Unclaimed property, as it pertains to the holdings at Manulife Securities Incorporated (“MSI”) and Manulife Securities Investment Services Inc. (“MSISI”), can include cash, stocks, bonds, mutual funds or other receivables held in client accounts at MSI or MSISI. Currently, the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia and Québec have established programs to assist their residents with locating unclaimed property. The following provides specific information for each of these provinces and the rest of Canada.
The province of Alberta has established a service for residents who have lost track of property as a result of business or personal circumstances.
The province of British Columbia has regulations that require holders of unclaimed property, where the current or last known address of the owner is in British Columbia, to make reasonable efforts to contact the owners and advise them of their unclaimed assets. In addition, the province has established an unclaimed property program to assist residents with recovering unclaimed property.
The province of Québec has established a service that assists individuals with locating unclaimed property. Revenu Québec is the agency responsible for recovering and administering unclaimed property for citizens of Québec.
Canada, excluding Alberta, British Columbia and Québec
If you have reason to believe that MSI or MSISI is holding unclaimed property on your behalf, please complete the Unclaimed Property Claim form and sent to:
Unclaimed Properties Team
1235 North Service Road West, Oakville, ON, L6M 2W2
If you have any questions please send an email to MLS_UnclaimedProperty@manulife.com.