John Hancock Financial Network is picking up another 280 registered representatives with the acquisition of Symetra Investment Services.

Hancock is buying Bellevue, Wash.-based, dually registered Symetra Investment from its parent company, Symetra Financial -- a provider of employee benefits, annuities and life insurance -- and adding the group as a “sister broker-dealer” to John Hancock’s dually registered firm, Signator Investors. Signator ranked No. 20 on this year’s FP50 -- Financial Planning’s annual list of the largest independent broker dealers in the country.

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