Vanguard Announces Cash Distributions For The Vanguard ETFs (VAB, VSB, VSC, VRE, and VDY)

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ -- Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. today announced the final August 2014 monthly cash distributions for certain Vanguard ETFs listed below that trade on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Unitholders of record on August 29, 2014 will receive cash distributions payable on September 3, 2014. Details of the "per unit" distribution amounts are as follows: 

Vanguard ETF™

TSX
Ticker
Symbol

Distribution
per Unit ($)

Payment
Frequency

Vanguard Canadian Aggregate Bond Index ETF

VAB

0.058133

Monthly

Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Bond Index ETF

VSB

0.047573

Monthly

Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Corporate Bond Index ETF

VSC

0.061495

Monthly

Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF

VRE

0.042223

Monthly

Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF

VDY

0.113681

Monthly

 

To learn more about the TSX-listed Vanguard ETFs™, please visit www.vanguardcanada.ca

About Vanguard
Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. is a wholly owned indirect subsidiary of The Vanguard Group, Inc. and manages more than $2.5 billion (CAD) in assets. The Vanguard Group, Inc. is one of the world's largest investment management companies and a leading provider of company-sponsored retirement plan services. Vanguard has global assets of more than $2.8 trillion (USD), including more than $370 billion (USD) in global ETF assets. Vanguard has offices in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and Asia. The firm offers more than 160 funds to U.S. investors and more than 100 additional funds, including ETFs, to clients in the other markets in which the firm operates.

Vanguard operates under a unique operating structure. Unlike firms that are publicly held or owned by a small group of individuals, The Vanguard Group is owned by Vanguard's U.S.-domiciled funds and ETFs. Those funds, in turn, are owned by Vanguard clients. This unique mutual structure aligns Vanguard interests with those of its investors and drives the culture, philosophy and policies throughout the Vanguard organization worldwide. As a result, Canadian investors benefit from Vanguard's stability and experience, low-cost investing and client focus. For more information, please visit vanguardcanada.ca.

All asset figures are as of June 30, 2014, unless otherwise noted.

Commissions, management fees, and expenses all may be associated with the Vanguard ETFs.  This offering is only made by prospectus.  The prospectus contains important detailed information about the securities being offered.  Copies are available from Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. at www.vanguardcanada.ca. Please read the prospectus before investing. ETFs are not guaranteed, their values change frequently, and past performance may not be repeated.

"FTSE®" is a trademark of London Stock Exchange Group companies and is used by FTSE International Limited ("FTSE") under licence. The Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF and Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (the "Products") have been developed solely by Vanguard. FTSE and its licensors are not connected to and do not sponsor, advise, recommend, endorse or promote the Products and do not accept any liability whatsoever to any person arising out of an investment in or operation of the Products. FTSE makes no claim, prediction, warranty or representation either as to the results to be obtained from the Products.

SOURCE Vanguard Investments Canada Inc.

For further information: Vanguard Public Relations at 610-669-5002, http://www.vanguardcanada.ca