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    Manulife to Release First Quarter 2018 Financial Results

    Toronto - Manulife Financial Corporation will release its first quarter 2018 financial results following the market close on the evening of Wednesday, May 2, 2018. There will be a live webcast  of the quarterly conference call with analysts on Thursday, May 3, 2018, beginning at 8:00 a.m. (ET).

    Scheduled speakers are Roy Gori, President and Chief Executive Officer and Phillip Witherington, Chief Financial Officer.

    Telephone Conference Call:

    Please call in 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

    Local: 416-340-8530

    Toll free in North America: 1-800-769-8320

    International: A link to the dial-in numbers are provided below.

    A replay of the call will be available beginning at 11:00 a.m. (ET) on May 3, 2018 through May 17, 2018 by dialing 1-800-408-3053 or 905-694-9451 (Pass Code: 7715809#).

    About Manulife

    Manulife Financial Corporation is a leading international financial services group that helps people make their decisions easier and lives better. We operate primarily as John Hancock in the United States and Manulife elsewhere. We provide financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. At the end of 2017, we had about 35,000 employees, 73,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners, serving more than 26 million customers. As of December 31, 2017, we had over $1.04 trillion (US$829.4 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the previous 12 months we made $26.7 billion in payments to our customers. Our principal operations are in Asia, Canada and the United States where we have served customers for more than 100 years. With our global headquarters in Toronto, Canada, we trade as 'MFC' on the Toronto, New York, and the Philippine stock exchanges and under '945' in Hong Kong.

    Media inquiries:
    Sean B. Pasternak

    Investor Relations:
    Robert Veloso