TSX/NYSE/PSE: MFC SEHK:945 TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Manulife Asset Management Limited, the manager (the "Manager") of Markland AGF Precious Metals Corp. (TSX: MPM) (the "Corporation") today announced that the quorum requirement was not met for the special meeting of securityholders of the Corporation, and as a result, the meeting has been adjourned to November 29, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. (EST). The meeting will be held at the offices of Manulife Asset Management Limited, in the Ross DE boardroom, 200 Bloor Street East, South Tower, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 1E5. At such adjourned meeting, the securityholders then present in person or represented by proxy shall form a quorum and may transact the business for which the meeting was originally called. Certain statements included in this news release constitute forward-looking statements, including, but not limited to, those identified by the expressions "expect", "intend", "will" and similar expressions to the extent they relate to the Corporation and/or the Manager. The forward-looking statements are not historical facts but reflect the Corporation's and/or the Manager's current expectations regarding future results or events. These forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from current expectations. Although the Corporation and/or the Manager believes that the assumptions inherent in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and, accordingly, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such statements due to the inherent uncertainty therein. Neither the Corporation nor the Manager undertake any obligation to update publicly or otherwise revise any forward-looking statement or information whether as a result of new information, future events or other such factors which affect this information, except as required by law.