Fund Overview

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  • Fund Category:
    International Equity
  • Fund Manager:
    FT Portfolios Canada Co.
  • Portfolio Advisor:
    First Trust Advisors L.P.
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  • Exchange:
    Toronto Stock Exchange
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Fees and Expenses

  • Management Fee: 0.70%
  • MER: 0.74% as at 2021-12-31
Please refer to the prospectus for detailed explanation of the funds fees and expenses.

Distribution Information (as at 2022-12-02)

  • Dividend Frequency:
  • Dividend Per Share Amount:2
  • Distribution Rate:3

Fund Characteristics (as at 2022-11-30)4

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Investment Objective

First Trust International Capital Strength ETF (the "First Trust ETF") seeks to provide Unitholders with long term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities of developed market companies, excluding the US and Canada, that are traded on global exchanges, with a focus on fundamental strength and growth. The First Trust ETF seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in securities of developed market companies, excluding the U.S. and Canada. Securities invested in by the First Trust ETF include common shares of public companies and American Depository Receipts ("ADRs"), Global Depository Receipts ("GDRs") and European Depository Receipts ("EDRs") that are traded on global exchanges or markets.

Current Data (as at 2022-12-02) Currency: CAD

NAV1% Change$ Change
Daily Volume52-Week High/LowAVG 30-Day Volume
222$27.43 / $19.853,908
Total Net AssetsOutstanding UnitsNumber of Holdings

Top 10 Holdings (as at 2022-12-01)5

Holding % of Net Assets
Genmab A/S 2.99%
Sandvik AB 2.92%
SAP SE 2.87%
ArcelorMittal 2.78%
Volvo AB (Class B) 2.76%
Kering 2.75%
Anglo American Plc 2.71%
Tenaris S.A. 2.71%
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. 2.70%
Straumann Holding AG (Registered) 2.70%

The top 10 investments make up 28.09% of the fund.

Portfolio Composition (as at 2022-12-01)5

Sector % of Net Assets
Health Care 19.73%
Information Technology 17.78%
Industrials 12.85%
Consumer Staples 11.32%
Energy 10.06%
Materials 8.08%
Consumer Discretionary 7.97%
Communication Services 6.64%
Utilities 2.52%
Financials 2.34%
Cash & Equivalents 0.36%

Country Breakdown (as at 2022-12-01)5

Country % of Net Assets
United Kingdom 16.94%
Japan 16.01%
France 12.65%
Switzerland 12.17%
Denmark 7.75%
Sweden 5.68%
Luxembourg 5.49%
Germany 5.21%
Australia 4.73%
South Korea 2.70%
The Netherlands 2.58%
Spain 2.52%
Norway 2.44%
Finland 2.42%

Risk Rating

This rating is based on how much the ETF’s returns have changed from year to year. It doesn’t tell you how volatile the ETF will be in the future. The rating can change over time. An ETF with a low risk rating can still lose money.

For more information about the risk rating and specific risks that can affect the ETF’s returns, see the Risk section of the ETF’s prospectus.


1 The NAV represents the fund's net assets (assets less liabilities) divided by the fund's outstanding shares .
2 Most recent distribution paid or declared to today's date. Subject to change in the future. There is no guarantee that the fund will declare dividends.
3 Distribution rate is calculated by dividing the most recent annualized distribution paid or declared by the Net Asset Value. Distribution rates may vary. The distributed amount may include return of capital (ROC) from time to time.
4 All market capitalization numbers are in CAD$ Millions.
5 Percentage of net assets may not equal 100%

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