Desjardins Fixed Income ETFs

Going further for your clients—Reduced management fees

Counter risk with agility

Desjardins fixed income exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are low-cost solutions for diversifying client portfolios.

Used in combination with other products, they can:

  • Help protect capital from rising rates
  • Provide reliable income

Easy and agile purchase process

Rounding out portfolios has never been easier. Desjardins fixed income ETFs are relatively short-duration liquid investments that give you the agility to make snap decisions when rates go up.

Desjardins fixed income ETFs Management fees1
DCU Canadian Universe Bond Index 0.07% Newly reduced!
DRCU RI Active Canadian Bond -Low CO2 ETF 0.35%
DCS Canadian Short Term Bond Index 0.07% Newly reduced!
DCG 1-5 Year Laddered Canadian Government Bond Index 0.12% Newly reduced!
DCC 1-5 Year Laddered Canadian Corporate Bond Index 0.15% Newly reduced!
DCP Canadian Preferred Share Index 0.40% Newly reduced!

For more information, please consult the October 15, 2021 press release - External link. This link will open in a new window..

Understanding Management Expense Ratios (MER) - External link. This link will open in a new window.

Desjardins fixed income ETFs provide exposure to high-quality diversified portfolios that include:

  • Federal bonds
  • Provincial bonds
  • Municipal bonds
  • Corporate bonds
  • Preferred shares

Desjardins fixed income ETFs vs. risk

Three factors make Desjardins fixed income ETFs resistant to risk.

  • Diversification
    • Basic solutions to use in combination with other products
  • Agility
    • Short duration
    • Liquid investments
  • Protection
    • Quality securities

Reliable execution and optimized management

Our team has extensive experience in fixed income assets and can successfully replicate and optimize the various benchmark indexes for our ETFs.

DGAM has $65.9B in fixed income assets under management.*

Our team

Desjardins Global Asset Management (DGAM) is one of the largest portfolio managers in Canada.

  • $80.6B+ in assets under management*
  • 50 investment professionals
  • 16 ETFs

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  1. The ETF's annual management fee of the ETF's value, as at November 1, 2021.

* As at December 31, 2020.

Fixed income ETFs

The Desjardins Canadian Fixed Income ETFs and Desjardins Canadian Preferred Share ETF are not sponsored, promoted, sold or supported in any other manner by Solactive AG nor does Solactive AG offer any express or implicit guarantee or assurance either with regard to the results of using the applicable Index and/or Index trade mark or the Index Price at any time or in any other respect. The indexes are calculated and published by Solactive AG. Solactive AG uses its best efforts to ensure that the indexes are calculated correctly. Irrespective of its obligations towards the DGAM or the applicable Desjardins ETFs, Solactive AG has no obligation to point out errors in the Solactive AG Canadian Fixed Income Indices or the Solactive Canadian Rate Reset Preferred Share Index (TR) to third parties including but not limited to investors and/or financial intermediaries of the Desjardins ETFs. Neither publication of the Solactive AG Canadian Fixed Income Indices or the Solactive Canadian Rate Reset Preferred Share Index (TR) by Solactive AG nor the licensing of such Indices or applicable Index trade mark for the purpose of use in connection with the Desjardins Canadian Fixed Income ETFs and Desjardins Canadian Preferred Share ETF constitutes a recommendation by Solactive AG to invest capital in said financial instruments nor does it in any way represent an assurance or opinion of Solactive AG with regard to any investment in these Desjardins ETFs.For advisor use onlyReliable execution and optimized management Our team has extensive experience in fixed income assets and can successfully replicate and optimize the various benchmark indexes for our ETFs.

General and specific information

Desjardins ETFs

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 may all 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 Desjardins Exchange Traded Funds. Funds are offered by registered brokers.

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