As an eligible employee, you can contribute between 1% and 5% of your eligible pay to purchase shares of Manulife stock as part of our Global Share Ownership Plan (GSOP). The Company will match 25% of your contributions, up to a maximum match of $2,000 per year. For example, if your eligible salary is $50,000 and you elect to contribute 5%, the total annual contribution to purchase your shares of Manulife stock would be $3,125 ($2,500 of your contributions and $625 in Company match). Buck provides plan member support and administration for the U.S. GSOP. You are able to access your GSOP account via www.manulife.com/gsop. The website offers the convenience of real-time trading and the ability to make online withdrawals from the plan.