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The fund has been designed to replicate, to the extent possible, the performance of the Cohen & Steers Global Realty Majors Index, net of expenses.
The investment objective of the fund is to invest in and hold the constituent securities of the index in the same proportion as they are reflected in the index.
Key index facts:
|Category (main)||Global Equity Income - Real Estate|
|Underlying Index||Cohen & Steers Global Realty Majors Index|
|ETF Structure||Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs|
|Asset Class||Equity Income - Real Estate|
|Issuer||iShares Canada by Blackrock|
|ETF Home Page||Available here|
|Inception Date||26 Aug 2008|
|Significant Currency Exposure||Yes|
|Management Expense Ratio (MER)||0.72%|
|Exchange||TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)|
|Eligibility *||RRSP, RRIF, RESP, TFSA, DPSP, RDSP|
|DRIP available **||Yes|
|PACC Plan available **||Yes|
|SWP available **||Yes|
* 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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