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The fund has been designed to replicate, to the extent possible, the performance of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, net of expenses. The Fund invests in emerging markets equity.
The manager may use a sampling methodology in selecting investments for the fund.
The fund may also invest in or hold securities intended to replicate the performance of the index.
In addition, as ZEM may hold other underlying ETFs, the management fees charged are reduced by the management fees paid on the underlying ETFs.
The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is an equity index which captures large and mid-cap representation across 21 Emerging Markets countries.
The index covers approximately 85% of the free float-adjusted market capitalization in each country.
|Category (main)||Emerging Markets Equity: Broad Equities|
|Underlying Index||MSCI Emerging Markets Index|
|ETF Structure||Passive type. Endeavours to return the Index return before fees/costs|
|Sub-Asset Class||Emerging Markets Broad Equities|
|ETF Home Page||Available here|
|Inception Date||Oct 20, 2009|
|Significant Currency Exposure||Yes|
|Management Expense Ratio (MER)||0.29%|
|Exchange||TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)|
|Eligibility *||RRSP, RRIF, RESP, TFSA, DPSP, RDSP|
|DRIP available **||Yes|
|PACC Plan available **||Unknown|
|SWP available **||Unknown|
* 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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