TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Jan. 20, 2016) - First Trust AlphaDEX™ Canadian Dividend Plus ETF (TSX:FDY)(TSX:FDY.A); First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Dividend Plus ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:FUD) (TSX:FUD.A); First Trust AlphaDEX™ Emerging Market Dividend ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:FDE) (TSX:FDE.A); First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:FSL) (TSX:FSL.A); First Trust AlphaDEX™ European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) (TSX:EUR) (TSX:EUR.A); First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF (TSX:FHY) (TSX:FHY.A); First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF (TSX:ETP)(TSX:ETP.A); First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETF (TSX:FTB).

FT Portfolios Canada Co. ("First Trust") is pleased to announce cash distribution for its Exchange Traded Funds (the "ETFS") listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange for the period ending January 31, 2016.

The cash distributions are payable on February 5, 2016 to Unitholders of record on January 29, 2016 with an ex-dividend date of January 27, 2016.

Details for the per unit distribution amounts are indicated in the table below:

Fund Name Fund Ticker Cash Distribution Amount
First Trust AlphaDEX™ Canadian Dividend Plus ETF FDY $0.0595
FDY.A $0.0454
First Trust AlphaDEX™ U.S. Dividend Plus ETF
(CAD-Hedged)
FUD $0.0500
FUD.A $0.0310
First Trust AlphaDEX™ Emerging Market Dividend ETF (CAD-Hedged) FDE $0.0300
FDE.A $0.0199
First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged) FSL $0.0800
FSL.A $0.0711
First Trust AlphaDEX™ European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged) EUR $0.0410
EUR.A $0.0240
First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF FHY $0.1144
FHY.A $0.1077
First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF ETP $0.0606
ETP.A $0.0523
First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETF FTB $0.0540

Contact Information:

FT Portfolios Canada Co.
416-865-8065
877-622-5552
www.firsttrust.ca