TORONTO, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Karl Cheong, CFA, Head of Distribution, First Trust Portfolios Canada and his team joined Keith Wu, Interim Head, Exchange Traded Funds, TSX & TSX Venture, to celebrate the launch of a new Exchange Traded Fund: First Trust Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF (TSX:MAYB.F) and open the markets.
The First Trust companies are a well-respected global enterprise with a history in the U.S. market since 1991 and in Canada since 1996. First Trust is the umbrella name used for the various businesses conducted in both Canada and the U.S. The First Trust family of ETFs span across different geographies and asset classes. First Trust ETFs combine the benefits of both active and passive management, providing an efficient and simple way for investors to buy and sell an entire basket of securities with a single transaction throughout the trading day. For more information, please visit www.firsttrust.ca
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Date: Friday, May 29, 2020
Time: 9:00am - 9:30am
Place: Virtually Broadcast
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