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John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund Renews Share Repurchase Plan

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE: BTO) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC, announced today that...

21:07 ET

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund Renews Share Repurchase Plan

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

21:07 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Renews Share Repurchase Plan

 John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC, announced today that its...

21:06 ET

John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund Renews Share Repurchase Plan

 John Hancock Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund (NYSE: HTD) (the "Fund"), a closed-end fund managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC, announced...

Dec 01, 2014, 17:20 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Declares Monthly Distribution And Capital Gain Distribution

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund (NYSE: PDT) (the "Fund"),  a closed-end fund advised by John Hancock Advisers, LLC, today announced its...

Dec 01, 2014, 17:19 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

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

Dec 01, 2014, 17:19 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Quarterly Distributions

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

Nov 28, 2014, 13:50 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Required 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...

Nov 26, 2014, 16:47 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 October 31, 2014. The same...

Nov 07, 2014, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Investments Wins Prestigious "Overall Advisor Communications Award" from Mutual Fund Education Alliance

BOSTON, Nov. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- John Hancock Investments received five STAR awards from the Mutual Fund Education Alliance (MFEA),...

Nov 03, 2014, 17:49 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 31, 2014, 16:26 ET

John Hancock Premium Dividend Fund Required 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...

Oct 24, 2014, 16:16 ET

John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund Releases Earnings Data

 The John Hancock Hedged Equity & Income Fund (NYSE: HEQ) announced earnings1 for the three months ended September 30, 2014. The same data...

Oct 07, 2014, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Investments Launches New Disciplined Value International Fund

 John Hancock Investments has launched John Hancock Disciplined Value International Fund (Class A share ticker: JDIBX; Class I: JDVIX), the...

Oct 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

John Hancock Investments Launches National Multimedia Campaign

 John Hancock Investments today announced the start of a national advertising campaign designed to heighten awareness of the firm's unique...

Oct 03, 2014, 10:27 ET

John Hancock Investments positions highly rated retirement living suite for dramatically growing target-date market

 John Hancock Investments, an industry leader in asset allocation, today announced immediate expense reductions across its top-performing suite...

Oct 01, 2014, 17:15 ET

John Hancock Closed-End Funds Declare Monthly Distributions

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

Sep 30, 2014, 16:47 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 30, 2014, 14:53 ET

John Hancock Investments positions highly rated retirement living suite for dramatically growing target-date market

 John Hancock Investments, an industry leader in asset allocation, today announced immediate expense reductions across its...

Sep 29, 2014, 08:54 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 held...