TSX Symbols – FUD/FUD.A, FDE/FDE.A, FSL/FSL.A, EUR/EUR.A, FSD/FSD.A, FST/FST.A, FTB, ETP/ETP.A, FHF, FHD, FHC/FHC.F, FHM, FHG/FHG.F, FHU & FHQ/FHQ.F

TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 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 September 30, 2018. 

The cash distributions are payable on October 5, 2018 to Unitholders of record on September 28, 2018 with an ex-dividend date of September 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 AlphaDEX Emerging Market Dividend ETF (CAD-Hedged)FDE$0.0450
FDE.A$0.0350
First Trust Senior Loan ETF (CAD-Hedged)FSL$0.0725
FSL.A$0.0650
First Trust AlphaDEX European Dividend Index ETF (CAD-Hedged)EUR$0.0625
EUR.A$0.0475
First Trust Short Duration High Yield Bond ETF (CAD-Hedged)FSD$0.0850
FSD.A$0.0670
First Trust Global Risk Managed Income Index ETFETP$0.0650
ETP.A$0.0560
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Consumer Staples Sector Index ETFFHC$0.0400
FHC.F$0.0325
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Industrials Sector Index ETFFHG$0.0450
FHG.F$0.0310
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Financial Sector Index ETFFHF$0.0900
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Technology Sector Index ETFFHQ$0.0650
FHQ.F$0.0400
First Trust Tactical Bond Index ETFFTB$0.0500
First Trust Canadian Capital Strength ETFFST$0.1000
FST.A$0.0350
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Consumer Discretionary Sector Index ETFFHD$0.0700
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Materials Sector Index ETFFHM$0.0550
First Trust AlphaDEX U.S. Utilities Sector Index ETFFHU$0.1100

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