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U.S. Growth Fund (JHUAX)

Fund History

9/28/16
Wellington Management replaced GMO as John Hancock U.S. Equity Fund’s manager. In addition, the fund’s name was changed to John Hancock U.S. Growth Fund and its benchmark became the Russell 1000 Growth Index.
8/28/14
John Hancock U.S. Equity Fund Class C shares were made available to the public for purchase.

CUSIP: Class C: 41015K268
10/31/11
John Hancock U.S. Equity Fund Class A and Class I shares were incepted and made available to the public for purchase.

CUSIPs:
Class A: 47804B179
Class I: 47804B161
10/28/11
John Hancock U.S. Core Fund merged into John Hancock U.S. Equity Fund. U.S. Core Fund Class A, Class B, Class C, and Class R1 shares were merged into U.S. Equity Fund Class A shares. U.S. Core Fund Class I and Class R5 shares were merged into U.S. Equity Fund Class I shares.

Class A shares:
QUOTRON: GOCGX
CUSIP: 47803T205
Inception date: 6/12/06
Fund code: 65
Conversion ratio: 1.92281906

Class B shares:
QUOTRON: GOTBX
CUSIP: 47803T304
Inception date: 6/12/06
Fund code: 165
Conversion ratio: 1.91839203

Class C shares:
QUOTRON: GOTCX
CUSIP: 47803T403
Inception date: 6/12/06
Fund code: 565
Conversion ratio: 1.91707881

Class I shares:
QUOTRON: GOTIX
CUSIP: 47803T106
Inception date: 6/12/06
Fund code: 465
Conversion ratio: 1.92258282

Class R1 shares:
QUOTRON: GOTRX
CUSIP: 47803T502
Inception date: 6/12/06
Fund code: 665
Conversion ratio: 1.92046777

Class R5 shares:
QUOTRON: JUCVX
CUSIP: 47803U582
Inception date: 6/12/06
Fund code: 265
Conversion ratio: 1.92261342
10/29/05
Inception date for class NAV of the Fund.
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