Elite Kenyan Runners to Hopkinton Marathon Rally

 John Hancock today brought three Boston Marathon champions, Wesley Korir, men's 2012 champion, Sharon Cherop, women's 2012 champion, and...

Apr 15, 2015, 15:00 ET

John Hancock Brings Together 350+ Boston Public High School Track Athletes and Boston Marathon Elite Marathoners for Scholars & Stars Event

 Boston Marathon principal sponsor John Hancock, in partnership with the Boston Scholar Athletes (BSA) program and the Boston Public Schools,...

Apr 13, 2015, 09:00 ET

Half of Investors Plan to Save Their 2014 Tax Refund, John Hancock Survey Finds, and A Quarter will Reduce Debt

 A recent survey of investors by John Hancock Financial found that 52 percent of investors who expect to receive a Federal tax refund will...

Apr 08, 2015, 15:04 ET
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John Hancock Teams with Chris O'Donnell to Recognize Consumers' Healthy Steps To Physical, Emotional, and Financial Wellness

 More than ever, Americans are looking for small steps that lead them to healthier, longer lives. They're avoiding the office vending machine,...

Apr 08, 2015, 09:30 ET
John Hancock and Vitality have teamed up to offer a whole new approach to life insurance that rewards people for healthy living.

John Hancock Introduces a Whole New Approach to Life Insurance in the U.S. That Rewards Customers for Healthy Living

 John Hancock Insurance today announced a whole new approach to life insurance that rewards people for healthy living. Developed through an...

Apr 01, 2015, 08:00 ET
John Hancock Investor Sentiment Index Q1 2015

Investor Sentiment Reaches Highest Point in Five Years, According to John Hancock Survey

 Investor sentiment has reached its highest level since the inception of the John Hancock Investor Sentiment Survey five years ago, rising to...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:00 ET

Mayor Walsh, Meb Keflezighi and Bill Rodgers Help Unveil 2015 Boston Marathon Street Banners and Mark John Hancock's 30th Year as Principal Sponsor

 In a brief program on Boylston Street this morning, Mayor Martin J. Walsh, 2014 Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi and four-time Boston...

Feb 11, 2015, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Insurance Launches New Term Life Insurance Product

John Hancock Insurance today announced it has re-engineered its term life insurance, providing more consumers with an affordable solution to help...