Scotia Canadian Bond Index Fund

Right for you if:

  • You want a high level of regular interest income while tracking the performance of a major Canadian bond index

  • You're investing for at least three years and can accept low to medium risk

  • Investment Objectives

    To provide a high level of regular interest income and modest capital gains by tracking the performance of a generally recognized Canadian bond index, currently the FTSE TMX Canada Universe Bond Index. It invests primarily in:

    • bonds and treasury bills issued by Canadian federal, provincial and municipal governments and Canadian corporations
    • money market instruments issued by Canadian corporations, including commercial paper and bankers' acceptances


    Rates of return


    Date established 1999-11-08T00:00:00.000-05:00
    Series Availability Series A, Series D, Series F, Series I
    Fund Category Canadian Fixed Income
    Benchmark Index

    FTSE Canada Universe Bond Index

    Distribution Frequency Monthly
    Portfolio Advisor State Street Global Advisors
    Eligible for Registered Plans? Yes
    Management Expense Ratio For details on the fund's fees, please refer to either the Fund Profile or the Fund Facts.
    Minimum Initial Investment 500
    Minimum Subsequent Investment 25
    Fund Code BNS386

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