TORONTO, March 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Manulife Financial Corporation's Proxy
Circular and 2012 Annual Report are being mailed to shareholders and
are now available for download at manulife.com.
The Proxy Circular contains information for common shareholders about
the annual meeting that is scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 2,
2013 in Toronto, Ontario, including information relating to the
election of Directors of the Company and the appointment of auditors.
About Manulife Financial
Manulife Financial is a leading Canada-based financial services group
with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States.
Clients look to Manulife for strong, reliable, trustworthy and
forward-thinking solutions for their most significant financial
decisions. Our international network of employees, agents and
distribution partners offers financial protection and wealth management
products and services to millions of clients. We also provide asset
management services to institutional customers. Funds under management
by Manulife Financial and its subsidiaries were C$532 billion (US$535
billion) as at December 31, 2012. The Company operates as Manulife
Financial in Canada and Asia and primarily as John Hancock in the
Manulife Financial Corporation trades as 'MFC' on the TSX, NYSE and PSE,
and under '945' on the SEHK. Manulife Financial can be found on the
Internet at manulife.com.
SOURCE: Manulife Financial Corporation
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