TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC; SEHK: 0945
TORONTO, Feb. 14 /CNW/ - Manulife Financial Corporation's Board of
Directors today declared a quarterly shareholders' dividend of $0.24 per share
on the common shares of the Company, payable on and after March 19, 2008 to
shareholders of record at the close of business on February 27, 2008.
The Board also declared dividends on the following Non-cumulative Class A
Shares, payable on or after March 19, 2008 to shareholders of record at the
close of business on February 27, 2008.
- Series 1 - $0.25625 per share
- Series 2 - $0.29063 per share
- Series 3 - $0.28125 per share
About Manulife Financial
Manulife Financial is a leading Canadian-based financial services group
serving millions of customers in 19 countries and territories worldwide.
Operating as Manulife Financial in Canada and Asia, and primarily through John
Hancock in the United States, the Company offers clients a diverse range of
financial protection products and wealth management services through its
extensive network of employees, agents and distribution partners. Funds under
management by Manulife Financial and its subsidiaries were Cdn$396 billion
(US$392 billion) as at December 31, 2007.
Manulife Financial is one of two publicly traded life insurance companies
in the world whose rated life insurance subsidiaries hold Standard & Poor's
Rating Services' highest "AAA" rating.
Manulife Financial Corporation trades as 'MFC' on the TSX, NYSE and PSE,
and under '0945' on the SEHK. Manulife Financial can be found on the Internet
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