Montreal, April 12, 2019 - Desjardins Global Asset Management Inc. (DGAM), acting as manager and portfolio advisor for Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs), today announced the April 2019 cash distributions for the Desjardins ETFs listed on the TSX that pay a monthly distribution. Unitholders of record on April 23, 2019 will receive cash distributions payable for these ETFs on April 30, 2019.

Here is the list of the Desjardins ETFs that will pay cash distributions for April 2019, as well as the distribution amount per unit to be paid:

Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)Ticker symbols
(TSX)
Cash distribution
per unit ($)
Desjardins Canadian Fixed Income ETF
Desjardins Canadian Universe Bond Index ETFDCU 0.047
Desjardins Canadian Short Term Bond Index ETF DCS 0.040
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 ETFDCP 0.073
Desjardins Active ETF
Desjardins RI Active Canadian Bond - Low CO2 ETFDRCU 0.047

For information about Desjardins ETFs, visit the manager's website a www.desjardinsETF.com.

The 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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