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iShares S&P/TSX Capped Materials Index Fund - XMA

ETF Overview

The fund seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P/TSX Capped Materials Index through investments in the constituent issuers of such index, net of expenses.

Additional Index Information

The S&P/TSX Capped Materials Index is defined using GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) sector classifications.

To be a constituent of the S&P/TSX Capped Materials Index, a stock must be a constituent of the S&P/TSX Composite and will be classified in the relevant GICS category.

The S&P Capped Materials Index includes all industry groups such as Chemicals, Construction Materials, Containers & Packaging, Metals & Mining and Paper & Forest Products.

The relative weight of any single index constituent is capped at 25%.

Key ETF Data

Fundamentals
Category (main) Canadian Equity - Materials
Underlying Index S&P/TSX Capped Materials Index
ETF Structure Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs
Asset Class Equity
Region Canada
Issuer iShares Canada by Blackrock
ETF Home Page Available here
Fund Facts
Inception Date 19 Dec 2005
Total Holdings 59
Distribution Frequency Quarterly
Leverage None
Significant Currency Exposure No
Currency Hedging Not applicable
Fees
Management Fee 0.55%
Management Expense Ratio (MER) 0.60%
Trading Information
Ticker XMA
Exchange TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)
Currency CAD
Eligibility
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.

Current Price, Fund Performance, Yield, NAV, Charts etc

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ETF at TMX ETF at Morningstar

ETF Analysis

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