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    Manulife plans $450 mln IPO of U.S assets in Singapore -sources

    Reuters – 5:49 AM ET 05/21/2015

    Canada's Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) is seeking to list some of its U.S. property assets in Singapore in the second half of the year in an initial public offering worth $450 million, two people familiar with the deal said. The listing would use the real estate investment trust structure, they said, declining to be identified as the deal has not been formally announced.

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    Manulife Arm Plans Rare Asia Listing for U.S. Assets

    DJ Business News – 1:15 AM ET 05/21/2015

    Canadian insurer Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) s asset management arm is planning an up to US $450 million Singapore initial public offering of a clutch of U.S. office properties, in what could be among a handful of U.S. assets taken public in Asia. The IPO, which would be structured as a real-estate investment trust, is planned for the third quarter of this year and would offer rare exposure to the U.S. property market, people familiar with the situation said Thursday.

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    Manulife Arm Plans Singapore Listing for U.S. Office Assets -- Update

    DJ Business News – 12:34 AM ET 05/21/2015

    Canadian insurer Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC)' s asset management arm is planning an up to US $450 million Singapore initial public offering of a clutch of U.S. office properties, in what could be among a handful of U.S. assets taken public in Asia. The IPO, which would be structured as a real-estate investment trust, is planned for the third quarter of this year and would offer rare exposure to the U.S. property market, people familiar with the situation said Thursday.

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    Ontario Sets Two-Tiered Underwriting Fee Structure for Hydro One IPO

    DJ Business News – 2:25 PM ET 05/20/2015

    TORONTO--The largest Canadian initial public offering in more than 15 years will pay a two-tiered commission rate that could see the underwriters earn about 36 million Canadian dollars in fees, according to people familiar with the matter. Ontario is still interviewing investment banks in connection with its plan to sell a 15% stake in Hydro One Inc., an electric utility owned by the provincial government. The offering is expected to raise about C $2.25 billion, which would...

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    CANADA STOCKS-Banks help TSX edge higher for third straight gain

    Reuters – 4:52 PM ET 05/19/2015

    * TSX ends up 12.90 points, or 0.09 percent, at 15,121.02. * Six of the index's 10 main groups fall. By Alastair Sharp. Financial stocks helped Canada's main stock index gain for a third straight session on Tuesday as investor optimism got a boost from Bank of Canada commentary and the U.S. Dow industrials closing at a record high.

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    CANADA STOCKS-TSX lifted by financials, record U.S. stocks

    Reuters – 10:54 AM ET 05/19/2015

    * TSX up 18.93 points, or 0.13 points, at 15,127.05. * Six of the index's 10 main groups rise. By Solarina Ho. Canada's main stock index climbed for the third straight session on Tuesday, as financial stocks helped lead the market higher and investor optimism got a boost from U.S. stocks closing at record highs on Monday.

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    Majority of Investors Prefer Decision-Making Guidance from Financial Professionals, John Hancock Survey Finds

    PR Newswire – 10:45 AM ET 05/18/2015

    BOSTON, May 18, 2015 A recent survey of affluent investors by John Hancock Financial reveals that 63 percent prefer to make financial decisions with guidance from a financial professional. The findings were drawn from the first quarter 2015 John Hancock Investor Sentiment Survey, a quarterly poll of affluent investors.

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    New John Hancock Vitality Life Insurance Solution Now Available in 35 States; 5 Additional States Approved Since April Launch, Including FL, MI, NJ, PA and UT

    PR Newswire – 10:17 AM ET 05/14/2015

    BOSTON, May 14, 2015 John Hancock today announced that its new John Hancock Protection UL policy with Vitality is available in 35 states, reflecting the addition of 5 new states including Florida, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Utah, since launch in April.

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    StanChart seeking buyers for $350 mln HK pension business-sources

    Reuters – 10:06 PM ET 05/13/2015

    * Hong Kong' second pension industry M&A in the same time frame. * Potential suitors include Sun Life, Manulife, Prudential others. By Denny Thomas and Saeed Azhar.

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    Manulife Investor Day 2015 - Delivering Results and Preparing for the Future

    PR Newswire – 6:00 AM ET 05/11/2015

    C$ unless otherwise stated SEHK:945 TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC New supplemental disclosures introduced to reflect Manulife's strategic direction TORONTO, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC) is hosting an institutional Investor Day in Toronto today, scheduled to start at 8:30 a.m. ET.

