TORONTO, June 15, 2015 /CNW/ - Manulife Investments, a division of
Manulife Asset Management Limited, the investment fund manager and
portfolio advisor of Manulife U.S. Diversified Growth Fund, today
announced that on or about July 15, 2015, Manulife Asset Management
(US) LLC will be appointed as sub-advisor to the Fund. The investment
objective of the fund will not change.
W. Shannon Reid, Senior Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager
for Manulife Asset Management (US) LLC will assume management of the
"Shannon's 34 years of investment experience and excellent track record
managing U.S. equity portfolios, make him an ideal choice for this
fund," said Derek Saliba, Assistant Vice President, Manulife
For more information, please visit manulifemutualfunds.ca or contact Manulife Investments at the following telephone numbers:
About Manulife Investments
Manulife Investments, a division of Manulife Asset Management Limited,
builds on 125 years of Manulife's wealth and investment management
expertise in managing assets for Canadian investors. As one of Canada's
leading integrated financial services providers, Manulife Investments
offers a variety of products and services including segregated fund
contracts, mutual funds, annuities and guaranteed interest contracts.
About Manulife Asset Management
Manulife Asset Management is the global asset management arm of
Manulife, providing comprehensive asset management solutions for
investors. This investment expertise extends across a broad range of
public and private asset classes, as well as asset allocation
solutions. As at March 31, 2015, assets under management for Manulife
Asset Management were approximately C$383 billion (US$302 billion).
Manulife Asset Management's public markets units have investment
expertise across a broad range of asset classes including public equity
and fixed income, and asset allocation strategies. Offices with full
investment capabilities are located in the United States, Canada, the
United Kingdom, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Indonesia,
Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, and the Philippines. In addition, Manulife
Asset Management has a joint venture asset management business in
China, Manulife TEDA. The public markets units of Manulife Asset
Management also provide investment management services to affiliates'
retail clients through product offerings of Manulife and John Hancock.
John Hancock Asset Management and Declaration Management and Research
are units of Manulife Asset Management.
Additional information about Manulife Asset Management may be found at ManulifeAM.com.
Manulife is a leading Canada-based financial services group with
principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. We operate
as John Hancock in the U.S. and as Manulife in other parts of the
world. We provide strong, reliable, trustworthy and forward-thinking
solutions for our customers' 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. Assets under management by Manulife and its
subsidiaries were approximately C$821 billion (US$648 billion) as at
March 31, 2015.
Manulife Financial Corporation trades as 'MFC' on the TSX, NYSE and PSE,
and under '945' on the SEHK. Manulife can be found on the Internet at manulife.com
SOURCE Manulife Financial Corporation
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