MONTREAL, March 14, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor for Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), today announced the March and First Quarter of 2018 cash distributions for the Desjardins ETFs listed on the TSX that pay a monthly or quarterly distribution. Unitholders of record on March 22, 2018 will receive cash distributions payable for these ETFs on March 29, 2018.
Here is the list of the Desjardins ETFs that will pay cash distributions for March or First Quarter of 2018, as well as the distribution amount per unit to be paid:
Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)
Monthly cash distribution per unit ($)
Desjardins Canadian Fixed Income ETF
Desjardins Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF
Desjardins Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF
Desjardins 1-5 year Laddered Canadian Corporate Bond Index ETF
Desjardins 1-5 year Laddered Canadian Government Bond Index ETF
Desjardins Canadian Preferred Share ETF
Desjardins Canadian Preferred Share Index ETF
Exchange Traded Funds (ETF)
Quarterly cash distribution per unit ($)
Desjardins Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETFs
Desjardins Canada Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETF
Desjardins USA Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETF
Desjardins Developed ex-USA ex-Canada Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETF
For information about Desjardins ETFs, visit the manager's website at www.desjardinsETF.com.
About Desjardins Group
Desjardins Group is the leading cooperative financial group in Canada and the fifth largest in the world, with assets of $275.1 billion. It has been rated one of the Best Employers in Canada by Aon Hewitt. To meet the diverse needs of its members and clients, Desjardins offers a full range of products and services to individuals and businesses through its extensive distribution network, online platforms and subsidiaries across Canada. Ranked among the world's strongest banks according to The Banker magazine, Desjardins has one of the highest capital ratios and credit ratings in the industry.
Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds are not guaranteed, their value fluctuates frequently and their past performance is not indicative of their future returns. Commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with an investment in exchange traded funds. Please read the prospectus before investing. Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. is the manager and portfolio manager of the Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds. The Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds are offered by registered dealers.
SOURCE Desjardins Group