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    Manulife Announces Election of Directors

    PR Newswire – 3:55 PM ET 05/07/2015

    TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK:945 TORONTO, May 7, 2015Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC) announced today that the nominees listed in the management information circular dated March 11, 2015 were each elected as a director at the Annual Meeting held earlier today in Toronto. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors are set out below.

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    Manulife Raises Dividend 10%, While Net Earnings Fall -- Update

    DJ Business News – 3:16 PM ET 05/07/2015

    Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) said Thursday it will raise its dividend by 10%, its second increase in less than a year, as the insurance company reported lower first-quarter net earnings that missed analyst expectations. Toronto-based Manulife, Canada's largest insurer by assets, reported a double-digit growth rate in core earnings, despite an "unfavorable investment-related experience." It recorded strong growth in both insurance and wealth sales, particularly in Asia--a key...

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    Manulife Raises Dividend 10%, While Net Earnings Fall

    DJ Business News – 9:09 AM ET 05/07/2015

    Manulife Financial Corp. (MFC) reported a 10% dividend hike on Thursday, while first-quarter net earnings fell and missed analyst expectations. Toronto-based Manulife, Canada's largest insurer by assets, said it had a double-digit growth rate in core earnings, despite an "unfavorable investment-related experience," and recorded strong growth in both insurance and wealth sales, particularly in Asia. Manulife earned 723 million Canadian dollars, or 36 Canadian cents a share, down...

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    Manulife first-quarter profit falls; dividend raised

    Reuters – 9:05 AM ET 05/07/2015

    Manulife Financial Corp (MFC) reported a lower first-quarter profit on Thursday due to the impact of its energy holdings on its investment business, but the insurer raised its quarterly dividend. The Toronto-based company, which has major operations in Canada, the United States and Asia, also recorded a rise in assets under management to C$821 billion.

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    Manulife posts lower first-quarter profit, increases dividend

    Reuters – 6:45 AM ET 05/07/2015

    Manulife Financial Corp (MFC), Canada's largest insurer, reported a lower first-quarter profit on Thursday, hurt by weakness in U.S. wealth management sales and the impact of energy holdings on its investment business. However, the Toronto-based company recorded a rise in assets under management to C$821 billion and increased its quarterly dividend.

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    Manulife Financial Corporation increases dividend

    PR Newswire – 5:56 AM ET 05/07/2015

    C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK: 945 TORONTO, May 7, 2015Manulife Financial Corporation's Board of Directors today announced an increase of 10% or 1.5 cents per share to its quarterly shareholders' dividend resulting in a dividend of 17 cents per share on the common shares of Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC), payable on and after June 19, 2015 to shareholders of record at the c...

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    Manulife reports 1Q15 net income of $723 million, core earnings of $797 million, and announces a 10% dividend increase, bringing the total dividend increase to 31% over the last 12 months

    PR Newswire – 5:55 AM ET 05/07/2015

    C$ unless otherwise stated TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK:945 Performance and strategic highlights: TORONTO, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife Financial Corporation (MFC) announced today net income attributed to shareholders of $723 million for the first quarter of 2015, fully diluted earnings per common share of $0.36 and return on common shareholders' equity of 8.4%, compared with $818 million, $0.42, a...

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    Sun Life posts higher profit on strength in asset management, Asia

    Reuters – 6:01 PM ET 05/05/2015

    Canadian insurer Sun Life Financial Inc (SLF) reported a higher quarterly profit on Tuesday, driven by strength in its asset management business and healthy growth in Asia. The Toronto-based company's net profit rose to C$441 million, or 72 Canadian cents a share, in the quarter ended March 31, compared with a net profit of C$400 million, or 65 Canadian cents a share, in the same period last year.

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    Prudential's Asia Margins Don't Stand Too Tall

    MarketWatch – 7:15 PM ET 05/04/2015

    Asian life insurance isn't only fast-growing but wildly profitable--at least the margins reported by companies make it look that way. As Prudential of the U.K. looks to the future under new chief executive Mike Wells, one of the worries it faces is whether Asian margins will prompt local regulators to intervene on pricing. The two heavy-hitters of the region, Prudential and Hong Kong-listed AIA Group (AAIGF), both report new business margins of about 50% in Asia.

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    PRESS DIGEST- Canada - May 4

    Reuters – 7:04 AM ET 05/04/2015

    The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. THE GLOBE AND MAIL. ** Canadians strongly support the Conservative government's move to raise the contribution limits for Tax Free Savings Accounts, but expanding the Canada Pension Plan would be an even more popular move, a new Nanos survey conducted for the Globe and Mail reveals.

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