Montreal, August 16, 2018 - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor for Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), today announced the August 2018 cash distributions for the Desjardins ETFs listed on the TSX that pay a monthly distribution. Unitholders of record on August 24, 2018 will receive cash distributions payable for these ETFs on August 31, 2018.

Here is the list of the Desjardins ETFs that will pay cash distributions for August 2018, as well as the distribution amount per unit to be paid:

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) Ticker symbol
Desjardins Canadian Fixed Income ETF
Desjardins Canadian Universe Bond Index ETFDCU 0.047
Desjardins Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF DCS 0.037
Desjardins 1-5 year Laddered Canadian Corporate
Bond Index ETF
DCC 0.050
Desjardins 1-5 year Laddered Canadian Government
Bond Index ETF
DCG 0.050
Desjardins Canadian Preferred Share ETF
Desjardins Canadian Preferred Share Index ETF DCP 0.073

For information about Desjardins ETFs, visit the manager's website at

Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds are not guaranteed, their value fluctuates frequently and their past performance is not indicative of their future returns. Commissions, management fees and expenses all may be associated with an investment in exchange traded funds. Please read the prospectus before investing. Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. is the manager and portfolio manager of the Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds. The Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds are offered by registered dealers.

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