TORONTO, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc. and its affiliate AlphaPro Management Inc. (collectively "Horizons ETFs") are pleased to announce the distribution amounts per unit (the "Distributions") for certain of the Horizons ETFs family of exchange traded funds (the "ETFs"), for the period ending September 30, 2013, as indicated in the table below.
The ex-dividend date for the Distributions is anticipated to be September 26, 2013, for all unitholders of record on September 30, 2013. The Distributions will be paid in cash or, if the unitholder has enrolled in the respective ETF's dividend reinvestment plan (DRIP), reinvested in additional units of the applicable ETF, on or about October 10, 2013.
Horizons ETFs will make an additional announcement of the September distributions for its family of covered call exchange traded funds on or about September 20, 2013.
|ETF Name|| Ticker
|Horizons Active Diversified Income ETF||HAA||$0.06458||2.41%||Quarterly|
|Horizons Active Corporate Bond ETF||HAB||$0.02745||3.18%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active Cdn Bond ETF||HAD||$0.02191||2.77%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active Yield Matched Duration ETF(1)||HAF||$0.02433||3.55%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active Emerging Markets Dividend ETF||HAJ||$0.02068||2.30%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active Cdn Dividend ETF||HAL||$0.03686||3.59%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active Global Dividend ETF||HAZ||$0.03232||2.92%||Monthly|
|Horizons S&P/TSX 60 Equal Weight Index ETF||HEW||$ 0.06800||2.38%||Quarterly|
|Horizons Active Preferred Share ETF||HPR||$0.03577||4.33%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active Floating Rate Bond ETF||HFR||$0.02044||2.42%||Monthly|
|Horizons Active US Floating Rate Bond (USD) ETF (2)||HUF.U||$0.01965||2.34%||Monthly|
|Horizons Universa US Black Swan ETF (3)||HUS.U||$0.05112||1.73%||Quarterly|
|Horizons Universa Canadian Black Swan ETF||HUT||$0.06977||2.67%||Quarterly|
|Horizons Active High Yield Bond ETF||HYI||$0.05222||5.95%||Monthly|
|Horizons Australian Dollar Currency ETF||ASD||$0.01493||1.85%||Monthly|
* Based on the applicable September 18, 2013 net asset value per unit which is available at www.HorizonsETFs.com.
(1) Effective September 6, 2013, Horizons Active Advantage Yield ETF changed its name to Horizons Active Yield Matched Duration ETF.
(2) Distributions for Horizons Active US Floating Rate Bond (USD) ETF are declared and paid in U.S. dollars.
(3) Distributions for Horizons Universa US Black Swan ETF are declared and paid in U.S. dollars.
The Distributions will vary from period to period.
About Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc. (www.HorizonsETFs.com)
Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc. and its affiliate AlphaPro Management Inc. are innovative financial services companies offering the Horizons ETFs family of exchange-traded funds. The Horizons ETFs family includes a broadly diversified range of investment tools with solutions for investors of all experience levels to meet their investment objectives in a variety of market conditions. With approximately $4.1 billion in assets under management and 72 ETFs listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, the Horizons ETFs family makes up one of the largest families of ETFs in Canada. Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc. and AlphaPro Management Inc. are members of the Mirae Asset Financial Group.
SOURCE: Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc.
For further information:
Martin Fabregas, Investor Relations, (416) 601-2508 or 1-866-641-5739.