Canadian ETF knowledgebase
The fund seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P/TSX Capped Consumer Staples Index through investments in the constituent issuers of such index, net of expenses.
The Index is comprised of securities of Canadian consumer staples sector issuers listed on the TSX, selected by Standard & Poor's using its industrial classifications and guidelines for evaluating issuer capitalization, liquidity and fundamentals.
The Index is well diversified across various sub-sectors and the relative weight of any single index constituent is capped at 25%.
The major sub-sectors are: food retail, drug retail and packaged foods & meats.
|Inception Date||12 Apr 2001|
|Significant Currency Exposure||No|
|Currency Hedging||Not applicable|
|Management Expense Ratio (MER)||0.62%|
|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: