First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Dividend Plus ETF (CAD-Hedged)
TSX : FUD
TSX : FUD.A

First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged)
TSX : FSL
TSX : FSL.A

First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
TSX : EUR
TSX : EUR.A

First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF
TSX : FHY
TSX : FHY.A

First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF
TSX : ETP
TSX : ETP.A

First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Financial Sector Index ETF
TSX : FHF

First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ETF
TSX : FHD

First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Consumer Staples Sector Index ETF
TSX : FHC

First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Technology Sector Index ETF
TSX : FHQ

First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETF
TSX : FTB

December 18, 2015 15:51 ET

FT Portfolios Canada Co. Announces Distribution for Its Exchange Traded and US Sectors Funds

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2015) - First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Dividend Plus ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:FUD) (TSX:FUD.A), First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:FSL) (TSX:FSL.A), First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:EUR) (TSX:EUR.A), First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF (TSX:FHY) (TSX:FHY.A), First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF (TSX:ETP) (TSX:ETP.A), First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Financial Sector Index ETF (TSX:FHF), First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ETF (TSX:FHD), First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Consumer Staples Sector Index ETF (TSX:FHC), First Trust AlphaDEX (TM) U.S. Technology Sector Index ETF (TSX:FHQ), First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETF (TSX:FTB).

FT Portfolios Canada Co. ("First Trust") is pleased to announce cash and reinvested distributions for its Exchange Traded Funds (the "ETFs") listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange for the period ending December 31, 2015. Reinvested distributions generally represent realized capital gains and other income or special distributions received by the ETFs over and above cash distributions paid out during the year and are paid to unitholders, as required, to ensure the ETFs are not liable for ordinary income tax.

The cash distributions are payable on January 8, 2016 to Unitholders of record on December 31, 2015 with an ex-dividend date of December 29, 2015. Details for the per unit distribution amounts are shown below:

Fund Name Fund Ticker Cash
Distribution Amount
Reinvested Distribution Amount
First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Dividend Plus ETF (CAD-Hedged) FUD 0.0642 0.4800
FUD.A 0.0437 0.4800
First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged) FSL 0.0760 0.0250
FSL.A 0.0670 0.0250
First Trust AlphaDEX™ European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) EUR 0.0400 -
EUR.A 0.0217 -
First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF FHY 0.1150 -
FHY.A 0.1066 -
First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF ETP 0.0620 -
ETP.A 0.0447 -
First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Financial Sector Index ETF FHF 0.1400 1.3250
First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ETF FHD 0.0850 0.0400
First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Consumer Staples Sector Index ETF FHC 0.1175 0.1100
First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Technology Sector Index ETF FHQ 0.1000 1.0500
First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETF FTB 0.0555 -

Contact Information

  • FT Portfolios Canada Co.
    416-865-8065/877-622-5552