TORONTO (April 27, 2020) - CI ETF Investment Management Inc. ("CI ETF") (formerly WisdomTree Asset Management Canada, Inc.) today announced that, effective August 31, 2020, CI Investments Inc. will be named portfolio manager to the following funds, as contemplated in the circular to unitholders of the funds dated November 15, 2019. CI Investments Inc. will be replacing Mellon Investments Corporation.
The affected ETFs are:
|CI Yield Enhanced Canada Aggregate Bond Index ETF||Non-hedged||CAGG|
|CI Yield Enhanced Canada Short-Term Aggregate Bond Index ETF||Non-hedged||CAGS|
|CI WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF||Hedged||DGR|
|CI WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF||Non-hedged||DGR.B|
|CI WisdomTree Europe Hedged Equity Index ETF||Hedged||EHE|
|CI WisdomTree Europe Equity Index ETF||Non-hedged||EHE.B|
|CI WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Variably Hedged Index ETF||Variably hedged||DQD|
|CI WisdomTree International Quality Dividend Growth Variably Hedged Index ETF||Variably hedged||DQI|
|CI WisdomTree Canada Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF||Non-hedged||DGRC|
|CI WisdomTree Emerging Markets Dividend Index ETF||Non-hedged||EMV.B|
|CI WisdomTree International Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF||Hedged||IQD|
|CI WisdomTree International Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF||Non-hedged||IQD.B|
|CI WisdomTree Japan Equity Index ETF||Hedged||JAPN|
|CI WisdomTree Japan Equity Index ETF||Non-hedged||JAPN.B|
|CI WisdomTree U.S. MidCap Dividend Index ETF||Hedged||UMI|
|CI WisdomTree U.S. MidCap Dividend Index ETF||Non-hedged||UMI.B|
For more information about the CI ETFs, please visit the CI First Asset website. About CI ETF CI ETF Investment Management Inc. is an ETF sponsor and manager. CI ETF is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX), an independent Canadian company offering global asset management and wealth management advisory services. CIX held approximately $155.9 billion in fee-earning assets as of March 31, 2020.
For further information : Murray Oxby, Vice-President, Communications, CI Investments Inc., 416-681-3254, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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