Franklin Templeton Investments Canada Announces Monthly Cash Distribution for Franklin Liberty Canadian Investment Grade Corporate ETF

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Franklin Templeton Investments Canada today announced the August 2017 cash distribution for Franklin Liberty Canadian Investment Grade Corporate ETF (FLCI), available to Canadian investors. As indicated in the table below, unitholders of record on August 23, 2017 will receive a per-unit cash distribution payable on August 30, 2017.

Details of the per-unit distribution amount are as follows:

Fund Name


Per Unit ($)


Franklin Liberty Canadian Investment Grade Corporate ETF





Franklin Liberty Canadian Investment Grade Corporate ETF (FLCI) seeks to provide long-term capital growth and current income by investing primarily in investment grade corporate debt issued by Canadian corporations. In seeking to achieve its investment objective, the ETF may invest in interest rate derivatives, asset-backed or mortgage-backed securities and Canadian dollar-denominated debt issued by foreign corporations.

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About Franklin Templeton Investments
Franklin Templeton Investments Corp. (known as Franklin Templeton Investments Canada) is a subsidiary of Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE: BEN]. Franklin Resources, Inc. is a global investment management organization operating as Franklin Templeton Investments, which provides global and domestic investment management to retail, institutional and sovereign wealth clients in over 170 countries. Through specialized teams, the company has expertise across all asset classes—including equity, fixed income, alternative and custom solutions. The company's more than 650 investment professionals are supported by its integrated, worldwide team of risk management professionals and global trading desk network. With offices in over 30 countries, the California-based company has 70 years of investment experience and over US$752 billion (C$938 billion) in assets under management as of July 31, 2017. For more information, please visit

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Commissions, management fees and expenses may all be associated with investments in ETFs. Investors should carefully consider an ETF's investment objectives and strategies, risks, fees and expenses before investing. The prospectus and ETF facts contain this and other information. Please read the prospectus and ETF facts carefully before investing. ETFs trade like stocks, fluctuate in market value and may trade at prices above or below the ETF's net asset value. Brokerage commissions and ETF expenses will reduce returns. Performance of an ETF may vary significantly from the performance of an index, as a result of transaction costs, expenses and other factors. ETFs are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.

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For further information: Media contact: Sarah Kingdon, Corporate Communications, Franklin Templeton Investments, 416.957.6191


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