Montreal, September 13, 2018 - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor for Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), today announced the September and third quarter of 2018 cash distributions for the Desjardins ETFs listed on the TSX that pay a monthly or quarterly distribution. Unitholders of record on September 21, 2018 will receive cash distributions payable for these ETFs on September 28, 2018.

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

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) Ticker symbols
Monthly cash
distribution per unit
Desjardins Canadian Fixed Income ETF
Desjardins Canadian Universe Bond Index ETF DCU 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
Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) Ticker symbols
per unit
Desjardins Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETFs
Desjardins Canada Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETF DFC 0.130
Desjardins USA Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETF DFU 0.075
Desjardins Developed ex-USA ex-Canada Multifactor-Controlled Volatility ETF DFD 0.110

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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