Vanguard Announces Cash Distributions for the Vanguard ETFs (VAB, VSB, VSC, VDY and VRE)
Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. today announced the final January 2013 monthly cash distributions for Vanguard Canadian Aggregate Bond Index ETF (VAB), Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Bond Index ETF (VSB), Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Corporate Bond Index ETF (VSC), Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF (VDY) and Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (VRE) listed on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Unitholders of record on January 31, 2013 will receive cash distributions payable on February 5, 2013. Details of the “per unit” distribution amounts are as follows:
|Vanguard ETF||TSX Ticker||Distribution||Payment|
|Symbol||per Unit ($)||Frequency|
|Vanguard Canadian Aggregate Bond Index ETF||VAB||0.083274||Monthly|
|Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Bond Index ETF||VSB||0.066933||Monthly|
|Vanguard Canadian Short-Term Corporate Bond Index ETF||VSC||0.058008||Monthly|
|Vanguard FTSE Canadian High Dividend Yield Index ETF||VDY||0.068459||Monthly|
|Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF1||VRE||0.036051||Monthly|
1 Effective November 8, 2012, the cash distribution payment frequency of Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (VRE) was changed from quarterly to monthly.
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All asset figures are as of December 31, 2012, unless otherwise noted.
Commissions, management fees, and expenses all may be associated with the Vanguard ETFs. This offering is only made by prospectus. The prospectus contains important detailed information about the securities being offered. Copies are available from Vanguard Investments Canada Inc. at www.vanguardcanada.ca. Please read the prospectus before investing. ETFs are not guaranteed, their values change frequently, and past performance may not be repeated.
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