Helps to protect environment, strengthen security of accounts
Currently, John Hancock Funds is in the midst of an email campaign intended to boost participation in e-delivery of shareholder quarterly statements, annual and semi-annual reports, and prospectuses.
“For shareholders, there are significant benefits to e-delivery,” says Carey Foran Hoch, Senior Vice President and head of Marketing. “You gain instant access to account information, and by receiving less paper mail you may lower your risk of identity theft while also reducing your carbon footprint. At John Hancock Funds, we make it easy to sign up online for e-delivery and to manage your preferences.”
Shareholders who create an ID for access to the John Hancock Funds web site may view year-end statements for tax years 2008 and 2009, as well as 2010 quarterly statements. Brokerages already receive their copies of customer statements and confirms electronically from John Hancock Funds.
About John Hancock Funds
The Boston-based mutual fund business unit of John Hancock Financial, John Hancock Funds manages more than $54.6 billion in open-end funds, closed-end funds, private accounts, retirement plans and related party assets for individual and institutional investors as at June 30, 2010.
About John Hancock Financial and Manulife Financial Corporation
John Hancock Financial is a unit of Manulife Financial Corporation, a leading Canadian-based financial services group serving millions of customers in 22 countries and territories worldwide. Operating as Manulife Financial in
Manulife Financial Corporation trades as ‘MFC’ on the TSX, NYSE and PSE, and under ‘945’ on the SEHK. Manulife Financial may be found on the Internet at www.manulife.com.
The John Hancock unit, through its insurance companies, comprises one of the largest life insurers in the
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