Manulife Financial Insurance Broker
About Manulife Financial Insurance
Manulife was founded in 1887, 129 years ago with John A. Macdonald, the first Prime Minister of Canada as the company’s first president. Today, Manulife is a dominant player in the financial services sector, providing progressive solutions to assist clients with important financial decisions. Manulife currently has operations in the United States, this division is called John Hancock, while the name Manulife operates elsewhere. The company provides financial advice, insurance and wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions.
As of 2015, Manulife currently employs approximately 34,000 employees, 63,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners such as My Insurance Broker, serving 20 million clientele. As of December 2015, Manulife has $935 billion (US$676 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the last 12 months, the company made more than $24.6 billion in benefits, interest and other payments to customers. Primary operations are in Asia, Canada and the United States where customers have been served for over a century.
Manulife has been recognized by its many achievements and received numerous awards like Most Trusted Brand in Canada in 2015 from the Gustavson School of Business University of Victoria, Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures in 2015 from Waterstone, Best Places to Work 2016 by Glassdoor, and numerous Forbes “Canada’s Best Employers” rankings in 2016, among countless other accolades.
Corporate citizenship is an important priority for Manulife. Manulife's approach to corporate citizenship around the world remains the company’s main focus on providing supportive, reliable, ethical and progressive solutions for its clients and for the communities where the company operates.
The company’s objective is to accomplish a variety of positive social initiatives in areas from workplace safety, diversity and equality, and flexibility to employee health and wellness, corporate giving and employee volunteerism. Manulife cares deeply about its environmental impact. The company’s dedication to protecting the environment originates from the acknowledgement that a healthy environment is essential to the long-term wellness of the company, its employees, and the millions of people Manulife serves globally everyday.
Manulife is also a continuing investor in the countries in which they do business worldwide. Regardless of the products and services or business operations, Manulife’s ongoing investments in these economies help support sustainable growth and development of their economies.