NU Online News Service, Aug. 25, 2003, 5:54 p.m. EDT – John Hancock Advisers, a unit of John Hancock Financial Services Inc., Boston, has acquired M.S.B. Fund Inc., a large-cap blend mutual fund, from Shay Assets Management Inc., Chicago.
Shareholders of the M.S.B. Fund approved the sale Aug. 20. The transaction closed Aug. 22.