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The fund seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P Global 1200 Consumer Discretionary Canadian Dollar Hedged Index, net of expenses.
The S&P Global 1200 Consumer Discretionary Canadian Dollar Hedged Index is a float-adjusted, market capitalization-weighted index. It includes constituents of the S&P Global 1200 Index included in the consumer discretionary sector and sub-industries as defined by the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS).
The Index is hedged to Canadian dollars.
The S&P Global 1200 Consumer Discretionary CAD Hedged is comprised of the largest and most liquid consumer discretionary stocks from around the world.
The index is currency hedged to Canadian Dollars.
|Category (main)||Global Equity - Consumer Discretionary|
|Underlying Index||S&P Global 1200 Consumer Discretionary CAD Hedged|
|ETF Structure||Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs|
|Issuer||iShares Canada by Blackrock|
|ETF Home Page||Available here|
|Inception Date||26 Mar 2013|
|Significant Currency Exposure||Yes|
|Management Expense Ratio (MER)||Unknown|
|Exchange||TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)|
|Eligibility *||RRSP, RRIF, RESP, TFSA, DPSP, RDSP|
|DRIP available **||No|
|PACC Plan available **||No|
|SWP available **||No|
* Always check eligibility with your plan operator as plans and accounts can differ
** Not all brokers can facilitate these plans. Check with your broker.
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