TORONTO, Feb. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --  

(TSX:FUD) (TSX:FUD.A) (TSX:FDE) (TSX:FDE.A) (TSX:FSL) (TSX:FSL.A) (TSX:EUR) (TSX:EUR.A) (TSX:FSD) (TSX:FSD.A) (TSX:ETP) (TSX:ETP.A) (TSX:FTB)

FT Portfolios Canada Co. (“First Trust”) is pleased to announce cash distributions for its Exchange Traded Funds (the “ETFS”) listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange for the month ending February 28, 2018. 

The cash distributions are payable on March 7, 2018 to Unitholders of record on February 28, 2018 with an  ex-dividend date of February 27, 2018. Details for the per unit distribution amounts are shown below:

Fund NameFund Ticker Cash Distribution
Amount

 First Trust Value Line® Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)
 
FUD$0.0450
FUD.A$0.0200

 First Trust AlphaDEXTM Emerging Market Dividend ETF (CAD-Hedged)

FDE$0.0400
FDE.A$0.0237
 
 First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged)

FSL$0.0636
FSL.A$0.0555

 First Trust AlphaDEXTM European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)

EUR$0.0500
EUR.A$0.0288

 First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF (CAD-Hedged)

FSD$0.0850
FSD.A$0.0670

 First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETF

ETP$0.0650
ETP.A$0.0560
 First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETFFTB$0.0600

For further information, please contact:  FT Portfolios Canada Co.
416-865-8065/877-622-5552