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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 Utilities Index, net of expenses.
The S&P/TSX Capped Utilities imposes capped weights on the index constituents included in the S&P/TSX Composite that are classified in the GICS (Global Industry Classification Standard) utilities sector.
The relative weight of any single index constituent is capped at 25%.
|Category (main)||Canadian Equity Income - Utilities|
|Underlying Index||S&P/TSX Capped Utilities Index|
|ETF Structure||Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs|
|Asset Class||Equity Income - Utilities|
|Issuer||iShares Canada by Blackrock|
|ETF Home Page||Available here|
|Inception Date||12 Apr 2011|
|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: