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Manulife CEO sees opportunity to acquire good U.S. company debt

FILE PHOTO: Roy Gori, chief executive of Manulife Asia, speaks at the company?s headquarters in Toronto November 12, 2015. REUTERS/John Tilak

TORONTO (Reuters) - Manulife Financial Corp MFC.TO sees opportunities to acquire U.S. corporate debt, thanks to the widening of credit spreads, Chief Executive Roy Gori said on Monday.

“That’s a big part of our focus, so that’s an opportunity we will definitely continue to focus on and capture,” Gori said.

Reporting By Nichola Saminather; Editing by Sandra Maler

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