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Jul 09, 2019, 09:00 ET 2019 Boston Marathon Sets All-Time Fundraising Record at $38.7 Million

The Boston Athletic Association and John Hancock support 297 non-profits with historic fundraising total BOSTON, MA, July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET New Study Finds Only 23% of American Consumers Believe They Have Power to Make Change, Despite a Desire to See Progress

Today, COIN, a values-based investing platform backed by John Hancock, launched the 2019 State of the Conscious Consumer Study, revealing that only...


May 14, 2019, 10:00 ET John Hancock Upgrades its Personalized Education Platform through My Learning Center to Motivate and Encourage Plan Participants to Prepare for Retirement

John Hancock's retirement business ("John Hancock") is upgrading its expansive set of participant financial education content and tools via a new...


May 03, 2019, 11:00 ET John Hancock Wins Seven 2019 Stevie® American Business Awards®

John Hancock was honored with seven Stevie® Awards in the 17th Annual American Business Awards® today, including three Gold, two Silver and two...


Apr 12, 2019, 09:00 ET John Hancock Honored with Celent Model Insurer Award

Today, John Hancock Insurance Direct to Consumer (DTC) received a 2019 Celent Model Insurer Award in the Digital and Omni-Channel Technologies...


Apr 11, 2019, 10:00 ET John Hancock Adds Alexa Skills to Retirement Plan Participant Experience for Frequently Asked Questions

John Hancock Retirement Plan Services ("John Hancock") is enhancing its participant experience by providing its open architecture retirement plan...


Apr 11, 2019, 09:30 ET John Hancock Brings Five Boston Marathon Champions and Other Elite Kenyan Runners to Hopkinton Marathon Rally

Today, John Hancock hosted five marathon champions and several other elite Kenyan athletes at a pre-marathon rally with more than 500 students from...


Apr 03, 2019, 13:13 ET Twine Honored with 2019 FinTech Breakthrough Award

Twine, the savings and investing app backed by John Hancock, today announced it has been named "Best Overall FinTech Mobile App" by FinTech...


Mar 27, 2019, 10:00 ET John Hancock Announces 2019 Boston Marathon Elite Ambassador Team

John Hancock today announced its Elite Athlete Ambassador Team for the 2019 Boston Marathon to be held on April 15. Boston Marathon champions Meb...


Mar 13, 2019, 16:01 ET John Hancock Investments Launches John Hancock Multifactor Media and Communications ETF Completing its Multifactor Sector ETF Suite

John Hancock Investments today announced the John Hancock Multifactor Media and Communications ETF (NYSE Arca: JHCS) began trading on March 13, 2019. ...


Mar 04, 2019, 07:00 ET COIN, A Values-Based Investment Platform, Launches to Offer Personalized Portfolios Aligned with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

COIN, a new conscious investing platform backed by 157-year-old financial services company John Hancock, launched today to help people make a...


Jan 22, 2019, 09:00 ET John Hancock Commits $1M to Fund 630 Summer Jobs for Boston Teens; Announces 2019 MLK Scholars Nonprofit Partners

John Hancock announced today that it is awarding over $1 million in grants through its MLK Scholars program to provide 630 Boston teens with paid...


Jan 10, 2019, 10:00 ET John Hancock Announces 2019 Boston Marathon Elite Team

John Hancock and the Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced the elite international fields for the 123rd Boston Marathon on April 15....


Dec 19, 2018, 09:00 ET John Hancock and One Drop Partner to Empower People Living with Diabetes to Improve Their Health and Financial Wellness

Today, John Hancock announced a partnership with One Drop, a leader in the development of integrated digital therapeutics solutions for people with...


Dec 18, 2018, 10:00 ET John Hancock Announces 2019 Boston Marathon U.S. Elite Team

John Hancock, the principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon since 1986, and the Boston Athletic Association today announced an accomplished U.S. Elite ...


Dec 11, 2018, 12:00 ET John Hancock Research Shows Financial Stress Costs Companies $2,000 per Employee Annually

John Hancock today announced the results of its annual Financial Stress Survey of 1,352 retirement plan participants, revealing a majority of workers ...


Dec 10, 2018, 10:06 ET John Hancock and the Boston Athletic Association Announce Return of Defending Champions for 2019 Boston Marathon

John Hancock and the Boston Athletic Association today announced the return of 2018 Boston Marathon open champions Desiree Linden and Yuki Kawauchi,...


Nov 28, 2018, 09:00 ET John Hancock and Vitality Prove Incentives and Apple Watch Usage Boost Physical Activity Rates by More than 30 Percent

New global research1 released today by Vitality, a leading behavior change platform, reveals that financial incentives combined with wearables...


Nov 13, 2018, 06:00 ET John Hancock Partners with Professional Football Rookies in "The Long Game" To Shed Light on Retirement Planning

John Hancock has teamed up with The Players' Tribune and CBS Sports Digital to create "The Long Game," a dedicated effort to raise awareness of the...


Sep 19, 2018, 09:10 ET John Hancock Leaves Traditional Life Insurance Model Behind to Incentivize Longer, Healthier Lives

Starting today, in a departure from the traditional life insurance business model, all John Hancock life insurance policies will come with Vitality – ...


Sep 06, 2018, 09:00 ET New Study Shows 56% of Millennials Don't Think They Have Enough Money to Start Investing

Twine, the savings and investing app backed by John Hancock, today released the results of a new consumer survey, which uncovered new attitudes and...


Jul 10, 2018, 10:00 ET Boston Marathon Fundraising Raises $36.6 million in 2018 Race

Boston Marathon participants who ran on behalf of more than 260 non-profit organizations raised $36.6 million for charity in the 122nd year of the...


Jul 02, 2018, 09:00 ET US$2 Billion John Hancock Infrastructure Fund Closes

Manulife today announced the closing of approximately US$2 billion in capital commitments to the John Hancock Infrastructure Fund. The Fund provides...


Jun 28, 2018, 10:00 ET John Hancock Recognized for Innovation in Financial Education

John Hancock was honored with the 2018 Financial Capability Innovation Award presented by the nation's leading educational technology innovator,...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:00 ET John Hancock Vitality Life Insurance Expands to Support the Mental Well-being of its Customers Through Meditation and Sleep

John Hancock today expanded its behavioral and wellness-linked life insurance to include HealthyMind, a benefit designed to support the mental...