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CI First Asset ETFs Announce January 2020 Distributions

TORONTO, January 16, 2020 - CI First Asset Exchange Traded Funds, a division of CI Investments Inc., announces the following regular cash distributions for the month ending January 31, 2020. In all cases, the distribution will be paid on or before January 31, 2020, to unitholders of record on January 27, 2020. The ex-dividend date for all ETFs is January 24, 2020, with the exception of CI First Asset High Interest Savings ETF which has an ex-dividend date of January 27, 2020.

  Trading Symbol Distribution Amount (per unit)
CI First Asset Canadian Convertible Bond ETF CXF $0.0400
CI First Asset Active Utility & Infrastructure ETF FAI $0.0406
CI First Asset Active Credit ETF FAO $0.0450
FAO.U $0.0450 (USD$)
CI First Asset Active Canadian Dividend ETF FDV $0.0312
CI First Asset Short Term Government Bond Index Class ETF FGB $0.0330
CI First Asset Investment Grade Bond ETF FIG $0.0320
FIG.U $0.0248 (USD$)
CI First Asset Long Duration Fixed Income ETF FLB $0.0426
CI First Asset Preferred Share ETF FPR $0.0768
CI First Asset Enhanced Short Duration Bond ETF FSB $0.0200
FSB.U $0.0200 (USD$)
CI First Asset Canadian REIT ETF RIT $0.0675
CI First Asset Global Asset Allocation ETF CGAA $0.0266
CI First Asset High Interest Savings ETF CSAV $0.0771

Supporting Investors' Needs
Stay in the market, minimize costs, and take advantage of a smart, simple and efficient feature designed to support investors' needs. The CI First Asset Distribution Reinvestment Plan (DRIP) will automatically reinvest cash distributions into the CI First Asset ETF making the distribution. Contact your advisor for more information. All of the distributions indicated in the table above will be paid in cash unless the unitholder has enrolled in the applicable DRIP of the respective ETF. A copy of the Distribution Reinvestment Plan is available at

CI First Asset ETFs
CI First Asset ETFs, a division of CI Investments Inc., a leading provider of ETFs in Canada, offers a comprehensive suite of ETF solutions. Rooted in strong fundamentals, the diverse and specialized lineup of CI First Asset ETFs strive to deliver better risk-adjusted returns than the broad market while helping investors achieve their personal financial goals. CI Investments Inc. is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX), an independent, Canadian-owned wealth management firm.

For further information, please contact CI First Asset ETFs at 416-642-1289 or 1-877-642-1289 or visit

This communication is intended for informational purposes only and does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to purchase CI First Asset ETFs and is not, and should not be construed as, investment, tax, legal or accounting advice, and should not be relied upon in that regard. Commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with investments in exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Please read the prospectus before investing. ETFs are not guaranteed, their values change frequently and past performance may not be repeated. You will usually pay brokerage fees to your dealer if you purchase or sell units of an ETF on the TSX or the NEO Exchange. If the units are purchased or sold on the TSX or the NEO Exchange, investors may pay more than the current net asset value when buying units of the ETF and may receive less than the current net asset value when selling them. The CI First Asset ETFs are managed by CI Investments Inc., a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp., which is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CIX". CI First Asset and its logo are trademarks of CI Investments Inc.

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