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iShares Premium Money Market ETF - CMR

ETF Overview

The fund invests primarily in high-quality, short-term (generally 90 days or less) debt securities, including treasury bills and promissory notes issued or guaranteed by Canadian governments or their agencies, bankers acceptances and commercial paper (excluding asset-backed commercial paper) issued by Canadian Chartered banks, loan companies, trust companies and corporations.

Key fund objectives:

This fund is one of the few iShares Canada ETFs that have an active mandate (), not passive ().

Key ETF Data

Category (main) Canadian Fixed Income - Money market
Underlying Index No Index
ETF Structure Active management. No index *
Asset Class Fixed Income - Money market
Region Canada
Issuer iShares Canada by Blackrock
ETF Home Page Available here

* We are including this ETF in both passively-managed and actively-managed listings. The fund's active management is low-cost and basic.

Fund Facts
Inception Date 15 Feb 2008
Total Holdings 32
Distribution Frequency Monthly
Leverage None
Significant Currency Exposure No
Currency Hedging Not applicable
Management Fee 0.25%
Management Expense Ratio (MER) 0.28%
Trading Information
Ticker CMR
Exchange TSX (Toronto Stock Exchange)
Currency CAD
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.

Current Price, Fund Performance, Yield, NAV, Charts etc

To view the TSX or Morningstar fund page for this ETF click on the Fund Data menu tab or below:

ETF at TMX ETF at Morningstar