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TD Emerald Canadian Bond Index Fund

Investment Strategy

The portfolio of the Fund consists of Canadian, federal, provincial, municipal and corporate issued bonds and debentures that are selected and weighted to approximate the overall characteristics of the FTSE TMX Canada Universe Bond Index.
 
The Fund is managed based on the philosophy that it is both impractical and financially prohibitive to fully replicate an index in pursuit of market returns. The Fund uses stratified sampling to efficiently achieve index-like returns.

The fund only invests in securities with a minimum A credit rating or equivalent at the time or purchase.

Investment Objective

The investment objective of the Fund is to track the performance of the FTSE TMX Canada Universe Bond Index.

Who Should Invest

The Fund is designed for investors seeking broad exposure to the Canadian bond market.

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Fund Facts
Asset ClassFixed Income
Management PhilosophyPassive
Inception DateAugust 07, 1991
BenchmarkFTSE Canada Universe Bond Index
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Details
NAV($) / Yield (%)12.5553 (As of January 21, 2019)
Distribution DateDecember 19, 2018
Income Distribution0.0201
Capital Distribution0.0000
Total Distribution0.0201
AUM (in millions)4,152.96 (As of December 31, 2018)
Distribution FrequencyMonthly

*Rates of return are time-weighted, reflecting income during the period but do not include any deduction for management fees.

Performance
1 M3 MYTD1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y10 YSince Inception
Fund1.351.811.391.391.921.782.213.484.056.73
Benchmark1.361.761.411.411.961.862.273.544.166.78

*Performance as of December 31, 2018. Year To Date - performance based on most recent month-end data.

*Benchmark is FTSE Canada Universe Bond Index

Note: Fund performance is before fees but after expenses

Yearly Performance
20172016201520142013
Fund2.461.493.538.74-1.34
Benchmark2.521.663.528.79-1.19
January 22, 2019