Manulife Financial

  www.manulife.com
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Headquarters Toronto, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1887
Type Company - Public (MFC)
Industry Insurance
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors MetLife, ING, Sun Life

Manulife Financial is a leading Canada-based financial services company with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. Since welcoming its first customers in 1887, Manulife Financial has built a significant global presence by providing customers with strong, reliable, trustworthy and forward-thinking solutions for their most significant financial decisions.

Our international network of more than 75,000 employees, agents and distribution partners offers our clients a broad range of financial protection and wealth management products and services. We...
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Manulife Financial is a leading Canada-based financial services company with principal operations in Asia, Canada and the United States. Since welcoming its first customers in 1887, Manulife Financial has built a significant global presence by providing customers with strong, reliable, trustworthy and forward-thinking solutions for their most significant financial decisions.

Our international network of more than 84,000 employees and agents offers our clients a broad range of financial protection and wealth management products and services. We offer personal, commercial, corporate and investment banking products to millions of customers across our three operating divisions: Asia, Canada and the United States, each of which represents about one third of our overall business.

Manulife Financial has a demonstrated business expertise in Asia dating back more than 100 years. Since issuing our first Asian policy in Shanghai in 1897, we have pursued strong, sustained growth and remained a leading provider of financial protection and wealth management products in Asia. We are relentlessly focused on helping Asian customers prepare for their future, and that focus drives our growth strategy and underpins our commitment to the region. Now diversified across Asia, including some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing economies, we have deep roots and an expanded operational footprint across all of this important region. We have more than 50,000 contracted agents selling our products and have expanded our distribution capabilities to include more than 100 bank partnerships and more than 500 dealers, independent agents and brokers. Learn more about our operations in Asia.

For more than 125 years, Canadians have turned to Manulife for the big financial decisions in their lives. The company’s first president was also Canada’s first Prime Minister, Sir John A. Macdonald. Today, we have grown into a team of more than 8,600 employees, serving one in every five Canadians. Our portfolio includes a full range of protection and savings products and services available through a diversified distribution base, meeting the needs of a broad marketplace. Manulife Investments offers an extensive range of products and services, while Manulife Bank became Canada's first insurance-company owned bank in 1993. More than 16,000 Canadian businesses entrust their employee benefit programs to Manulife’s Group Benefits, while Manulife Private Wealth offers a unique, seamless and integrated approach to wealth management for affluent clients. Manulife was recently named one of Interbrand’s Top 25 Best Canadian Brands. Learn more about our operations in Canada.

In the United States, Manulife Financial operates as John Hancock, which celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2012. With more than 6,300 employees, John Hancock’s core retail products in the U.S. focus on providing financial solutions at every stage of the lives of our customers. We distribute our products primarily through licensed financial advisors and through John Hancock Financial Network, a national network of independent firms. John Hancock is the number one provider of target Lifestyle Portfolios in the United States based on assets invested in Annuities, Retirement Plan Services, Variable Life Insurance and Mutual Funds. Since 2008, our Variable Universal Life products have been the number one choice for meeting the estate, business and retirement planning needs of America’s most discriminating consumers. John Hancock has become a household name in the U.S. with 94 per cent overall brand recognition according to a Chadwick Martin Bailey study. Learn more about our operations in the United States.

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Manulife Financial Corporation trades as ‘MFC’ on the TSX, NYSE and PSE, and under ‘945’ on the SEHK. 

Working at Manulife Financial

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Manulife Financial President and CEO Donald A. Guloien

Donald A. Guloien

President and CEO

Good co-op experience

  Former Risk Analyst in Toronto, ON (Canada)

Pros: Mentorship, training, decent co-op salary, good short-term learning experience Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Toronto, ON (Canada) Jul 2014 Reviewed yesterday New

Interview Details I applied through a recruiting agency and heard back from Manulife within a week for an interview. The interview was a bit long (little over an hour) and had two people asking questions. The entire interview process was very fast as I found out 3 days later that I did not get an offer.Full Interview

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Manulife Financial Awards and Accolades

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Canada's Top 100 Employers, Canada's Top 100 Employers, 2014
Canada’s Ideal Employers, Universum, 2013
Greater Toronto's Top Employers, Canada's Top 100 Employers, 2014
Best Insurance Brand in Canada, Global Brands Magazine, 2013
Imagine Caring Company, Imagine Canada, 2014
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