TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 20, 2012) - BMO Financial Group today announced the March 2012 cash distributions for certain BMO Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)* that distribute either monthly or quarterly. Unitholders of record at close of business on March 29, 2012 will receive cash distributions payable on April 9, 2012.
Details of the per unit distribution amounts are as follows:
BMO ETFs with Monthly Distributions:
|BMO Short Federal Bond Index ETF||ZFS||0.032|
|BMO Mid Federal Bond Index ETF||ZFM||0.042|
|BMO Long Federal Bond Index ETF||ZFL||0.051|
|BMO Short Provincial Bond Index ETF||ZPS||0.048|
|BMO Short Corporate Bond Index ETF||ZCS||0.048|
|BMO Mid Corporate Bond Index ETF||ZCM||0.061|
|BMO Long Corporate Bond Index ETF||ZLC||0.068|
|BMO Aggregate Bond Index ETF||ZAG||0.045|
|BMO Real Return Bond Index ETF||ZRR||0.028|
|BMO High Yield US Corporate Bond Hedged to CAD Index ETF||ZHY||0.098|
|BMO Emerging Markets Bond Hedged to CAD Index ETF||ZEF||0.072|
|BMO 2013 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF||ZXA||0.042|
|BMO 2015 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF||ZXB||0.053|
|BMO 2020 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF||ZXC||0.061|
|BMO 2025 Corporate Bond Target Maturity ETF||ZXD||0.063|
|BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF||ZEB||0.051|
|BMO Equal Weight Utilities Index ETF||ZUT||0.075|
|BMO Equal Weight REITs Index ETF||ZRE||0.083|
|BMO Monthly Income ETF||ZMI||0.062|
|BMO Covered Call Canadian Banks ETF||ZWB||0.085|
|BMO Covered Call Utilities ETF||ZWU||0.085|
|BMO Covered Call Dow Jones Industrial Average Hedged to CAD ETF||ZWA||0.075|
|BMO Canadian Dividend ETF||ZDV||0.055|
|BMO ETFs with Quarterly Distributions:|
|BMO Dow Jones Canada Titans 60 Index ETF||ZCN||0.107|
|BMO US Equity Hedged To CAD Index ETF||ZUE||0.096|
|BMO Dow Jones Industrial Average Hedged To CAD Index ETF||ZDJ||0.125|
|BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Oil & Gas Index ETF||ZEO||0.102|
|BMO International Equity Hedged To CAD Index ETF||ZDM||0.116|
|BMO Global Infrastructure Index ETF||ZGI||0.121|
|BMO Equal Weight US Banks Hedged To CAD Index ETF||ZUB||0.051|
|BMO Low Volatility Canadian Equity ETF||ZLB||0.100|
Further information about BMO ETF Products can be found at www.bmo.com/etfs.
*BMO ETFs are administered and managed by BMO Asset Management Inc., an investment fund manager and portfolio manager and a separate legal entity from Bank of Montreal.
Commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with investments in exchange traded funds. Please read the prospectus before investing. The funds are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated.
About BMO Financial Group
Established in 1817 as Bank of Montreal, BMO Financial Group is a highly-diversified North American financial services organization. With total assets of $538 billion as at January 31, 2012, and more than 47,000 employees, BMO Financial Group provides a broad range of retail banking, wealth management and investment banking products and solutions.
S&P ® is a registered trademark of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC ("S&P") and TSX is a trademark of Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX"). These trademarks have been licensed for use by Bank of Montreal. BMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF is not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by S&P or TSX, and S&P and TSX make no representation, warranty or condition regarding the advisability of buying, selling or holding units in the BMO ETFs.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average(SM) is a product of Dow Jones Indexes, a licensed trade-mark of CME Group Index Services LLC ("CME"), and has been licensed for use. "Dow Jones®", "Dow Jones Industrial Average(SM)", "Dow Jones Canada Titan 60" and "Titans" are service marks of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings, LLC ("Dow Jones")and have been licensed for use for certain purposes. BMO ETFs based on Dow Jones indexes are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by Dow Jones, CME or their respective affiliates and none of them makes any representation regarding the advisability of investing in such product(s).