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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/TSX Capped Financials Index through investments in the constituent issuers of such index, net of expenses.
The Index is comprised of securities of Canadian financial sector issuers listed on the TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange), selected by S&P using its industrial classifications and guidelines for evaluating issuer capitalization, liquidity and fundamentals.
The relative weight of any single index constituent is capped at 25%.
|Category (main)||Canadian Equity Income - Financials|
|Underlying Index||S&P/TSX Capped Financials Index|
|ETF Structure||Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs|
|Asset Class||Equity Income - Financials|
|Issuer||iShares Canada by Blackrock|
|ETF Home Page||Available here|
|Inception Date||23 Mar 2001|
|Significant Currency Exposure||No|
|Currency Hedging||Not applicable|
|Management Expense Ratio (MER)||0.61%|
|Exchange||TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)|
|Eligibility *||RRSP, RRIF, RESP, TFSA, DPSP, RDSP|
|DRIP available **||Yes|
|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.
To view the TSX or Morningstar fund page for this ETF click on the Fund Data menu tab or below:
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