RBC International Index Currency Neutral Fund

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State Street Global Advisors (Montreal)

Investment Objective

To provide long-term capital growth, while minimizing the exposure to currency fluctuations between foreign currencies and the Canadian dollar, by tracking the performance of its benchmark through investment in units of the RBC International Equity Index ETF.

Fund Details

Series: A
Fund Code: RBF559
Load Structure: No Load
Currency: CAD
Inception Date: Oct, 1998
Series A NAV $: 11.04
Series A MER %: 0.60
  • FTSE Developed ex North America Hedged 100% to CAD Index

  • Income Distribution: Annually
    Capital Gains Distribution: Annually
    Sales Status: Open
    Minimum Investment $: 500
    Subsequent Investment $: 25

    Notes: Fund's investment objective changed effective June 30, 2017.


    Performance Analysis as of  February 28, 2018

    Growth of $10,000

    Returns and Quartile Ranking
    Calendar Returns %

    Trailing Return %

    Portfolio Analysis

    Asset Mix

    Top Ten Holdings
    Top Ten Holdings % Assets
    Nestle SA 1.5
    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 1.2
    HSBC Holdings PLC 1.2
    Novartis AG 1.1
    Toyota Motor Corp 1.1
    Roche Holding AG Dividend Right Cert. 1.0
    Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class A 0.8
    British American Tobacco PLC 0.8
    Total SA 0.8
    BP PLC 0.8
    % Assets
    Total % of Top Ten Holdings 10.2
    Total Number of Stock Holdings 1,425
    Total Number of Bond Holdings 0
    Total Number of Other Holdings 9
    Total Number of Holdings 1,434
    Equity Style
    P/B Ratio 1.6
    P/E Ratio 15.1
    Avg. Mkt Cap. $Bil 42.4
    Top Geographic Allocations
    % Assets
    Eurozone 29.1
    Japan 24.5
    United Kingdom 15.9
    Europe (Ex Eurozone) 12.1
    Asia (Developed) 9.1
    Australia 6.7
    United States 0.9
    Canada 0.7
    Middle East 0.5
    Asia (Emerging) 0.5
    Europe (Emerging) 0.0
    Other 0.0
    Global Equity Sectors
    % Equity
    Financials 21.1
    Industrials 14.6
    Consumer Discretionary 12.9
    Consumer Staples 10.5
    Health Care 9.7
    Materials 8.3
    Information Technology 8.2
    Energy 5.0
    Telecommunications Services 3.5
    Real Estate 3.2
    Utilities 2.9
    Other 0.2

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