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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...

Jun 30, 2015, 17:02 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")...

Jun 30, 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 subadvised...

Jun 29, 2015, 10:06 ET

John Hancock Investments Enters UCITS Business

One of the fastest-growing asset managers establishes funds for non-US residents John Hancock Investments today announced the launch of John...

Jun 18, 2015, 16:49 ET

John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund Enters Into New Liquidity Facility

 John Hancock Financial Opportunities Fund (NYSE: BTO) (the "Fund"), a John Hancock closed-end fund that utilizes leverage, announced today...

Jun 01, 2015, 18:19 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:  June 1, 2015 Ex...

Jun 01, 2015, 18:17 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 Date: June 1,...

Jun 01, 2015, 08:31 ET

John Hancock Preferred Income Funds, Premium Dividend Fund and Tax-Advantaged Dividend Income Fund Portfolio Management Update

 John Hancock Advisers, LLC today announced an update to the portfolio management teams for the following John Hancock closed end funds:...

May 29, 2015, 16:46 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...

May 28, 2015, 17:51 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 April 30, 2015. The same data for...