January 28, 2015 7:37 AM ET

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Company Overview of John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III

Company Overview

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by John Hancock Funds, LLC. It is co-managed by John Hancock Advisers, LLC and John Hancock Asset Management. The fund invests in public equity markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in the stocks of companies operating across the diversified sectors. The fund invests in the preferred stocks and other preferred securities, including convertible preferred securities or other fixed income securities rated investment grade or higher by Moody or S&P. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Barclays Capital U.S. Aggregate Bond Index and the Merrill Lynch Preferred Stock Hybrid Securit...

601 Congress Street

Boston, MA 02210-2805

United States

Founded in 2003

Key Executives for John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III

President
Age: 43
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 57
Chief Legal Officer
Age: 59
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Key Developments

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Declares Monthly Distribution for January 2015, Payable on January 30, 2014

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III declared monthly distribution of $0.1222 per share for January 2015. The dividend will be payable on January 30, 2014 to the shareholders record on December 29, 2014. The ex-date is December 24, 2014.

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Declares Monthly Distribution, Payable on December 18, 2014

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III declared monthly distribution of $0.1222 per share. The dividend will be payable on December 18, 2014 to the shareholders record on December 11, 2014. The ex-date is December 9, 2014.

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III Announces Earnings Results for the Three Months Ended October 31, 2014

John Hancock Preferred Income Fund III announced earnings results for the three months ended October 31, 2014. For the period, the company reported net investment income of $11,644,978 or $0.369 per common share compared to net investment income of $11,699,011 or $0.371 per common share of prior year period. As on date, net asset value was $19.12 per share against $17.32 per share for the same date a year ago.

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